How do I get a Whitebus account? Click here if you want to sign up for a Whitebus account.
How do I log into Whitebus? You will need to download a program to connect to Whitebus, found here. Once you have one of the programs, run it and enter your user name and password.
I am new to the Linux environment. Can you give me some basic commands? Click here for a nice list of basic Linux commands.
How can I read and write e-mails? Type "pine" at the command prompt to run the e-mail program pine. Most commands appear at the bottom of the screen and ^X stands for Ctrl-X.
How can I chat with other Whitebus members? At the command prompt, type "ytalk [username1] [username2] [username3]" to chat with as many as 3 other members who are currently logged on Whitebus. For example:
[user@wbus user]$ ytalk joe bob
How do I create a web page? Type "setupwww" at the command prompt and a web directory called "public_html" will be created automatically. Go to Web Page Help for more details.
How do I log off of Whitebus?
Type "logout" at the command prompt to log off.