X: A Guide for Users

X: A Guide for Users

By: Jerry D. Smith (author)Paperback

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For all end-users working in the X environment (engineers, programmers, scientists, and writers) and system administrators. Designed for users of the X Window System-both novice and expert alike-this volume provides a balance of detailed tutorial material that explains the X Window System from a user's perspective and helpful hints for customizing their X environments to maximize user productivity.

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1. Introduction. 2. Getting Started with X. 3. Window Manager Fundamentals. 4. Using Common X Clients. 5. Configuring X Clients with X Resources. 6. Managing X Resource Specifications. 7. Working with X Toolkit-based Applications. 8. Fonts. 9. Colors. 10. Graphics. 11. X Server-related Customizations. 12. Window Managers. 13. X from X Terminals. Appendix A: X-related Issues. Appendix B: Properties. Appendix C: Resource Repositories. Appendix D: Event and Translation Information. Appendix E: Keysyms. Appendix F: OSF/Motif Virtual Keys. References. Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 10/03/1994
  • ISBN13: 9780131237957
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 368
  • ID: 9780131237957
  • weight: 1033
  • ISBN10: 0131237950

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