How can you rename windows in Ubuntu?
I have a few terminals open.
All of them have the name "Untitled window".
I would like to rename them similarly as you can in Screen by
The process is a little complex to explain here since it is different for every shell you use. Rather I'll give you two links:
There are a few other things to take into consideration. For a one time change common to all terminal sessions, you may want instead to simply alter Bash (if you use bash and under gnome) icon and add
For terminal windows I set
in .bashrc (if $TERM is xterm or rxvt) to get pid, pwd et all in the window title. Further set XUSER=/someTask to put task related info into the terminal window title.
You could install and use
I also do this: