[Ilugc] About Linux advocacy in colleges (failed in CEG)
- From: sridharinfinity@xxxxxxxxx (Sridhar R)
- Date: Mon Jul 5 07:42:18 2004
On Mon, 5 Jul 2004 07:38:25 +0530, Suraj Kumar <suraj@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Sridhar R wrote:
| May be. But what is missing the default shell (csh?!) is
| autocompletion, which makes that solaris default shell as useless.
Why bother when you have sunfreeware.com (or is it
sunfreeware.org?). Long time no solaris, I forget. But that site is
where I used to get all the GNU utils from to make Solaris a useful
I tried that. The .pkg files can be installed only as root (no home
style installtions like opera). And the administrators are reluctant
to install extra packages (maintainence overhead?).
Sridhar - http://www.cs.annauniv.edu/~rsridhar
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