So you have seen Spaces on a Mac and thought it’s a very cool feature and wondered why it’s not available for other systems. You’re wrong, Linux has used this for years. Let’s see why we have workspaces and how we can use them.
Sometimes we need to install software that is only available in source code. The “readme” file tells us that it is a simple configure-make-make install routine. Should we proceed as the file says? We explain why not and what we have to do.