A combination of display monitor and keyboard (or other device that allows input) for system monitoring and administration.

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How can I switch line-wrapping on and off from within less

I know I can run less -S and avoid long line wrapping. But can I switch wrapping on and off from within less?
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In Eclipse, is it possible to configure two console views to always show the output from the same applications?

For example, I'm writing a server, whose logs I print to a console view. I'm also using testNG, whose logs I print to another console view. I use the "pin" functionality on the server console, ...
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What is the difference between shell, console, and terminal?

I'm confused with the terminology. What is the difference between shell, console, and terminal?
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How to close a tmux session

I am using tmux to manage multiple terminal windows. Currently I have 2 windows open with multiple panes. I know that I have to use the prefix (for me it is ctrl+a) to enter commands. How can I ...
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mac terminal and iterm does queue up input during operations

I have this problem where if I input something time consuming the inputs I give the terminal does not queue up on the next command line. $ rails c afsdfadfadsfadfa development environment (Rails ...
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How to get Deep Freeze Enterprise Console to report the PC (local) it's installed on?

This is Jan Sher, I simply wanted to know how I could get my own Computer to report into the Console of Deep Freeze Enterprise. I did install Deep Freeze by the Workstation Install program created in ...
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Unix text streams to serve as message queues

The UNIX philosophy suggests we built a lot of simple programs that do one thing well and that we do them with text streams. That is, the standard input/output channels are sufficient means of ...
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Windows console aliases in any cmd.exe? Is it possible?

Thanks to similar questions, i figured out how to use aliases in Windows. I created *.bat file with content: DOSKEY tf=npm run testCucumberFirefox DOSKEY tc=npm run testCucumberChrome DOSKEY tie=npm ...
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Conemu ssh results in “Pseudo-terminal will not be allocated because stdin is not a terminal”

I'm using a Conemu task to ssh into my server. In order to have 256 color for my motd generator support I have put the cygwin-connector conemu-cyg-64.exe in the bin folder of my CygWin installation on ...
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using posh-git with conemu

I tried doing what the fellow at this site managed: https://github.com/rajmenon/KB/wiki/Setup-a-ConEmu-task-for-posh-git--(w--Github-for-windows) doing the same as he using the keybind in conemu ...
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SDL without X (dosbox on console of old notebook)

I am trying to run dosbox on low memory (512MB - 32MB video RAM) notebook without x windows for fun. It's not working out of the box and I am getting "can't init SDL no available video device" error. ...
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How to use different profiles for different console environment?

Can I use two or more different profiles used in my console as the same time? Since, I always ssh to the other machines ,e.g. servers. in my console. Somehow, I always mix it up with my current PC. ...
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Windows - How to redirect all console output to text file? The console program is called by another software that I can't control

It's a pretty complicated issue (at least for me). GUI software at a given moment, calls console software, which outputs something to console and quits. I'd like to save those results to a text file, ...
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How to get the summarized sizes of folders and their subfolders?

Let's say I want to get the size of each folder of a linux file system. When I use ls -la I don't really get the summarized size of the folders. If I use df I get the size of each mounted file system ...
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7-Zip command line to extract a folder from an archive

I'm using the 7-Zip commandline to extract a ZIP archive called abc.zip which is an archive with a folder called 'zipper' with three text files in it (a.txt, b.txt, and c.txt). My problem is when I ...
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Why are console capabilities stuck in the seventies? [closed]

How far have we come in the past 30 to 40 years. Gigs of RAM. Terabytes of disk space. Gigahertz processors. 4K and 5K flat displays. My console has a whopping, wait for it, 80x25 characters and 16 ...
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Unzip a specific subfolder in an archive with the 7-Zip command line version

I want to unzip an ZIP archive, but just a subfolder in it. Example structure archive.zip: -rootfolder --subfolder ---subsubfolder I just want to unzip subsubfolder with 7-Zip (preferably). How ...
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Is there a command line MP3 player for Windows? [closed]

Is there a command line MP3 player for Windows? It needs to support CJK filenames. I have tried the following so far: mpg123: doesn't have the ability to pause/fast forward/backward. MpxPlayer: ...
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How fdupes can preserve second file

Can I preserve second files in list, when works with fdupes? fpupes -N -r . Preserve first files in list, but I need save the SECOND files. I have about 2000 duplicates and type for each 2 in ...
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Linux how to get a console where you can select, copy, paste move your cursor like in a normal text editor?

How to setup a console in linux where the text behaves like in a normal text editor, I want to be able to select, copy, paste, move with ctrl+arrow, move with mouse like in a normal text editor. How ...
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Kill processes and programs in windows instantly

Some programs I run can't be killed and terminated even from the Task Manager. Sometimes they can be terminated but it takes too long. I want a method that always kills them instantly. Is there any ...
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How to stop Safari Develop Tools from changing tabs on page reload?

I often need to use Chrome, Firefox, and Safari developer tool panels. Somehow, Safari gets "stuck" on a particular tab such as the Resources tab. I want to watch the Console tab, yet every time I ...
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Windows 7 unable to launch java control panel

whenever I click on java control panel, nothing happens. I did C:\Windows\System32>control java.cpl still nothing happens. I installed Java 6 update 24(the latest update), did not help. how do I ...
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Problems on OSX 10.8.3 System Console , can you help me?

I would like to know what the following console message means: 24.05.13 09:26:00,251 com.apple.launchd[1]: (org.samba.nmbd[3502]) Exited with code: 1 24.05.13 09:26:00,251 com.apple.launchd[1]: ...
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Non-latin letters shown bold in console when using ter-v16n font

I have to show various UTF-8 characters in my CentOS terminal and I'm playing with Terminus console fonts. If I'm using ter-u16n font I get properly drawn Cyrillic characters but available character ...
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Change Linux console screen blanking behavior

How do I change the screen blanking behavior on Linux virtual terminals? For example, if I switch to a VT from X, login, and leave the system alone for 5 minutes or so, the screen will blank like a ...
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Changing names of many folders with Windows console or batch file

I have a folder with many folders inside. They have a name pattern: dd-mm_PSD and I want them to be named with that pattern: mm_dd_PSD becouse it's easier to manage. Can I do it "globally" with ...
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How to force GPG to use console-mode pinentry to prompt for passwords?

Whenever I try to use gpg from a console-based environment such as ssh sessions it fails because the GTK pinentry dialog cannot be shown in a SSH session. I tried unset DISPLAY but it does not help ...
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Why does my PowerShell belief it's a Cygwin terminal?

Lately I discovered that colorama* does not work as intended. It does not convert ANSI escape sequences into WinAPI calls to change the PoSh console text colors. I noticed that it works correct in an ...
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Linux Console Keyboard Lockup pressing CapsLock

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS console running in VirtualBox in Win7 locks up when pressing Caps Lock: no further keyboard input is accepted, not even Alt+CursorRight or Ctrl+Alt+Del (issued from VirtualBox). Edit: ...
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remap ctrl-shift-up -down (xubuntu, bash)

I'm using xubuntu 14.04 and trying to remap ctrl-shift-up/-down arrow key in vim in xfce-terminal (not gvim). Doing the same with left/right works fine. The keys are not mapped in some xfce-settings. ...
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Console like Gnome Terminal for Windows [closed]

I'm looking for console like the Gnome Terminal for Windows to replace cmd.exe. I'd like to have tabs and easy copy&paste. Do you know a tool like that?
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How to show console of hidden (background) task in Windows?

I am using task scheduler. I am runing many console software on Startup. The console software works great in the background. Sometimes I want to see the "CONSOLE" of those software. Is there any way ...
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How can I restore a remote desktop session to the local console?

After I am finished with a remote desktop connection, I'd like to be able to restore the remote desktop to the local console so that the user doesn't have to re-enter the password and log back in. ...
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How do I host a mintty shell inside of Console2?

I like to use Console2 for my Windows shell work, where I usually make it open a cygwin bash prompt. I'd like to try out MinTTY (2), and want to host it within Console2 as well. If this is possible, ...
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Can I read a serial console over USB (not with an adapter)?

I'm working with a device that provides serial console access via a USB-B port. My workstation is a laptop running Linux Mint 17.1. Previously, I was able to access the serial console from my laptop ...
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Change Windows default console

I use Console2 (SourceForge warning), and I'd like to essentially replace the default command prompt with Console. If there's a global way to do this I'd be very happy, but at the very least I'd like ...
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Unexpected BPython console output behaviour

I am using BPython to run Python scripts, and I found the console output has a different behavior than the regular Python console.. For example this small snippet: import time for i in range(100): ...
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Mac OS X - Why doesn't the 'open' command pass parms for me from a bash script?

I am attempting to run this 'open' command through a bash script, but the arguments aren't passing for some reason. Any ideas? #!/bin/bash open -a /Applications/Google\ Chrome.app/ --args ...
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how do you keep a console open after a runas command completes?

I'm trying to run the SharePoint 'stsadm' command using 'runas /user:spsetup "stsadm args...". The user authenticates, and the program runs, but it runs in a new console window which closes ...
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How to add a font to the Cmd window choices in Windows 7 64-bit?

I tried following the procedure outlined in this previous answer and it doesn't work: http://superuser.com/a/5079/2366 Specifically I'm trying to add Lucida Sans Typewriter Regular to the choices of ...
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Xyplex MaxServer 20 Terminal Server

I recently purchased a Xyplex (which was purchased by MRV) MaxServer 1620 terminal server for my CCNA lab so I could manage all of the console connections from a single device.. Well, that was the ...
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how to launch an sftp transfer via the console

I need to move 5 gigs of files from one remote host onto another remote host, which does not make the scp command available via the console. So i'm contemplating any other options than first ...
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Run cURL commands from Windows console

Is there a way to install cURL in windows in order to run cURL commands from the command prompt?
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Internet Explorer 11's Javascript console won't open

I need to use IE11's Javascript console, but I can't find the way to open it... I'm pressing F12 and there's no response. Is there any way I can open it?
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How can I change console shell's resolution in ubuntu 9.10

How can I change console shell's resolution? By this I mean the shell when you Ctrl+Alt+F1. I'm running Ubuntu 9.10, I thought this could be done by changing grub's menu.lst file by with grub2 I ...
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Colorised console output in Linux

There is an option --color in many GNU software like ls for example. So I want programs which have this option (--color auto) to use it by default even it isn't written. I use Arch Linux and Live CD ...
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rsyslog.conf: kern.err /dev/console. Where do these messages go?

There is a commented line in rsyslog.conf: #kern.* /dev/console If I add this line to the configuration file: kern.notice /dev/console Where do these messages go? If I run this ...
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Is it possible for Windows' command prompt to display the correct charters when connected to a linux machine via SSH?

I'm sorry for the long question, but I wanted to make sure it got the point across. The thing is, that no matter what I do, when I use a linux-based console application that uses ncurses, via SSH ...
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FireBug works but doesn't produce results in the console

When I execute any command, e.g. the very simple console.log("hazaa") I don't get the output in the console window. The same command on my other computers works well. It works on the regarded computer ...