GNOME Terminator, is a Python-based terminal emulator branched of GNOME Terminal, which main feature is organizing several terminals into grid-views. Not to be confused with /gnome-terminal or Jessie's Terminator.

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remote connection config in terminator

I'm using terminator and would like it to start up pre-configured with remote connections established, I do achieve this by setting ssh user@host in the command = field in ~/.config/terminator/config ...
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How to I force Terminator to reload configuration on the fly?

I use Terminator as a terminal emulator and I like it a lot, I would just like to do one thing and I haven't been able to find out how to do it. So you know how I can right-click, go to preferences, ...
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Python psutil version conflict for Terminator on Centos 7

This issue started after latest updates installation, probably in last 2-3 days. When I try to open Terminator I get error, Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/terminator", line 23, ...
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Configure xterm to use ctrl+shift+c/ctrl+shift+v for copy/paste?

I was using terminator for my terminal emulator, but I'm seeing huge performance issues with it. ie, launching a new terminal session takes 20-30 seconds on my netbook. gnome-terminal is better, but ...
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Ubuntu 2 terminator windows 2 layouts with difference colors

i have 2 terminator windows with 2 difference layouts default and mylayout. I want 2 difference colors for my lyouts, nit profiles, is it possible? I try to add at config file in layout section some ...
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How to substitute one color code for another in terminal?

Can I make bash automatically substitute one color code for another? For example, whenever a program outputs text wrapped in color code for bold foreground, I would like bash to actually use code for ...
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How to have Terminator display remote hostname in title bar? [duplicate]

When I am SSH'ed into any one of my Linux devices, the title bar on Terminator displays user@hostname, where hostname is the computer I am SSHing from, rather than the computer I am SSH'ed into (i.e. ...
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Is there a way to switch between layouts in `terminator` while it is open?

In terminator, the only way to use a custom layout seems to be to execute the command terminator -l layout_name in the terminal. But I would like to change the layouts on the go, while terminator ...
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Split Terminator with external command?

I'd like to be able to add frames (not tabs) to terminator from gnome-pie or something similar. "--help" didn't seem to have anything, but do you guys?
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Use aliases as custom commands in terminator

I am using a terminator layout to start multiple terminals, and would like to call an alias at each terminal start which is defined in my .bash_aliases (called by both .bashrc and .profile). ...
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How can I get the Terminus font on gnome-terminator?

I'm trying to get the Terminus font on Terminator, and I already did the following: Got the fonts in the right place I think: └─▪ tree -a .local/share/fonts/ ...
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Run terminator in the necessary directory and then run necessary command

I want to open Terminator in a specific directory, for example /home/downloads/, and then run a command. I did the first part by this "custom command": cd /home/downloads; bash Terminator now starts ...
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Unable to start Terminator in Fedora

I'm not a Unix-friendly user, so my question could be very dummy. I installed Terminator using this command: sudo dnf install terminator After some days of using without problem, for some reason, ...
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Terminator is not working!

Terminator is my choice of terminal in debian. I seem to have broken it while playing with its profile preferences. I can't open it normally as other applications. However after becoming root I can ...
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cssh: change terminal from xterm to terminator

I would like cssh to use terminator terminal emulator, instead of the default xterm. In ~/.clusterssh/config I have changed the following line: #terminal=/usr/bin/xterm terminal=/usr/bin/terminator ...
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How do I make Terminator gain focus on un-hiding?

I have been using Terminator as a drop-down terminal, using the hide_window key binding. It works well, but has a glaring flaw. When the Terminator window is unhidden, it doesn't have focus. And often ...
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Terminator does not keep color profile between splits and new tabs

I just downloaded terminator 0.97. I have several profiles in my configuration file (~/.config/terminator/config). I don't usually work with the default profile. One issue is the problem of keeping ...
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Solarized theme in both mc and Terminator

I have configured Terminator to use Solarized color theme. I did the same for MC. However, the problem I have is that I don't get actual Solarized color scheme in MC (as there already is one below ...
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terminator panes automatically connect to different servers

I figured out few weeks ago how to start terminator with a custom layout instead of creating it manually (by using terminator -l). Now I would like to start terminator and have every single pane of my ...
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How to open terminal, split to 9 terminals and switch between them using one script?

I would like to open a terminal, split it to lets say 9 parts (3x3) and execute some bash script. But for each terminal part different script. Can this be done using perl, python or even bash? How ...
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Terminator custom colors overriden by KDE

I've been working on Solarized theme in Terminator (http://gnometerminator.blogspot.fr/p/introduction.html) for about a year on Gnome and have been very satisfied. Yesterday I switched to KDE and the ...
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Terminal not reporting resize properly

I'm having a problem where when I resize my terminal, it doesn't seem to be reported properly and so none of the applications in it don't display properly. For example: If I open a terminal, remote ...
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Add parameters to default profile in terminator

I would like to have some options which are not present in the GUI preferences of Terminator, such as force_no_bell = True. I want them to be set even for the default profile. But whenever I set it, ...
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Terminator doesn't open new window

Terminator 0.95 (running on Debian stable under Gnome) has shortcuts for "Spawn a new Terminator process" and "Create a new window". However, when I set them (to several different options, in case ...
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How to select block of text in xterm

In some terminal emulators like gnome-terminal or terminator, I am able to select a block of text by pressing Ctrl and then clicking the mouse and dragging. This is useful, let's say, to select an ...
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Terminator interface inside tilda emulator?

Does anyone knows how to use Terminator inside Tilda? I use Tilda emulator a lot but sometimes I need to have different terminal windows open to check things out and I don't want to open Terminator ...
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Cannot exit terminal emulator

I have a very strange and intermittent problem. Sometimes, with no pattern I can discern, running exit fails to close my terminal emulator. In the screencast below, I open the first terminal and ...
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UTF-8 in Terminator

I use the Terminator terminal emulator, and out of pure boredom, I installed and attempted to run this program: https://github.com/thiderman/doge. However, it requires UTF-8 encoding to work. I ...
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terminator ctrl-tab key binding

pressing ctrl-tab in terminator has the same effect as pressing tab, but when I see the key-bindings in the setting, nothing is mapped to ctrl-tab, so why is ctrl-tab reserved? Now, if I am working ...
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Change default Encoding in Terminator

The Title stays pretty much for itself. Tried to figure it out myself but I can´t find a config-setting nor a option in the Preferences for the Encoding. Does anybody know how to change the default ...
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Searching the scrollback buffer

Is there any way to search the scrollback buffer in Terminator? I'd like to be able to search in the logs that are displayed when something is run from the terminal.
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Terminator won't open with default profile

The below is my Terminator profile. I want it to always open any shell and window with the light profile. If I'm not mistaken, with the configuration below it should open with the "light" profile by ...
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New terminator window on remote server

Is there a way to open a new terminator pane on a remote server when connected by ssh? I am looking for something similar to what can be done (according to this answer) by tmux but using terminator ...
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vi setting for new window

I'm using Terminator for my terminal emulator. Whenever I open it, the initial workspace comes with the setting I defined in the config file. But whenever I split the workspace, the new workspace ...