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Windows 10 logo Linux logo - 'Tux'

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(on Wikipedia)
https://github.com/Microsoft/WSL
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/wsl/about

  • aka wsl
  • Sometimes known as Bash on Ubuntu on Windows or Bash on Windows

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https://github.com/DeaDBeeF-Player/deadbeef
https://deadbeef.sourceforge.io/

An audio player.

Straightforward, with few dependencies and a lot of audio format support.

See also:

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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

dialog-checklist.png

(on Wikipedia)
https://invisible-island.net/dialog/

A program to present a commandling dialog, that lets a scripter get user input.

Capable enough for everyday scripts. Capable enough that to get a "GUI" dialog, I would rather spawn a terminal and use dialog.

  • dialog
  • A GUI option would be Xdialog, which comes with most distributions.

    • 2016-03-29 - Xdialog does not come with Slackware 14.1
  • I think it's hilarious there are so many nice screenshots of a text program.



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