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GNU Screen

Date: May 20th, 2010

Mark Heiges gave a great presentation on GNU Screen. Many people have at least attempted to use screen an he demonstrated plenty of cases where it is useful.

Some notes are presented below

Google: gnu screen

http://www.gnu.org/software/screen/

comprehensive general info, screenrc samples
http://www.softpanorama.org/Utilities/screen.shtml

general info, screenrc samples
http://polishlinux.org/howtos/screen-tips-tricks/#
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/aix/library/au-gnu_screen/index.html?ca=dgr-lnxw06GNU-Screen&S_TACT=105AGX59&S_CMP=grsitelnxw06

Working with the Scrollback Buffer
http://www.samsarin.com/blog/2007/03/11/gnu-screen-working-with-the-scrollback-buffer/
http://www.linuxscrew.com/2008/11/14/faq-how-to-scrollback-in-gnu-screen/

Automatic Session Logging And Monitoring With GNU Screen For The Paranoid.
http://www.cmdln.org/2007/07/20/automatic-session-logging-and-monitoring-with-gnu-screen-for-the-paranoid/

Screen sharing
http://www.commandlinefu.com/commands/view/1700/share-a-terminal-screen-with-others
http://hezmatt.org/~mpalmer/blog/knowledge/software/screen/


tmux
http://tmux.sourceforge.net/

byobu
https://launchpad.net/byobu
http://blog.dustinkirkland.com/search/label/Byobu


--- screenrc used in sharing demo  (I forgot to point out that you can include another configuration file with 'source') --

multiuser on
acladd joeuser
aclchg joeuser +rx "#?"  # ro, all windows, execute all commands
aclchg joeuser -x "#,at,aclchg,acladd,acldel,quit" # except these
commands in all windows
acladd betty
aclchg betty +rwx "#?" # enable r/w access
aclchg betty -x "#,at,aclchg,acladd,acldel,quit"
source .screenrc