Let us start by defining what is
xprop is simply a tool, to query, set, and remove the properties of an
X11 window .
X11, a property simply has a name, a type, a format, a value, and is associated with a window.
There is a set of functions, provided by
X11, which allows manipulating a property, and they … Read More
An atom in
X11, is of type
Atom, which is defined in the
<X11/Xatom.h header, as :
typedef unsigned long Atom; /* Also in Xdefs.h */
An atom is
32 bits, the reason, that
long was chosen, … Read More
X11, you can use multiple font systems, practically there is the
X11 core font system , core as in being part of the core protocol, and there is a newer font system, called the
xft font … Read More
xset is a tool, which allows specifying certain configuration, for the
X11 server. Mainly these configuration, are related to hardware, that the
X11 server interacts with, so the keyboard, the mouse, the display, this being said, the display power … Read More
The command line , is the place where you type in your commands , to be interpreted and executed by the shell .
The command line is located just after the shell prompt , which usually has the format:
username@host:currentWorkingDirectory$… Read More