Posts Tagged ‘terminal’

Disable bell on every terminal types

April 1st, 2009 No comments

Just put the following line into /etc/profile or similar and your Terminal will ‘never’ annoy you again.

setterm -blength 0

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Changing default size of gnome-terminal

February 25th, 2009 1 comment

Everybody who works much with consoles under Gnome will once a day ask this question: “WTF do I have to do to change the f***ing default size of my f***ing terminal?” The Solution is easy but it needs an annoying amount of time to find it

  • Open the file /usr/share/vte/termcap/xterm with root rights in your favourite editor.
  • Change the values for ‘co’ and ‘li’ in the following line:

Here it’s changed to a terminal-size of 103×28

  • Restart X

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