Re: [dev] tmux/screen alternative

From: Chris Down <>
Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2014 21:48:52 +0800

On 2014-02-22 14:33:20 +0100, Anselm R Garbe wrote:
> For terminal detach/attach I could use dtach. I'm only after a
> solution for scrollback buffer. Probably this should become a separate
> tool.

It is still my opinion that the scrollback buffer should be the job of
the terminal emulator, but I know that some others on this list don't
agree with me.

I just think that this is the most sensible place to implement this.

> If you don't use screen/tmux with st, what other tool comes to mind
> for a scrollback buffer?

One solution might be to use script(1), but it's a little clunky.

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