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Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User reference manual included
Full description '''A full screen window manager that lets '''A full screen window manager that lets a physical terminal handle several processes, typically interactive shells.''' Each virtual terminal has a scrollback history buffer and a copy/paste mechanism to move text regions between windows. "Screen" creates a single window with a shell (or a specified command) in it; after that you run the program as you normally would. You can create new full-screen windows with other programs in them, including more shells, at any time; you can also kill the current window, view a list of active windows, toggle output logging, copy text between windows, view the scrollback history, switch between windows, etc. Windows run their programs independently of each other; programs keep running even if their window is not visible or the whole screen session detaches from the terminal.screen session detaches from the terminal.
GNU package identifier screen  +
Homepage URL https://www.gnu.org/software/screen  +
IRC help irc://irc.freenode.net/screen  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords shell  + , software development  + , screen  + , window manager  + , virtual terminal  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 10 May 2014  +
License GPLv3orlater +
License verified by genium  +
License verified date 10 May 2014  +
Name Screen  +
Real name Juergen Weigert  + , Jason Merrill  + , Oliver Laumann  + , Amadeusz Sławiński  +
Related projects Tmux + , Ncurses + , Surfraw + , Termutils +
Resource URL https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=screen  + , http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/screen.git  + , mailto:screen-users@gnu.org  + , https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/screen-devel  + , https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/screen-users  + , mailto:screen-devel@gnu.org  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Help  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , Bug Tracking  + , VCS Repository Webview  + , Mailing List Subscribe  +
Revisionid 23,144  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 November 2014 12:56:57  +
Revisionuser User:Calinou +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Short description Runs separate screens on a single terminal  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use software-development  +
User level none  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/screen.git  +
Version date 27 April 2014  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/screen/screen-4.2.1.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 4.2.1  +
Version status stable  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. jnweiger@immd4.informatik.uni-erlangen.de  + , amade@asmblr.net  +
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