Graphics Environments on Linux

This chapter provides introductions and tutorial examples about graphics environments. Topics include introduction to GNOME desktop; creating GNOME applications in Python; introduction to XQuartz X11 server; running Tk Python, Matplotlib Python scripts and Java GUI apps on GNOME desktop and X11 server.

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Create GNOME Applications in Python

"tkinter" - Python Interface for Tk GUI

Matplotlib - Plotting Library for Python

XQuartz - X11 Server for MacOS

Matplotlib Backends and Architecture

Matplotlib Backend TkAgg for X11 Servers

"ssh -AXY" to Avoid "Could not open X display" Error

Matplotlib Interactive vs. Non-Interactive Mode

Java GUI Applications on Linux


Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to Linux Systems

 Cockpit - Web Portal for Administrator

 Process Management

 Files and Directories

 Users and Groups

 File Systems

 Block Devices and Partitions

 LVM (Logical Volume Manager)

 Installing CentOS

 SELinux - Security-Enhanced Linux

 Network Connection on CentOS

 Software Package Manager on CentOS - DNF and YUM

 Running Apache Web Server (httpd) on Linux Systems

 Running PHP Scripts on Linux Systems

 Running MySQL Database Server on Linux Systems

 Running Python Scripts on Linux Systems

 vsftpd - Very Secure FTP Daemon

 Postfix - Mail Transport Agent (MTA)

 Dovecot - IMAP and POP3 Server

 Email Client Tools - Mail User Agents (MUA)

 LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)

 GCC - C/C++ Compiler

Graphics Environments on Linux

 Conda - Environment and Package Manager

 Tools and Utilities

 Administrative Tasks


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