GNU Screen Alternatives
tmux is a terminal multiplexer: it enables a number of terminals (or windows), each running a separate program, to be created, accessed, and controlled from a single screen. tmux may be detached from a screen and continue running in the background, then later reattached.
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- - tmux is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to GNU Screen.
- - tmux is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to GNU Screen.
Comments about tmux as a Alternative to GNU ScreenAlmost everyone thinks tmux is a great GNU Screen alternative.Guest
Much simpler, more logical and there is a great guide available which let me understand the program in minutes!0Guest
Tmux is the hot new kid on the terminal multiplexing block. Better readability in config and code, vertical split, and actual updates!0
Byobu is a GPLv3 open source text-based window manager and terminal multiplexer. It was originally designed to provide elegant enhancements to the otherwise functional, plain, practical GNU Screen , for the Ubuntu server distribution.Suggest and vote on features
Opinions about byobu as a Alternative to GNU ScreenAlmost everyone thinks byobu is a great GNU Screen alternative.
Zellij is a terminal workspace. It has the base functionality of a terminal multiplexer (similar to tmux or screen) but includes many built-in features that would allow users to extend it and create their own personalized environment.Suggest and vote on features
dtach is a tiny program that emulates the detach feature of screen, allowing you to run a program in an environment that is protected from the controlling terminal and attach to it later. dtach does not keep track of the contents of the screen, and thus works best with programs...Suggest and vote on features
- Command line interfacedtach either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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Light, slim, not overhauled, resource efficient and just the most handy for its main purpose.0
abduco provides session management i.e. it allows programs to be run independently from their controlling terminal. That is programs can be detached - run in the background - and then later reattached. Together with dvtm it provides a simpler and cleaner alternative to tmux or...
ZTerm is a terminal emulation program for the Macintosh. In its day, many people used it to connect to Bulletin Board Systems and download files. Now we have the internet. Its still a useful utility for those systems that only offer dialup connections and for connecting to...
Twin is a windowing environment with mouse support, window manager, terminal emulator and networked clients, all inside a text display.Suggest and vote on features
Get Console is the first ipad and iphone serial port terminal application providing serial terminal connectivity without jailbreaking. The app store description advises it works on network devices, but offers a standard VT100 emulation.
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- - Get Console is the most popular iPhone & iPad alternative to GNU Screen.
- - Get Console is the most popular commercial alternative to GNU Screen.