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Questions tagged [guake]

`guake` is a drop-down terminal emulator written in GTK and Python.

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Guake doesn't follow me when switching between desktops

I installed Guake in my Archlinux box and I was truly satisfied. It turned out that after rebooting my computer for other matters its behaviour strangely changed. Now, when I switch between desktops ...
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Make Nautilus detach from terminal when using Guake

I normally launch Nautilus from my Guake terminal when I'm working, and it normally automatically detaches itself from the terminal after it's run, leaving me free to use the terminal for other ...
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How to key bind 'backward-kill-line' to Ctrl+Shift+Backspace?

I have used answer of zsh kill Ctrl + Backspace, Ctrl + Delete to configure following key binding: Ctrl+Backspace: delete until the beginning of current word, Ctrl+Delete: delete until the end of ...
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how to use/allow page up in guake?

Is there a way to allow page up to scroll output one page up in guake. The only way right now is to use mouse-scroll but it would be more convenient if it can be keyboard based. Guake - 3.3.0 on ...
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Where does guake put it user preferences?

Previously guake used to have its preferences stored in ~/.gconf/apps/guake/general but with move to gtk3 it has moved to gsettings and dconf . While dconf-editor does show me the preferences with ...
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Pasting into Guake terminal starts the Android emulator! How do I stop this?

(Using Ubuntu 17.10) I don't know how this happened. I use Guake terminal and zsh with oh-my-zsh, and also have had the Android emulator(along with the sdk etc.) installed for a long time. For some ...
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Recover lost terminal command after session crash

Some days ago I was executing a rather long command using Guake (downloading a website with wget, with an intricate set of options). I suspended my laptop before the operation was finished, and did ...
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Terminals like Terminator or Guake terminal are not able to parse prompt profiles for git which is set in .bashrc file

Terminals like Terminator or Guake terminal are not able to parse prompt profiles for git which is set in .bashrc file. PS1 variable is not set for terminals which use xterm as base which guake and ...
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Guake terminal does not drop down with F12 after upgrade

after a recent upgrade on my local Debian install Guake does not drop down by using F12 Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux buster/sid Kernel: Linux 4.12.0-1-686-pae Architecture: ...
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Extra output when running commands from zsh in Guake

In zsh shell, I am having the following issue. After I press a command in command prompt, it is repeated in second line and also there's an ineligible character as well. I run zsh in Guake. Here's my ...
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Is there a way to know why guake crashes?

I looked at https://github.com/Guake/guake and there doesn't seem to be a way to troubleshoot why guake crashes. At times it would run for over 2-3 days and then suddenly it stops. Is there a way to ...
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Installing Guake in Anaconda Environment

I'm using anaconda to manage virtual environments on my Ubuntu 15.10 machine. For some reason, I'm not able to use the Guake terminal anymore: anaconda3/bin/python2: No module named guake (Default ...
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GNOME 3.22 - Disable F1 Help Key

Ever since upgrading to GNOME 3.22, there doesn't seem to be any way to disable the F1 Help Center when I'm focused on any GNOME tool (Nautilus, regular desktop, gedit, etc). I have guake set to ...
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How do i make guake start with tmux?

i am using i3wm and guake. I always use tmux inside guake to have split functionality detach function etc is there a way to start guake by default tmux running ?
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How to highlight command prompt in Guake / ArchLinux? [duplicate]

I am starting to use Arch Linux / Mate, and Guake with it (last versions). I would like Guake can highlight the command prompt, like in this image. You can see the prompt is light green, and the other ...
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Ctrl + b + % doesn't work in tmux

I'm trying to split my terminal vertically in Guake, Ctrl + b + % doesn't work, but Ctrl + b + " does. What seems to be the problem?
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Make Guake Float in i3wm

I want to default Guake to open as a floating window under i3. I created an entry under ~/.i3/config that reads as the following. My code is - for_window [class="guake"] floating enable My xprop ...
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Using Guake in a Linux VirtualBox on a Windows host

Does anyone know if it's possible to load my guake terminal from a windows host? I use Linux, xUbuntu, in a VirtualBox guest machine installed on Windows. I just discovered the Guake terminal ...
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Identify whether terminal is open in guake

I need to check in my .vimrc whether or not the terminal in which vim is opened is running in Guake. How can I see this? The $TERM variable does not seem to be quite right...
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How to get guake to update background characters?

This is actually a problem that also goes on with screen. Here is what it looks like (in mutt): mutt with browser visible behind http://s15.postimg.org/l4pupb7mx/muttmux.png When running a terminal ...
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Is there way to close Guake tab by center click?

I want to close Guake's tab by mouse wheel click. As far as I see there is no configuration for it. Is there a way to do it? For example by configuring with a ~/.guakerc file or so.
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Create clickable links in terminal

Is it possible to process/transform the output from grep (or produce grep-like results, finding strings and/or patterns in files, some other way) such that the search results can be used as links (i.e....
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How to kill tmux window automatically when terminal window closed?

I am starting a process in a tmux window in a terminal window. When I close the terminal window, the process not killing automatically but If I kill tmux window before close terminal window, the ...
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Guake is not opening

Whenever I try to open guake it shows the following error Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/bin/guake", line 24, in import pygtk ImportError: No module named pygtk How to remove ...
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Replacing tmux with exec

I'm using tmux from a while and I'm very happy with it. Since I need it most of the time, I made it my default shell (in guake, to be precise). This is nice and I'm perfectly fine with this. But ...
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How to save guake tabs [duplicate]

I add some tabs in guake by default everytime like ssh, root, mysql and etc. How I can save this tabs that when restart ubuntu, guake start with my default tabs?
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How to Rescue Fullscreen Guake from Seahorse Modal Dialog

Problem I use guake to hide away my terminals when I'm not using them. When I am, they fullscreen an entire monitor. If I run a command requiring an unlock of a private key, Seahorse opens a modal ...
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Default Guake tab names

I recently installed an update to Guake that sets the tab names to <user>@<computer-name>/path/to/current/directory/. This is rather annyoing when a single tab takes up all the space ...
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Guake throws an error on startup

I'm using Ubuntu-Server 12.04, but I wasn't sure if this was an Ubuntu specific question, so I'm posting it here. I got myself a graphical user interface by installing xinit and openbox (using apt-...