Terminator is a cross-platform GPL terminal emulator with advanced features. It will run on any modern OS with Java 6 or later.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

19
votes
2answers
606 views

Is there a reason why ls does not have a --zero or -0 option

This question was prompted by questions about ls' -1 option and the recurring tendency of people to ask question and answers that includes processing the output of ls. This reuse of the output ls ...
5
votes
2answers
2k views

tmux set-titles doesn't work?

To start tmux on every shell login, the following was added to the ~/.bashrc (on the server): if [ $TERM != "screen-256color" ] && [ $TERM != "screen" ]; then tmux attach || tmux new; ...
4
votes
1answer
261 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
313 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
178 views

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.
2
votes
1answer
42 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
20 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
55 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
136 views

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 opened ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
124 views

Change default Encoding in Terminator

The Title stays pretty much for itself. Tried to figure it out myself but I canĀ“t find a config-setting nor a option in the Preferences for the Encoding. Does anybody know how to change the default ...
0
votes
0answers
180 views

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 ...