gnome-terminal

What type of user interface does GNOME Terminal have?

What type of user interface does GNOME Terminal have? I read here that a terminal emulator is just a wrapper program that runs a (command-line) shell. So we can type different commands into this shell (which runs inside a terminal application). In particular, we can use commands to launch different applications. And each application has …

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Ubuntu 23.10 Terminal turned into a text editor

Ubuntu 23.10 Terminal turned into a text editor The Terminal suddenly does not accept commands anymore and basically behaves like a text editor. The last commands that I put in before this happened was just some nvm commands, i.e. nvm alias default 20.11.0, nvm ls, etc. Restart did not fix it. I haven’t seen this …

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Scrolling gnome-terminal output programmatically?

Scrolling gnome-terminal output programmatically? Is there some way to automatically scroll to the beginning of the terminal output from sh script? I have custom build routine in my development process: sh script is using inotifywait to detect source files changes and runs various stuff like rendering templates, checking syntax, compiling sources etc. I clear terminal …

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How do I set terminal ctrl+c (interrupt) to super+c

How do I set terminal ctrl+c (interrupt) to super+c How do I set ctrl+c (interrupt) to super+c in terminal? Any other key combination for sending the interrupt is unacceptable. Modifying the behavior of ctrl & super outside of the context of terminal (such as using gnome-tweaks to flip them around) is unacceptable. ctrl must remain …

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Terminal: I can't type anything

Terminal: I can't type anything I am on Ubuntu 22.04 and I was trying to download updates but my machine glitched, I couldn’t do anything, waited for a few minutes, and then had to force off the machine by holding down the power button. After switching it on I noticed I couldn’t type commands on …

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How to change gnome-terminal scrollback lines from command line

How to change gnome-terminal scrollback lines from command line Using Ubuntu 22.04. I want to change gnome-terminal scrollback lines from the command line. I know it’s possible to do it from Terminal -> Settings (the hamburger button) -> Preference -> Profiles -> Unnamed -> Scrolling, like this: I want to be able to do the …

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How to redefine custom shortcut to open Terminal once Terminator was installed?

How to redefine custom shortcut to open Terminal once Terminator was installed? For Ubuntu Desktop 22.04, with the ctrl + alt + t shortcut is opened the default terminal available. Now Terminator was installed and with the same shorcut now Terminator is opened instead. I did do a research in Preferences for each one and …

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Gnome-terminal slow start for first instance on arch

Gnome-terminal slow start for first instance on arch I am using the Awesome window manager with Arch, kernel 6.5.5. When I start gnome-terminal for the first time and every other time where I don’t already have an instance of gnome-terminal running, it takes several seconds (~20 seconds). I have tried using the gnome window manager …

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How to launch gnome-terminal and activate a python virtual environment?

How to launch gnome-terminal and activate a python virtual environment? I am launching a new terminal on Ubuntu and want to activate a Python virtual environment once it opens. The virtual environment is normally activated by running: source ./environment/bin/activate where my virtual environment is called environment. The command I’m using to do this is: gnome-terminal …

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How can I launch a script in a terminal window from a service

How can I launch a script in a terminal window from a service I have two scripts which together allow me to receive and answer phone calls over serial. The first is what I want to run as a service in the background it checks if there is a RING signal and if there is …

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Fedora's Gnome Terminal's Monospace font changed?

Fedora's Gnome Terminal's Monospace font changed? I was running Fedora 34 until now. Fedora 38 came out and I moved to that. I’m using MATE with Gnome Terminal. The font is set to Monospace 13 in both systems. Yet there’s a difference in the font. What I don’t like in Fedora 38. How could I …

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Open gnome terminal and execute user-defined zsh command

Open gnome terminal and execute user-defined zsh command I want a command that opens a terminal and executes a function that is defined in my aliases.zsh. The function is defined like so: my-function() { wget some stuff do some other stuff } I tried gnome-terminal — my-function, but the new terminal reports that it Failed …

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How to detach a session in Gnome terminal with keyboard?

How to detach a session in Gnome terminal with keyboard? With the mouse, terminal tabs can be detached by highlighting a tab, right-clicking and selecting the said option. I’m more or less a keyboard-only user and thus this feature is inaccessible to me at the time. Asked By: user598527 || Source Depends on which gnome-terminal …

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How do I script changing the color scheme in gnome-terminal?

How do I script changing the color scheme in gnome-terminal? How do I script changing from the light mode to the dark mode? In it GUI I do this: preferences>profiles>Unnamed>Colors>Bultin-in schemes (here I choose either black-on-white or white-on-black. As far as I know, there is no config file. I use Ubuntu 22.04LTS Desktop and have …

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how to regain control, my ubuntu 22.04 terminal no longer gives me control

how to regain control, my ubuntu 22.04 terminal no longer gives me control My ubuntu version is 22.04. ¬≤for some time I no longer have my hand in my ubuntu terminal. The terminal cursor blinks as if it’s a process that’s running endlessly. Can you help me to solve this problem? # ~/.bashrc: executed by …

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How to set GNOME Console as default Terminal app?

How to set GNOME Console as default Terminal app? As of the moment writing this, gnome-terminal is the default terminal app in GNOME. However, considering development progress of the new app called gnome-console you may want to use it as the default terminal app and hence to be able to open it with Ctrl+Alt+T. In …

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Remote Desktop freezes when running code in terminal but not in Pycharm

Remote Desktop freezes when running code in terminal but not in Pycharm I am having an extremely weird issue. Debug suggestions/fixes highly appreciated because it is preventing integration of new code into the team’s workflow. I have a deep learning pytorch code running in a conda environment. When I run it from pycharm setting the …

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