"I've spent more than my fair share of time playing Quake games
over the years, but I never thought anything from Quake would prove
helpful in my day-to-day work. However, the Quake games had one
feature that I longed for at my workstation--namely, the ability to
quickly pull down a console to run a few commands with a keystroke,
and then make the console disappear again with another quick
keystroke. YaKuake is exactly what I was looking for..."