Wiki Category: Informative

Minimum Specification Hardware FAQs

Minimum Spec FAQ When living on the bleeding edge of Bodhi Linux Minimum Hardware Specification (as defined below), some unique situations (such as severe memory-constraints) may be experienced that simply would not happen on systems afforded with a more lavish hardware specification. This article looks to answer some common questions on this subject, c/w some...

Introducing the Bodhi Linux FAQs

FAQs Below is a listing of our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) pages, c/w a brief outline of what each page covers. If you cannot find the answer you are looking for within these pages, feel free to raise a question within our  or in our Getting Started FAQs Covering items such as: Selecting the most...

Administrative Task FAQs

Administrative Tasks Many new Bodhi users seem to have the same questions relating to common Administrative Tasks, so here are the answers to a few of them. What is Terminology, how do I use it? Terminology is a terminal emulator for Linux, giving you access to the Linux command line. For more details see Terminology. Is there...

PCManFM File Manager

PCManFM PCManFM Is the default file manager supplied with Bodhi Linux. To launch it, click on its icon located on the shelf, or type pc into Quick Launcher (<ctrl> + <space>), or navigate the Main Menu: Applications>System Tools>File Manager PCManFM. A list of features can be found within the App Centre. For a comprehensive user guide...

Networking / Wi-Fi FAQs

Networking / Wi-Fi Many new Bodhi Linux users seem to have the same questions relating to Networking / Wi-Fi, so here are the answers to a few of them. How do I identify my Networking Hardware? The following Terminology commands (Main Menu > Applications > System Tools > Terminology ) will out details that when posted...

Moksha Desktop FAQs

Moksha Desktop Many new Bodhi users seem to have the same questions relating to Moksha Desktop, so here are the answers to a few of them. What is Moksha Desktop, how do I use it? There is a wealth of information in the wiki relating to Moksha Desktop. A good starting point is Moksha Desktop, under...

Bodhi Linux – Pure Enlightenment FAQ

Bodhi Linux – Pure Enlightenment Bodhi Linux 6.x comes with a choice of Window Managers, either Moksha Desktop or Enlightenment. Discrete Bodhi installation ISO’s have been created specifically for each, your decision on which to use is made before installation. Although functionally similar (Moksha being a fork of Enlightenment) there are one or two significant and...

Terminology

Terminology Terminology Is the default terminal supplied with Bodhi Linux. For numerous reasons, the terminal can be known by many other names Terminal, Console, Command-Line Interface (CLI), Shell, Bash, etc.  Terminology is used to run Linux commands.  To launch Terminology, click on its icon located on the shelf, or type Terminology into Quick Launcher (<ctrl> +...

Basic (but) Useful Linux Commands

Command Line Basics – Useful Linux Commands While it is possible to use Bodhi Linux without much knowledge or use of the Command Line Interface (CLI [terminal]) and to stick primarily with the Graphical User Interface (GUI), there are certain tasks that are more efficient/easier to perform via the CLI/terminal.  Generally, you will use a terminal emulator (Bodhi’s default...

Conky – A Full Guide

About Conky Conky is a light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any information on your desktop.  Conky is licensed under the GPL and runs on Linux and BSD. Conky is much like making a desktop gadget. It creates a little window, which can be disguised as being transparent. People use Conky to draw various...