Jump to content

open terminal without running x

open terminal without running

  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic



    InsanelyMac Protégé

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 4 posts

I've always used Unix and linux terminals (bash), but i'm used to do so without running x.
For linux i know a "shortcut" which consists out of 3 keys, "crtl+alt+F1-F6", but has anyone came across a similar shortcut or even a way to open a terminal without running x?

With kind regards,

Gringo Vermelho

Gringo Vermelho

    The Jan Bird fix

  • Supervisors
  • 6,224 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Brazil
What do you mean running Terminal without running x? OS X does not "run x" in the first place.

If you want to make a custom key combination that launches Terminal.app there is free software out there that can do that.



    InsanelyMac Sage

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 412 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:US
I think he means X11. The terminal app is located in your utilities folder. You can put it in the dock for easy access.

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

© 2017 InsanelyMac  |   News  |   Forum  |   Downloads  |   OSx86 Wiki  |   Designed by Ed Gain  |   Logo by irfan  |   Privacy Policy