Q. 1 - Hey, Im having a problem, i dont know how to connect to redbrick, every time i try to type my password, nothing comes up on the black screen!! what am i dong wrong? Do many people have this problem, or am I just retarded? I wish i was leet like cmte boy : ( ^^real mail. -- 2. Hey, I've been using chat on Redbrick, but I can't figure it out. How do I join and leave channels, and is there anyway to see a list of all the rooms? -- 3. Hey guys, I can't remember my password, which, as I'm sure you're aware, makes it difficult for me access my account. Can you help me out? -- 4. This may be a stupid questions but here goes. I'm trying to upload a website to the redbrick space but anytime I try it I end up in the camac dcu wnscp thing. Is it done through the dcu space? What code should I be logging into winscp with? Your help would be greatly appreciated. ^^real mail. -- 5. hi i recently joined rebrick but i am unable to view my homepage the address is http://www.redbrick.dcu.ie/~noob it says i am restricted for some reason any ideas? thanks ^^real mail. -- 6. Hey guys, I just deleted an important file by accident, is there any way I can get it back? -- 7. Hey, I've seen a load of people with super awesome borders around their heys and messages up top and bottom, how do i get those? -- 8. Yo, I noticed everyone else has a plan and a project when I finger them, how do I get these for myself? -- 9. Hi, I'm in first year of CA and I'd like to do some Java programming on Redbrick, is Java installed on any of the servers? -- 10. Hey, You know, I'm getting real sick of this nano thing... I want to use a real editor like vim, but I can't figure out the commands. How do I save a file in vim, and how do I quit without saving? -- 11. Hi, The Redbrick boards look really cool, but I can't figure out how to use slrn. How do I post messages and start new topics? -- 12. Hi, I have no web design skills, and for some silly reason I think it would be a great idea to make lots of .mp3 files play in the background when someone's viewing my website. I uploaded these files but no luck, are mp3s blocked on Redbrick or what? -- 13. Hey, I uploaded a bunch of files to my Redbrick webspace, but when I try to view or download them, I get a message telling me access is forbidden. How can I fix this? -- 14. Hi, I've decided I'm really sick of mutt and want a new, flashy webmail client. Does Redbrick have anything like that? How can I use them? -- 15. Hi! I hear Redbrick has a photo gallery. Where can I find my page on it and how much space do I have for storing photos? -- 16. What's wrong this .procmailrc file: # procmailrc! MAILDIR=$HOME/Maildir LOGFILE=$HOME/.ProcMailLog SHELL=/usr/local/shells/bash # folder for committee mail * ^(To|Cc|Delivered-To): .*committee(.*)?redbrick.dcu.ie .committee/ # folder for helpdesk mail * ^(To|Cc|Delivered-To): .*helpdesk(.*)?redbrick.dcu.ie .helpdesk/ # general mail folder .general/ -- 17. How do I make my hey border permanent? I hate typing it in every time I hey someone... -- 18. Hey, I'm finding this Unix thing kinda tough, can you help me out with some of the basic commands? How do I navigate around directories and how do I delete files, make directories and copy files? -- 19. Hey! I've started using mutt. It's really cool, but I'd like to have my own signature at the end of all my mails. How do I set that up with mutt? -- 20. Hi, I've started using this PHP thing everyone keeps talking about, but it won't work! Is there anything special that I have to do with the files to make them run on Redbrick? -- 21. Hi, I'd like to make a section on my website password protected, any idea how I could do this? -- 22. Hey, I hear there's a way to use MSN through IRC on Redbrick, any idea how I could do that? -- 23. Yo, I'm getting tired of my prompt, I'd like to change it around, maybe add a few things here and there... How do I go about changing it? Can you give me some examples? -- 24. Hi! I just started my own channel on IRC, but I was wondering how can I make it password protected? Can you tell me a few of the other modes that I can use for my channel? I'd also like to know how to give my friends ops and stuff. -- 25. Hi, One of my windows just froze up! It doesn't seem to be responding to any commands or anything... how can I fix it? -- 26. Hi, I'd like to get a mysql account on Redbrick, do you guys have that? How do I get one? -- 27. Ok, I think I just missed an important hey, how do I check who's been sending me heys I got? -- 28. Hi, I've been using IRC on the Redbrick server, but I'd also like to connect to a few channels on other IRC servers too. How do I go about using two servers at once, and how do I switch between the two of them? -- 29. Hey, I see when I use rbusers or other programs that it has a different colour for "friends". How do I add people to my friends list so I can see this? -- 30. Hi, My Redbrick email all goes straight to my DCU address. How do I fix this so I can read my email using the highly awesome mutt client. -- 31. Hey, Could you give me a quick explanation of how to use chmod and change my file permissions? What do the numbers represent? -- 32. I've been trying to use Screen recently, what's the difference between reattaching with screen -DR and screen -x? -- 33. ***** SUPER BONUS QUESTION ROUND!!! ***** 1\. Explain how to use screen in ten words or less. 2\. How do you get ye flask? 3\. Draw Redbrick's army using ascii.