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screen (GNU Screen) is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes (typically interactive shells).

GNU Screen

screen (GNU Screen) is a full-screen window manager that multiplexes a physical terminal between several processes, typically interactive shells.

Alternatives

  • - Alternative to GNU Screen that includes most of its features
  • - Wikipedia article on Byobu (software):

    Byobu is an enhancement for the terminal multiplexers GNU Screen or tmux that can be used to provide on screen notification or status as well as tabbed multi window management. It is aimed at providing a better user experience for terminal sessions when connecting to remote servers.

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