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A Guide to GNU Screen

Oct 01, 2007, 10:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Milner, Anderson Silva)

"The same way tabbed browsing revolutionized the web experience, GNU Screen can do the same for your experience in the command line. GNU Screen allows you to manage several interactive shell instances within the same 'window.' By using different keyboard shortcuts, you are able to shuffle through the shell instances, access any of them directly, create new ones, kill old ones, attach and detach existing ones.

"Instead of opening up several terminal instances on your desktop or using those ugly GNOME/KDE-based tabs, Screen can do it better and simpler..."

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