Stuck in a Terminal? Try column80.com

It’s always nice to know you can get help via all sorts of ways, especially via text browsers. This would have been amazingingly useful to me back when I only had one PC and I was still learning things, but it’s nice to know sites like this exist still for the real emergencies.

column80 is basically a text-browser (read Lynx) way to search and use Stack Exchanges. Which means, we have a nice text-friendly version of Ask Ubuntu:

Pair this up with pastebinit and maybe being stuck in a terminal on some godforsaken server in some abandoned building might not be so bad. :)

I suspect this might be useful for people who prefer to browse in a more 1980’s view as well. Enjoy!

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