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Re: Importing tmux into base
Am 08.02.11 10:22, schrieb Julio Merino:
> tmux  is a GNU screen replacement. It is BSD-licensed, much easier
> to configure, follows a client/server model (which allows e.g. moving
> windows across sessions), and has faster scrolling when using vertical
> windows. These are just to name a few features I have experienced
> myself. Also, the author is very responsible to any emails sent to
> the tmux mailing list which would help in fixing any issues we might
> tmux is in the base system of FreeBSD and OpenBSD, and such a utility
> (well, GNU screen) is in the common toolkit of any administrator. I
> personally find myself installing tmux (or screen) as the very first
> package on any new system, and I am sure I am not alone.
> A quick search shows that the import of tmux into base was discussed a
> while ago  but the discussion died early and there was no decision
> made as far as I can tell. So I am bringing this topic up again:
> What do people think about importing tmux into base?
> (Note that I am not proposing the removal of window(1) just yet. Doing
> that ensures a separate bike^Wdiscussion.)
Yes, please add it to the system.
> 1: http://tmux.sourceforge.net/
> 2: http://mail-index.netbsd.org/tech-userlevel/2009/06/03/msg002158.html
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