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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/screen
 
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|Computer languages=C
 
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|Documentation note=User reference manual included
 
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|IRC help=irc://irc.freenode.net/screen
 
|Related projects=tmux,Ncurses,Surfraw,Termutils
 
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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Revision as of 08:59, 10 May 2014

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GNU Screen

https://www.gnu.org/software/screen
Screen is a terminal window manager that multiplexes a single terminal between several processes. The virtual terminals each provide features such as a scroll-back buffer and a copy-and-paste mechanism. Screen then manages the different virtual terminals, allowing to easily switch between them, to detach them from the current session, or even splitting the view to show two terminals at once.

Documentation

Online documentation available at: https://www.gnu.org/software/screen/manual/

Some of the most important keybindings include:

  • C-a ? (help) Show all keybindings.
  • C-a c (screen) Create new windows.
  • C-a SPACE (next) Advance to next window (with wraparound).
  • C-a C-a (other) Toggle between the current and previously displayed windows.
  • C-a n (select n) Switch to window n=0 ... 9.
  • C-a : (colon) Online configuration change.

See the man page or TeXinfo manual for many more keybindings and commands.

"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/#screen " IRC general channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/#screen

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:screen

Download

Download version 4.5.0 (stable)
released on 17 January 2017

VCS Checkout

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterGenium5 January 2017



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Amadeusz Sławiński Maintainer
Alexander Naumov Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
FreeBSD Homepage https://www.freshports.org/sysutils/screen/
Developer E-mail mailto:screen-devel@gnu.org
Developer Bug Tracking https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=screen
NetBSD Homepage http://pkgsrc.se/misc/screen
Developer Download http://ftpmirror.gnu.org/screen/
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/screen.git
Guix Homepage https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/packages/s.html
Help E-mail mailto:screen-users@gnu.org
Debian Homepage https://packages.debian.org/jessie/screen
Developer Mailing List Subscribe https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/screen-devel
Gentoo Homepage https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-misc/screen
Users Mailing List Subscribe https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/screen-users


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 18 January 2017.



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