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A Practical Guide to Red Hat® Linux® 8 by Mark G. Sobell

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Exercises

1.Where is the GNOME menu button, and what does it look like? Why is it an important tool?
2.What is the Main panel? What does your Main panel show you, and what can you do with it? Discuss the Window List and Workspace Switcher applets.
3.What is a URI? A desktop file?
4.What happens when you click a Start-Here button? How is this useful?
5.What are tooltips? How are they useful? How can you turn them off in Metacity?
6.What is Nautilus?
  1. List two ways that you can you open a file using Nautilus.

  2. How does Nautilus “know” what tool to use to open different types of files?

  3. Which are the three common Nautilus toolbars? What kinds of tools do you find on each?

  4. Discuss the use of the Nautilus Location bar.

7.List the steps you would take to cause ...

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