The Ramblings of a Linux admin with his head in the clouds

Years ago I started taking advantage of tmux – the terminal multiplexer. Like screen, it’ll let you run multiple terminals, and your program will stay running when you leave it or lose SSH connections.

Session Management

New session

New session with name

List sessions

Attach to session by name

Attach to last session

Kill a session

Switch to next session

Switch to last session

Detach from session

Rename session

Vertical Split Screen

Create vertical split

Go to next pane

Go to previous pane

Move active pane to the right

Move active pane to the left

Move edge of pane right (resize)

Move edge of pane left (resize)

Convert pane to window

Kill pane

Horizontal Split Screen

Create horizontal split

Go to next pane

Go to previous pane

Move active pane down

Move active pane up

Move edge of pane up (resize)

Move edge of pane down (resize)

Convert pane to window

Kill pane