the mighty cyclic/scrolling info-screen thread

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http://crunchbang.org – there's an idea i've had for a while, that would be really nice to have, but i never found a way.  that being to have information auto-scroll on a monitor / in a terminal.  i had thought this useful for not just various system infos, but for monitoring all sorts, or even just scrolling kernel source code (lol), so it can be available at a glance, without interaction. or even perhaps a slow scroll of large outputs, like "tree /".icarus has just come into irc asking for a fairly similar idea... which i'll let him explain:(09:05:34) icarus: ok, so say you have a (HowTos)