13
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2answers
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How to make “Search on Google” available in selected text's context menu in gnome-terminal?

I want to have an option like Search on Google available in selected text's context menu in gnome-terminal. Something similar to the option which is available in selected text's context menu in google ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

real-time search in terminal output stream; after running a command

sometimes i want to search specific string in terminal after running a command. for example, i run apt-get upgrade and i see outputs in terminal line by line: Unpacking replacement procps ... ...
1
vote
1answer
461 views

Konsole like terminal for Gnome

I would like to switch from Kubuntu to Ubuntu but so far I couldn't find a terminal emulator for Gnome which had history support like Konsole does. In Konsole you can set the history to be unlimited ...
4
votes
2answers
610 views

How do I cut and paste terminal I/O without using the mouse?

I want to search and cut text from command output in a terminal so I can use it in subsequent command line invocations or just in an editor session. Is there any way to easily run a regular ...
2
votes
5answers
333 views

How to search the contents in a directory from terminal while you're in the middle of writing a command?

I'm trying to become comfortable with the terminal by using it as much as I can. The aspect of my computer usage where I lose most time using command line instead of the gui is when I try to find a ...
3
votes
1answer
566 views

Is there a way to grep the gnome-terminals history?

Is the terminals output (i.e. not commands) history hiding somewhere that lets me do something like.. grep "foo foo \d{5}" ~/.terminal I'm aware I can simply pipe stuff to grep, or save it to a ...