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Questions tagged [gnu-screen]

GNU Screen is a command line utility which allows the user to create multiple shell sessions on one connection. These sessions are decoupled from the primary connection and so maintain state for the user, even if the connection is dropped.

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What baud rate should I set when using screen tty for bluetooth?

I'm trying to do screen tty.Bluetooth-Incoming-Port 9600 on my mac, but I'm not sure about my baud rate. How can I determine this? It's just giving me a "Cannot open line" error. I'm trying to view ...
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How to cancel a Ctrl-A in screen

Sometimes when I'm using my screen session I prematurely type Ctrl-A and then decide I want to remain in the current window and type something in the terminal, but anything I type next will be ...
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Remap GNU screen Ctrl-A to Alt

I see here that it's possible to remap the screen hotkey to Ctrl-anything, but I was wondering if it's possible to remap it to a hotkey involving alt. I've tried writing alt into my screenrc file but ...
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Always open new windows at end of list in GNU Screen

Is it possible to have GNU Screen alway open new windows at the position at the end of the current open set? For example, if I have currently have three windows open, 0, 1, and 2, then I exit or ...
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How to save `gnu screen` layout while detached

How to save the layout of a screen session, while inside the session, is well described elsewhere: ctrl+a, followed by : and the command layout dump [filename] or, screen -X layout dump [filename] ...
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How to display images in hterm + screen

I am using the SSH extension on CrOS to connect to another machine. I would like to use the hterm-show-file script to display images directly in the terminal. This works fine in a normal shell, but ...
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user dissapered after connection to GNU Screen

After the user logged in and before he ran the GNU Screen, [root@15inch ~]# w 11:45:17 up 3:44, 2 users, load average: 0,00, 0,02, 0,00 USER TTY LOGIN@ IDLE JCPU PCPU WHAT user ...
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Are the commands in the detached GNU Screen slower?

Sometimes, I use GNU Screen program to execute some long copying task with rsync. However I notice it takes so much time. I would like to know if commands inside GNU screen are slower than "normal" ...
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Why GNU Screen doesn't work on Mac OS?

When I connect to my account via ssh like this ssh user@local_ip and then execute screen nothing happened just empty line. But if I use su - user after connect via ssh it works and I. can see GNU ...
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GNU Screen utility on Mac OS

I've often used the screen utility. When I wrote screen command into the terminal, I saw a welcome page. But now I can't see that message, just nothing happened. I can only close by pressing "Ctrl+Z"....
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Remote screen command through ssh, unable to see active sessions

Let's say i'm running a comand using: ssh user@ip screen -dm cat file or a command like: ssh user@ip screen -dm -S sessionname cat file Why, in both cases I can't see active screen sessions and so, ...
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Use .bashrc in a detached screen

So, I've got a bunch of export ... environment variable lines in my .bashrc, and I would like to call some programs (specifically Jupyter notebook) that need access from those notebooks from screen, ...
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Cannot override Screen escape key from command line

I want to create a screen-inside-a-screen setup in order to pair program with a colleague. So my plan is: Outer screen session - control character ^B Command: screen -S outer -e ^Bb Inner screen ...
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Set terminal width in screen using PuTTY connection

I'm connecting from PuTTY on a Windows box to a RHEL server. I like to do my work in screen, and I like a terminal window that's wider than 80 characters. I have my PuTTY terminal set to be 120 ...
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unset PROMPT_COMMAND with screen

Recently, for seemingly no reason, I've been getting the same issue as this thread: bash how to remove "__bp_precmd_invoke_cmd" error? However it only happens when I enter a screen session....

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