Alternatives to tmux for all platforms with any license

  • GNU Screen

    Screen is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes, typically interactive shells. Each virtual terminal provides the...

    • It has the most intuitive key bindings and the vastest range of capabilities amongst the ones I have tried. However, the first thing you should do after installation is to change command character because it is terrible choice. 9y0xwefhpwMay 2018 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Linux Xfce

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  • byobu

    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...

    • byobu uses tmux as a back-end. It's literally just alternative keybindings and a predefined status bar. It's tmux configuration, not tmux replacement. Guest • Apr 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • mtm

    mtm is the Micro Terminal Multiplexer, a terminal multiplexer. It has four major features/princples: Simplicity There are three commands (change focus, split...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • dtach

    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...

    Free Open Source Linux

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