Multiple consoles?

jirka jirka at penguin.cz
Fri Apr 9 12:18:55 EDT 2010


You can also edit the /etc/inittab and add some more virtual consoles.

Jiri Brozovsky 

On Fri, 9 Apr 2010 15:25:13 +0200 (CEST), Sander Ruitenbeek
<sander at grids.be> wrote:
> On Fri, 9 Apr 2010, Fernando Carello wrote:
> 
>>> You can use 'screen' with keybindings in the .screenrc file.
>>
>>> For example in your ~/.screenrc:
>>
>>> # Use the function keys F7 and F8
>>> # to cycle backwards/forwards in
>>> # the list of existing windows:
>>> bindkey -k k7 prev
>>> bindkey -k k8 next
>>
>> Thank you Sander,
>>
>> it doesn't work (pressing whatever Fn key just echoes the corresponding

>> escape sequence on screen), but at least it's something to consider.
> What I posted were some advanced settings for screen. Maybe you need to 
> dive into what's possible with 'screen'.
> 
> Here's a tutorial to get you started:
> http://www.rackaid.com/resources/linux-screen-tutorial-and-how-to/
> 
> Also look in the man pages of screen for more information, for example: 
> http://linux.die.net/man/1/screen
> 
> Kind regards,




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