Questions tagged [konsole]

Konsole is the terminal emulator for the K Desktop Environment.

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How do I change the date language in the terminal?

if I do an ls -l, I get output such as the following: -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 93584 Apr 21 2017 zipsplit -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 26624 Ott 5 2018 zjsdecode -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root ...
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How to erase all Konsole preferences?

I was configuring my terminal preferences in Konsole and made it so it runs a command every time I open terminal. But the command is invalid so as soon as I open it, the app closes. How would I erase ...
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Replacement for Terminal (Tilda, Guake, Terminator, …) but with modifier key remapping

I'm looking for a replacement for the Terminal (built-in to Ubuntu 19.04, Gnome), such as Tilda, Guake, Terminator, ... The feature I'm after is application-specific with modifier key remapping. I.e....
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Failed to Access Shared Drive in Konsole

I have a shared drive where both Windows and Ubuntu OS can access. On Ubuntu side, the shared drive is mounted to /media/abc/Data. From File System Viewer, the shared drive is visable as shown below, ...
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Why does konsole ignore accessibility settings?

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS with kubuntu-desktop and SDDM, the KDE Plasma display manager. I told accessibility to flash the window for terminal bell. (I also told it to use /usr/share/sounds/...
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Yakuake on Kubuntu 19.04: open new tab in current directory broken?

I am running Kubuntu 19.04 and Yakuake with zsh. In my previous Kubuntu install (17.something I guess) the function of Yakuake to open a new tab in the current directory worked just fine. Now it does ...
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Get up-arrow command history in Konsole on Ubuntu

The up-arrow doesn't seem to work for command history in Konsole which I have installed in Ubuntu 19.04. Is this a KDE thing or should I change a setting somewhere? Here are the general settings of ...
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Konsole starts in SU mode and asks for password in every window and tab

I am a bit of a newby and I have stumbled upon an annoying thing. Everytime I open a konsole, it is in su and asks for my password. I have searched around and tried all the things recommended on this ...
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The language of many buttons for kde applications (e.g. Konsole, kate, gimp) appear to be in Arabic

I have recently moved from Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04. When I use KDE as my desktop environment many of the buttons for applications appear to be in Arabic (I think - but could be another language I am ...
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Konsole — 'Unable to locate package power' — Power Manager unable to initialize

My power manager was working, but now it's not. It won't start up, I cant purge it in Konsole or install it again, because Konsole won't find it.
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Konsole split screen replicates the same terminal

I've just installed Kubuntu 18.04 and when I press Ctrl-Shift-) in konsole, the screen is split in two, but they are the same terminal: what I type in one of them gets typed in the other. I don't ...
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sometimes I get locked out of 'konsole'. Why could this be?

I have been using KDE's konsole as a terminal emulator. However, sometimes the konsole window is selected (the window bar is showing that) but my input is not being read to bash. The cursor is not ...
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konsole loses its ability to copy

I'm running on Ubuntu 16.04.4 LTS. My window manager is Cinammon 3.6.7. I run konsole (version 15.12.3) as my terminal, because I like its features. As far as I know, I don't have any KDE installed ...
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What is wrong with konsole icon?

I moved my installation to an SSD, restoring applications with: dpkg --get-selections > /backup/package-selections aptitude install $(cat /backup/package-selections | awk '{print $1}') Since then,...
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Broken previously working unicode symbols in Konsole and Yakuake

I have updated few days back and soon discovered that symbols which were previously rendered fine in Konsole and Yakuake are now showing the missing symbol "box". I tried different fonts, but had no ...
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Kde Konsole swallows Shift-Left and Shift-Right

I'm running emacs -nw in console mode inside the KDE konsole terminal emulator. In Emacs I have defines Shift-Left and Shift-Right from the windmove package to jump horizontally between buffers. The ...
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How do I control when bash auto-completion shows a paged list of completions?

In my previous linux installations the bash auto-completion has always worked without problems. If I wanted to do anything to files, giving a prefix of the filename and pressing tabulator listed all ...
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Shortcut to open kde konsole at current location

How can I create a shortcut to open kde konsole at current location? For example, if I am in Download directory, I want the konsole to start from that location. Is it possible using a shortcut? I am ...
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Konsole terminal showing tearing when running commands

I'm getting this weird "screen tearing" kind of effect when running commands on my terminal The tearing actually shows what's behind the terminal, in this case I had youtube on Firefox behind the ...
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Adjustment of konsole (and other CLI app) vertical line spacing, is it possible?

Is it possible to reduce the vertical line spacing in konsole? Under Settings/Advanced, there is a Line Spacing option but it only goes down to 0 and even at 0 there is considerable space in between ...
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How to use openconnect with username and password at a line in terminal?

I use openconnect in Ubuntu 16.04 terminally, when I want to enable it, I need to enter three phases that contain the: "yes/no" "username" "password" How can I bypass these phases by using ...
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Trying to delete clamav folders in Trash, but gettting error

I've looked through other methods for deleting files from Trash, but these clamav folders are being stubborn. Every time I try to delete in Trash folder or Konsole I get this error message: Could not ...
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Konsole does not open in current directory (pwd)

Some file managers, such as pcmanfm or pcmanfm-qt, open terminals in the current directory by setting $PWD before opening the terminal. Most terminals behave as expected. This includes xterm, gnome-...
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Kubuntu: Konsole wrap on resize option?

Is there any option to enable word wrap in Konsole when the user is resizing the window? If I'm typing commands on my own the word warp applies but only on the commands part. parse_git_branch() { ...
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kdeinit5 starts background konsoles with high CPU usage

I am using KDE Neon LTS 5.12, sometimes, for some unknown reason, I can see a high CPU usage that comes from started konsoles by kdeinit5. Every konsole has no window and uses up to 17% CPU ...
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Error Modifying Intel Powerclamp Ratio?

Following the Intel Powerclamp instructions (https://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/thermal/intel_powerclamp.txt), I tried setting the ratio using their recommended Konsole entry: sudo sh -c "echo ...
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Transparent Terminal sometimes not working

I normally have my konsole configured to have a transparent background color, but it's sometimes just not working ("This color scheme uses a transparent background which does not appear to be ...
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Konsole closes after few 10 minutes

After kernel update to 4.4.0-92-generic #115-Ubuntu SMP (16.04.3 LTS), I noticed that konsole app terminates (without notification) after 10 mins when there is no activity on konsole(like typing etc). ...
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How to set a gif/video as a terminal background?

As stated in the title, I want to have a moving terminal background. I'm currently using Konsole which does accept gif files as a background, however only the first frame is displayed. Can any of you ...
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konsole bash: file/dir not found or no permission

I inadvertedly opended a konsole and was confused by login (user ID, connect), entered wrong details and shut down the computer rather than exiting as required. /proc/bus/input/devices Response: ...
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How can i start additional konsole and run some commands in it?

The following doesn't work for me: #!/bin/bash commands () { cd ~/Yola pwd } export -f commands konsole --noclose -e "bash -c 'commands'" New konsole opens, but commands are not executed....
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konsole -e does not work anymore

I just upgraded to kubuntu 17.04 and the konsole -e does not work anymore. Using it in a script to simply execute commands in a new window (sort of a user menu) All was fine on kubuntu 16.04 Any ...
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Characters not displayed correctly on Konsole from the SSH banner

I have configured a ssh banner on my remote server: ███████╗ █████╗ ███╗ ██╗ █████╗ ██████╗ ██╗ ██╗ █████╗ ███╗ ██╗██████╗ ╚══███╔╝██╔══██╗████╗ ██║██╔══██╗██╔══██╗██║ ██╔╝██╔══██╗████╗ ██║██╔...
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Konsole - silence in session 'Default'

Why is my Konsole generating notifications every 10 seconds after a keypress in statusbar "Konsole -- silence in session 'Default'". In "Configure Notifications -- Plasma" I can deselect ...
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How to install a new theme of konsole in Kubuntu?

I have tried the method mentioned on GitHub, but I don't know what would be the format of the colorscheme file. Also, can anyone give some recommendations about nice theme of konsole?
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Konsole in Kubuntu 16.04 does not restore tabs

Konsole in previous versions of Kubuntu used to restore all tabs and their CWDs. Apparently it does not any more and I can't seem to find an option to tell it to do so. Konsole version 15.12.3 Any ...
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Xubuntu Thunar “Open Terminal Here” opens konsole in homefolder

When I try to open console/terminal in any folder by drop-down menu in the Thunar, the konsole is opened in /home/user folder. How to configure "Open Terminal Here" shortcut to open new terminal ...
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How to set Konsole key bindings in 16.10?

I updated to Kubuntu 16.10 and realized that it's no longer possible to use Konsole. It has completely different key bindings and it's not easy to change those bindings at all. For example TAB is not ...
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How to run a set of commands on Konsole [closed]

How do i create a file/program that automatically opens my Konsole on startup and runs a set of commands all by itself? The OS i am using is Plasma Linux.
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Start a new usable konsole terminal with a command

I'm trying to set a shortcut that starts a Konsole terminal, run the alsi command, and then return itself to being usable. I'm aware of the konsole -e command, but that doesn't make the terminal ...
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unable to comiple Qt app on Lubuntu [closed]

I wrote some Qt application that makes use of Konsole and for that to work, I need to #include <KParts/Part> but the problem is, I keep getting /home/ron/src/kterminal/terminal.h:25:23: fatal ...
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Exit bash script after all applications finish

I have the following bash script that runs few instances of my program simultaneously: #!/bin/bash ./my_scrape & ./my_scrape & ./my_scrape & exit 0 After some time I see that all ...
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Pasting multiple lines into the terminal aborts after certain commands

As an example, I paste the following into my terminal (with the newline at the end): pwd adb doesnotexist ls ​ All three run. The second exits with a failure. On the other hand, pasting this: pwd ...
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Konsole always stays in foreground and retains focus

I recently realized strange behaviors of Konsole. It always stays in foreground and remains the focus. Examples: I start Konsole. Then, I start Dolphin (or any other application). Dolphin will ...
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background image sideshow for Konsole/terminal

Hey I am wondering if there is a way to point Konsole to a folder of images and make them a sideshow that switches every moment or so. New to this so thanks for the help ^.^!!!
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Kubuntu 16.04.1: Konsole: Cannot see underscore in the last line

The underscore character (_) is shown as space when in the last line of the Konsole. Is there a way to get rid of this?
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Steam isn't displaying after running [Kubuntu] [duplicate]

Steam won't run properly, it just shows up at the bottom panel for a few seconds then disappears and there's not even an icon next to the tab. No window comes up. I have WINE & winetricks ...
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Renaming applications name in KDE taskbar

I grouped my applications according to their name in my KDE taskbar. I d now like to be able to rename some of those and to keep them grouped together. To be precise, I often switch from ...
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Konsole hide tab bar

Is it possible to hide konsole tab bar? If so how. I've looked through the settings in the options panel for the profile, but nothing jumps out at me. Does a command line setting exist, or ...
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line-height problem when using ž character

If I write a line containgin ž in konsole or kwrite, the line height gets messed up. Is the default font broken, or is it the apps? Didn't know where to report the bug, so "ask ubuntu" sounded as a ...