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Questions tagged [konsole]

Konsole is a terminal emulator for the K Desktop Environment.

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Configurable tab-bar, or rich-featured terminal emulator

Is there any terminal emulator where the user can choose the position of the tab bar? I want to have the tab bar on the left, with vertically aligned tabs, or configure the tab-bar to be multi-line. I ...
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How can I open “Konsole” from a shortcut key?

I have Linux Mint 18 Sarah KDE 64-bit and I'm trying to set up a shortcut key to open "Konsole", but I cannot find it on "shortcut options". Thanks you!
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What is the Konsole command that locks the screen

I'm using OpenSuse Leap 42.1 and I would like to remap my Keyboard. Now, I want to remap one key (The Sleep key) to lock the screen instead of sending the entire PC to sleep. For that reason, I need ...
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How do I export my Terminal Colorscheme?

Running Linux Mint 17.1 with KDE. I use Konsole/Bash as my terminal, and I configured a nice colorscheme. I would like to export this colorscheme so that I can use the exact same scheme on another ...
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Confusion in konsole command in linux

I was trying to open a new konsole terminal and source file after opening it. I tried the following command: konsole -T hello --noclose -e "source file" I wanted the terminal to remain open after ...
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keyboard shortcut for terminal opens and instantly closes terminal (konsole)

After upgrading to latest Kubuntu 15.04 my keyboard shortcut CTRL+Alt+T no longer works. The Konsole window opens and instantly shuts down. Different keybindings don't work either. Other shortcuts ...
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Konsole does not participate in either clipboards for one user

We use Debian 9 with the Xfce desktop at work. One user uses both xfce4-terminal and konsole. For some reason he cannot copy text from Konsole using neither mouse selection and middle click nor the ...
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Does Konsole permit launching a terminal with a custom font-size on the command-line?

If I want to launch a Konsole can I do so with a font-size of 30px rather than the default?
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How do I tell KDE Konsole to open with a specified geometry and window title?

I'm writing a script which needs to open a terminal window with a specific geometry and window title. I'm having trouble setting these with KDE konsole. According to its help output I need to do: ...
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konsole does not have --new-tab option

My konsole has no --new-tab option, but it has a button does the same thing. Usage: konsole [Qt-options] [KDE-options] [options] [args] X terminal for use with KDE. Generic options: --help ...
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Remote tab title in Konsole

I login to remote hosts with small one-line scripts, such as: r1: ssh -C user1@host1 r2: ssh -C user2@host2 etc. But when I login with these commands, the Konsole tab title is not changed to (user)...
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Start an installed Debian Package from Konsole

i have installed teamviewer from dpkg and when i list it: dpkg-query -l it shows up, but how can i run it? Its not under "Applications" thanks!
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Bash PROMPT_COMMAND appears to be overriding vim's :set title

I'm using Konsole 18.04.3, on Fedora 28, and I have the following set in my .bashrc: PROMPT_COMMAND='echo -ne "\033]30;$(basename $(pwd))\007"' I have the following set in my .vimrc: autocmd ...
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Debian multi-line prompt in konsole

Sorry if I am wrong here, but I have no idea where to search for my problem. I accidentally upgraded my Debian system to stretch (stable). Since I did so, the konsole isn't working properly anymore. ...
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w3m displays inline images in konsole, but not yakuake

I've tested this on two different systems (with TERM set to xterm-256color) and got the same result. Nothing in the config files seems relevant. Is there a major difference in these terminal ...
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Can I configure pass to always use pinentry-curses?

I use pinentry-qt most of the time, but in the specific case that I'm using pass, I would like to use pinentry-curses because of the faster startup time. Is there a way that I can configure pass to ...
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How to fix Konsole font?

After updating to RHEL7 from RHEL6 my Konsole fonts are looking ugly and un-antialiased(Monospace size 11 in both systems). I played around with font antialiasing system settings but I am unable to ...
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Starting Konsole on a display and with a specified command from SSH?

If I have $DISPLAY set to a particular display and I'm connected through SSH, can I make a Konsole window appear on display $DISPLAY and run a bash command from it right away?
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How to fix “Add to Favorites” menu item when adding Konsole to Gnome 3 favorites

Normally in Gnome 3 to add an Application the Favorites, you can launch it, then right click the app icon in the doc and select "Add to Favorites". But on Ubuntu 16.04 specifically for the "Konsole" ...
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Why does Super-F1 display “::1 localhost”?

Why does pressing Super+F1 cause the terminal to output the following (including "s1") on the following prompt? ~ $ ::1 localhost ~ $ s1 Note: The value of $? seems to be preserved, so I ...
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Pressing Ctrl-L or Ctrl-D inserts an “@s” in Konsole

I'm using fish, but I've tried doing konsole -e bash as well (it inserts a visible "s") there. It seems pressing certain Ctrl-* key combos inserts a Ctrl-S before actually sending that particular ...
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Setting up working environment - Konsole or other terminal - open few tabs and run some commands

I have a working environment where I run a web server, TSC compiler, and then work in few directories in a console, and also run few programs - IDE, 2x gitk, krusader. I would like to be able to ...
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Why does KDE/plasma resize konsole fonts strangely when monitor size changes?

I'm running KDE/plasma on Arch Linux in VirtualBox on a Mac laptop in full-screen mode. When I connect the laptop to an external monitor, the desktop automatically resizes, as it should, and konsole ...
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When I use left window key + e in konsole it prins 'se'

I was trying to change my keyboard layout and when I tried it in the konsole, I saw that konsole interprets it rather oddly. Win + E executes some hostnames and prints "se" on the prompt. With other ...
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Load a background image or set the background color if Konsole/Shell is running SSH

I want to set my laptop to load an image in the shell's background or set the background color to red if I'm connected via SSH. How can this be done? With a bash function in .bashrc? I have: Set the ...
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Change starting window background color of konsole

I can set the color scheme to vary the background color of each tab. I expect it will vary with different random seeds, so each window will start with different background and new tabs will have ...
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Service 'org.kde.konsole-1060' does not exist

Every non-KDE terminal (everyone except Konsole), once started, gives me this error: Service 'org.kde.konsole-[different number everytime]' does not exist. The full error being: Service 'org.kde....
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Can't get the code send by keyboard when press Ctrl+5

I'm on KDE, Manjaro. I set Ctrl+5 as shortcut for yakuake to switch to session 5. But it doesn't work. There is no notifications told me that I made a ambiguous shortcut. What I found is when I use ...
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Getting Konsole to use the same input method as other applications

For most of my applications, entering Compose " o results in ö (LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH DIAERESIS). In Konsole, it results in ̈́o (COMBINING GREEK DIALYTIKA TONOS followed by LATIN SMALL LETTER O). ...
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How to let proper arrow navigation on terminal app open by shortcut?

I'm trying to create a shortcut for a terminal app called "Fricas". By now I was able to create it with manjaro's app manager passing the following code line to open it: konsole -e fricas But when ...
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scrolling with mouse wheel in konsole

In konsole, mouse wheel scrolling events translate to up-arrow(^[[A) and down-arrow(^[[B) instead of the usual ^Y and ^E. Due to this, using mouse wheel in a konsole window results in scrolling ...
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ncdu does not render properly

I noticed that ncdu is not rendering properly, as can be seen from the below screenshot. See that the "unknown character" symbol appears where it should be a line character: But it doesn't happen if ...
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How do I fix this text rendering issue in Konsole?

There's two main problems. One is with underlines. Underlines don't consistently appear, and when switching windows they may spontaneously appear or disappear. Furthermore, when clearing the screen, ...