Funtoo Linux First Steps/Helpful Applications for Daily Usage
Here are some other packages you may want to consider installing via
- Allows you to have persistent login sessions.
- Similar to
screen-- some people prefer it.
- Grant root privileges to selected users and command combinations.
- Colorful and informative text-based process list.
- Similar to htop, includes disc I/O and network I/O in display.
- Quick portage package search
- Portage utils
- GNU Midnight Commander is a text based file manager --- some will recall
- Command-line interface to various pastebins; very useful in providing info along with bugs reports
- A modular textUI IRC client with IPv6 support; a powerful tool to get help, but note that Funtoo Community has no IRC channel, and moved to Discord. Nice companion to
root # emerge --jobs app-misc/screen sudo htop eix gentoolkit app-misc/mc wgetpaste net-irc/irssi