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My question is using only Ubuntu and/or open source components, how is full terminal emulation with keyboard mapping, logging, and printing achieved in Ubuntu without purchasing a product? By using the term terminal emulation, I am referring to having keys that are mapped to functions, and behave in a couple of but not limited to two standard cases, a VT100 or standard Unix/Linux terminal.

I have very good terminal emulation in Ubuntu, because I went out and purchased VanDyke's SecureCrt for Linux. My customers use the Windows version of VanDyke's SecureCrt, and I also need it on Linux.

However, I have to believe there is another to do keyboard remapping and obtain some, if not all, other things an emulator provides without purchasing a product.

If so, where does an end-user turn to achieve terminal emulation?

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Question is entirely unclear, at least to someone who is not familiar with this program. You need to be specific about what you are looking for. – psusi May 15 '13 at 14:11
Edited OP with a brief explanation. SecureCrt is a brand of terminal emulator available from VanDyke. – octopusgrabbus May 15 '13 at 15:36

Try terminator?

  • Free? ✓
  • Logging? ✓
  • Key binding? ✓

etc, etc....

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