Questions tagged [gnome-terminator]

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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Change “/bin/bash” in title of terminator and terminal?

I want to change the text /bin/bash to root@kali in the title of terminator and the terminal. How may I do this?
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Terminal does not launch after software update

After doing a software update last night, I cannot launch my terminal. I have installed terminator which I have used on other machines, but want to get terminal back to working form. I have found ...
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Terminator layout with command that survives sigkill?

Terminator allows custom layouts with a command such as bash -lc 'npm start'; bash However, triggering SIGKILL (CONTROL-C) will kill part of the terminal and mess up your layout. SIGQUIT works but ...
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Terminator: custom tasklist icon

On xfce I have various applications run via terminator. The icon of the related tasklist-item is the terminator-icon. This makes it hard to differenciate between applications. E.g. terminator -e ...
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How to create multiple Terminator panels from CLI

I have an ENV var with a list of space-separated machine names, e.g. MACHINES=aa bb cc I would like to open a new GNOME Terminator, with as many panels as there are machines, and each panel (sub-...
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How to change the size of the Terminal Titlebar in Terminator?

I'm trying to increase the size of the Terminal Titlebar in Terminator, and can't find a way to do it. Ideally I'd like to do this via some config (like in gnome shell). A plugin would be great but I ...
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How to retain root status when splitting a Terminator terminal

I am using Fedora with Cinnamon desktop environment. I have managed to add execute options to the terminator icon in the application bar, so when I open Terminator I get a password prompt in the ...
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Change vim cursor in Terminator

I am using Terminator in Ubuntu as well as vim. My question is whether there is a possibility to use an underscore cursor in insert mode and a block cursor in normal mode. I read on http://vim....
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How to create a bunch of background processes in terminator terminals later kill them in bash

I'm trying to write a batch script that creates new terminator terminals and then runs a process in each one. I want them to keep running in the background until I decide to kill them. I want the ...
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Keyboard shortcut for renaming tabs in the Terminator terminal emulator?

In the 'Terminator' terminal emulator I can rename windows using: Alt+t Does anyone know of a keyboard short (or how to create one) for renaming tabs: ?
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How to ask Terminator preference menu?

I'm a big fan of Terminator. By default, the preferences menu is accessible by a right click on the terminal. I just configured Terminator to do a copy paste on right click (similar like Putty). ...
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Launch a new terminator window with a keyboard shortcut without starting a new process

I have been a long-time xfce4-terminal user. However, I have recently enjoyed a few of the benefits of using terminator as my main terminal emulator. I have a keyboard shortcut to launch new terminal ...
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Temporary permissions problem in grep in one window [closed]

Trying to understand my issue here. I have a window which somehow has LOST permissions to grep. I honestly have no clue how. I'd like to know, understand, have at least an inkling what might've ...
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not able to open terminator in bash windows 10

When opening terminator from my bash Windows 10, I am getting this error /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/gtk-2.0/gtk/__init__.py:57: GtkWarning: could not open display warnings.warn(str(e), _gtk....
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save several bash screens of program input/output

I work in Maxima a lot (start it on the terminal with "rlwrap .../maxima" and sometimes I want to save a few (several) screens worth (scrolling) of calculations. I realize I can use xmaxima, a ...
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Terminator fails to start in i686, DBus issue in Python

I have a fresh Arch install on a i686 system, running Terminator 1.91. The program is refusing to load, debugging gives me the output: ConfigBase::__init__: Borg::__init__: Preparing borg state for ...
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Terminator cant run node commands

I'm making my custom terminator layout and filling custom commands for different tabs. Ruby and rails commands works fine: but I don't know why my node commands does not start. node, npm code ...
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terminator intercepts F10 when run in openbox

When I am in openbox and I start terminator and inside it mc, I cannot use F10 to exit from mc because it is intercepted by terminator an terminator menu opens (same as right-mouse-click). On ...
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Changing size of terminator from command line

My wish is that I would have the ability to enlarge and reduce the size of the terminal (I use terminator) at will. For example, that by giving the command resize 600-400, I can resize my terminator ...
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Start bash then autostart fish with terminator

I've been using terminator, and recently started using fish. When terminator starts (bash) I can use, for example, node just fine. If I then start fish I can still run node just fine. I set ...
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Reload zsh when resizing terminator window

I'm using terminator with zsh in combination with antigen. The theme (a modified version of af-magic) I'm using retrieves the current window width and prints a bar consisting of = signs to separate ...
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Why does § enable me to remove two characters in a bash promt?

This is a wierd and very specific problem in terminator. When i type the character "§" into a terminal window and then press backspace twice it allows me to always remove two characters, even if they ...
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Using marks in terminal/Terminator for easier navigation

Sometimes I find it difficult to scroll through the console output in a terminal window for reaching a specific command's output. I have just found out super cool feature which is embedded in the OS'...
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How to activate a specific Terminator profile from the command-line?

I have saved a few Terminator profiles with different colors etc. How is it possible to activate a specific profile from the command line, or initially run terminator with a specific profile? The ...
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How to change the line spacing in Terminator?

To make things more readable, I'd like to put a little more margin between lines of text. I couldn't find an answer with man terminator_config or any of the Preferences panes.
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Text re-wrapping in Terminator

I've recently downloaded the terminator shell however it doesn't seem to re-wrap the text in the console when I resize the window like bash does (i.e. if I increase the size there , how would I enable ...
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How update title bar on terminator?

I have installed Terminator in my linux Mint on xfce. When I open it, the title bar is correct: but, when I log into a remote server via ssh, the title bar doesn't update: How can I fix the title? ...
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Flash terminator tab on process exit or completion

Any idea how to "flash" the terminator tabs on process completion? I was looking over terminator_config and set the visible_bell = True but it didn't seem to do what I wanted.
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launch terminator with zsh, and automatically apply “set -o ignoreeof”

I am using terminator with zsh as my shell: terminator --command="/bin/zsh" Additionally, I need another way to start terminator with zsh and make sure that the window does not close on ctrl+d. I ...
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Setting a 0-sized handle size in Terminator

With Terminator, I used to be able to set a handle size of 0 between splits with this configuration: [global_config] ... handle_size = 0 ... But now, it is not working as expected, and the ...
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keyboard shortcut works in one layout, not in another

I use terminator on arch linux / Gnome 3 and in there I switch between the tabs with Control L + Page Up / Down. When I'm in the de or en keyboard layout, this works fine. However, I figured out that ...
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Missing icons and error message when running gnome-terminator (built from sources)

I just installed terminator from sources that I got here. It appears there is a dev version that works better but I just could not find it (launchpad is so messy). When I launched a terminal I'm ...
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Can I open terminator with one windows with bash and another with fish? [duplicate]

So I am running terminator 0.98. I like fish shell but for some task it is handy to have bash (like for virtualenvwrapper). So I now have two windows that open when I start terminator. But I would ...
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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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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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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 ...