[ubuntu-uk] . Re: Twin DVD drives not mounting

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Tue Sep 22 14:41:34 UTC 2015

On 22 September 2015 at 15:59, David Goldsbrough <daveg at boavon.plus.com> wrote:
> I am now in my early 60s and have vast IT experience including a former
> HP-UX systems administrator - quite some years ago now.

In that case, you should know your way around the Unix shell.

Perhaps the path to happiness doesn't lie in Linux with a GUI and
accessibility tools, but in sticking to the shell.

There is a GUI-less distro designed especially for this:


On a large screen, 80*25 text is pretty big and might be readable
enough without further magnification. Modern Linux tools let you do a
lot from the shell -- email, web, chat, music, video, image viewing,

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