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Questions tagged [tui]

To be used for questions on Text User Interfaces (TUIs), as opposed to Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs).

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How to increase window edge resize grabbing distance in Xfce?

I have to struggle with the mouse cursor, to grab the exact window edge or corner pixel in order to resize. The bandwith of how far the mouse can be from the exact window edge feels like less than ...
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Are there differences between CLI and TUI?

In "Text-based user interface" Wikipedia's article, when talk to text based user interface, the first sentence is: Not to be confused with Command-line interface. I can't find some differences ...
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Quit waiting on user input

I am trying to implement a waiting time the user can choose to skip by pressing any key. Also it must not print anything on the terminal as I am using it to display a progress bar. I am having ...
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Can I setup a text only session and a GUI session at once?

I am yet on my legendary Lenovo T400 laptop which has the built in LCD display and a VGA connector which allow me to have an external monitor attached to my laptop and share different sceneries for ...
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Command-line IRC program? [duplicate]

I currently use xchat as my default IRC program, but I don't really like GUIs, I prefer TUIs, is there an IRC program out there which has a TUI rather than a GUI? I am running Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 with ...
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Terminal space invaders?

I was just wondering if there was a command-line TUI space invaders game for Ubuntu? I am running Ubuntu GNOME 15.04.
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Unable to exit TUIs due to F10 opening the File pull-down menu instead of quitting the program as meant to

I use applications such as Midnight Commander, and htop, however I have a problem when quitting, I am forced to either terminate the process, or to click on the quit button myself, if there is one, ...
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Is it there a Text User Interface (terminal application) which does what Kalarm do?

Since there's no updates on the enhancement request raised by @DavidJarvie on the KAlarm Project, documented in my previous question over here: https://askubuntu.com/a/257843/9598, I started wondering ...