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While in gnu screen for linux, how do I resize the current window to full screen?

<ctrl-a> a :resize max 

does not work.

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found it. its actually crtl-a Q .. this closes all regions, but doesn't close the screens completely as you can go back them them again by just splitting it. i thought it closes everything, but it doesnt. – duckx Feb 4 '13 at 4:16

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