Im getting frustrated... I definitely think this shouldn't be so hard. But here I am hours later and no real solution.

All I want is to display a text banner in top pane. The bottom pane will be a menu and execute code. The idea is so the top pane only gets written once, and bottom pane cycles through code.

Remain-on-close is not useful, as it shows pane dead on bottom of pane. Watch kinda messes it up entirely.

tmux new-session -d -s Villainy 'bash ~/Transfer/Banner.sh'
tmux set -g status off
tmux split-window -l 5
tmux send 'bash ~/Transfer/Menu.sh' ENTER
tmux a
  • Please clarify your specific problem or provide additional details to highlight exactly what you need. As it's currently written, it's hard to tell exactly what you're asking.
    – Community Bot
    Mar 14, 2023 at 12:30
  • (1) It's not clear what your code does. It's not clear what it does you don't want to happen. It's not clear what it doesn't do you do want to happen. Please edit and clarify. (2) tmux send sends keys. Sending keys is not your goal. Your goal is to run something in a pane. Sending keys to run something is like using Morse code in a grocery store. The fact that the clerk understands it does not make it the best way. See this answer, although I cannot tell if it will be really helpful because the question is unclear (see the previous point). Mar 14, 2023 at 15:08


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