Monthly Archives: June 2011

Close frozen SSH session without closing terminal

The VPN connection to my university often drops, leaving me with frozen SSH sessions. I've found out how to close the connection without closing the terminal window. One just has to press these keys in sequence: ENTER ~ . Source: … Continue reading

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Ubuntu middle dot compose key sequence

I use Programmer Dvorak as my keyboard layout and can never remember the compose key sequence for the middle dot (or interpunct) character "·". The key sequence is Compose-key ^ . Note: it's the circumflex character, not the control key.

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