added a bit more about screen
authorNancy R Ouyang <nouyang@mit.edu>
Tue, 17 Nov 2009 00:00:44 +0000 (19:00 -0500)
committersipb-www <sipb-www@real-mccoy.mit.edu>
Tue, 17 Nov 2009 00:00:44 +0000 (19:00 -0500)
doc/zephyr.mdwn

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@@ -298,7 +298,9 @@ different computer and want to check your zephyrs - how do you do
 this?  These problems can be solved with the magic of screen.
 
 A more detailed and extensive explanation of this can be found at
-[http://web.mit.edu/kchen/arch/common/bin/owl-screen.txt](http://web.mit.edu/kchen/arch/common/bin/owl-screen.txt).
+[http://web.mit.edu/kchen/arch/common/bin/owl-screen.txt](http://web.mit.edu/kchen/arch/common/bin/owl-screen.txt). Basic commands are [Ctrl-a] followed by [c] to open a new window (like a tab), [Ctrl-a][w] to see a list of open windows, and [Ctrl-a] followed by a number to go to that window.
+
+Do note that running `owl-screen` as apposed to just runnning `screen` and then a barnowl instance provides niceties such as reminders to renew your tickets (the process /mit/kchen/arch/i386_rhel4/bin/cont-renew-notify). Also, Barnowl will always be located on the `0` tab of an `owl-screen` instance, so [Ctrl-a][0] will always take you back to Barnowl.
 
 ### Screen