Commit 13ece45d authored by Sindhu S's avatar Sindhu S Committed by Kat

help: write instroduction.page

Added introduction to GNOME Terminal.
Explanation about GNOME Terminal's emulation behaviour
sourced from old DocBook help pages.

Added explanation about xterm emulation.

Added screenshot of GNOME Terminal.
parent 8a4b9e67
<page xmlns="http://projectmallard.org/1.0/"
type="guide"
id="introduction">
<info>
<revision version="0.1" date="2013-01-08" status="stub"/>
<credit type="author copyright">
<name>Sindhu S</name>
<email>sindhus@live.in</email>
<years>2013</years>
</credit>
<link type="guide" xref="index"/>
<desc>Introduction to GNOME <app>Terminal</app></desc>
</info>
<title>Introduction</title>
<p>GNOME Terminal is a terminal emulation application that you can use to access a UNIX shell environment and run any application available under GNOME Desktop environment.</p>
<p>GNOME <app>Terminal</app> emulates the xterm. In turn, xterm emulates a text terminal with support for escape sequences that control cursor position and colors.</p>
<table>
<tr>
<td>
<media type="image" src="figures/gnome-terminal.png" width="700">
<p>Screenshot of GNOME <app>Terminal</app></p>
</media>
</td>
</tr>
<tr><td><p><em>GNOME Terminal</em></p></td></tr>
</table>
</page>
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