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why does screen cause problems with sftp?

I love to use screen, but I haven't really had much experience using it over ssh. At work I recently was issued a shell account and I decided to try to configure it so that screen gets run when I ...
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Increasing scrollback for screen in putty

I use screen a lot. Whenever I scroll up, I see that there is the screen command I used to reattach to the screen. I was wondering if we can increasing the size of scrollback for screen from screen ...
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prohibitive keymapping with putty, gnu screen and vim

I'm logged in to my Debian machine using putty. I have a GNU screen session open and I am running vim in it. the problem I have is that when I go to save the file using :w<enter> this appears to ...
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652 views

vim under screen under PuTTY working with mouse wheel?

Is there any way to make this work? i'd love to scroll my files in vim with the mouse scroll wheel. Also, i wouldn't mind scrolling the gnu screen buffer with the mouse wheel as well, without having ...
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Persistent PuTTY sessions for multiple windows

I'm working in various Linux environments through PuTTY connections which break from time to time. I'm looking for a solution to make the PuTTY windows persist (e.g. if I was editing a file, then ...
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2answers
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Why Matlab in screen in Linux on PuTTY terminates itself after closing PuTTY session?

I connected to a linux server with PuTTY and start a screen session, and start matlab with: matlab -nodesktop Then, I run my matlab code as usual. The code will run for hours. So to test whether ...
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1answer
447 views

Enable audible bell in gnu screen current window

I use putty to ssh to a ubuntu bash shell, which holds irssi in a screen session. I figure I can probably configure irssi to send system bell when certain messages show or activity happens, and I ...
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564 views

Putty and screen under CentOS 6

My current work enviroment is Windows workstation with Putty. And almost always i run "screen" session. When i started using CentOS 6 i noticed strange behavior with screen. When I run screen in Putty ...
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591 views

PS1 window title under PuTTY with GNU screen

I'm currently setting my PS1 title with by concatinating three variables in my .bashrc in such a way: export TERMSERVER=`who am i | awk '{print $NF}' | tr -d ')''('` if [ -n "$TERMSERVER" ] ; then ...
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putty(vt100+ mode) + screen + emacs = no num keypad?

Putty (VT100+) mode GNU screen emacs The keys on the numkeypad no longer work. Is there any easy way to fix this? (I'm not familiar with customizing emacs settings, and prefer not to mess with .emacs ...
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PuTTY + Xming + GNU screen: can it be done?

When I connect to a remote host (running darwin) with PuTTY, and having Xming running alongside, I can run, e.g., xlogo on the remote host, and I see the appropriate xlogo display clientside. But ...
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1answer
796 views

Scrolling in Vim through Screen (and PuTTY) sometimes inserts random characters

I'm having a strange problem with Vim, screen and putty. I am connecting to Screen through Putty, which, in general, works fine. I have had some issues with getting scrolling to work in Vim, however. ...
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1answer
865 views

Switch GNU Screen windows with F-keys on PuTTy

I'm trying to use the f-keys to switch windows on GNU Screen/PuTTy, but I can't get it to work. This is my current .screenrc: bindkey -k k1 select 1 bindkey -k k2 select 2 bindkey -k k3 select 3 ...
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1answer
420 views

Remap shift-tab to tab in bash/screen/putty in Linux?

Well I use vi-mode in bash via the set -o vi command. What's annoying is when I'm typing words in capital then try to complete using tab but don't release the shift-key fast enough, it brings me out ...
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2answers
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Reattaching screen (having irssi running) forces window resize

Whenever I reattach to my detached screen (containing Irssi), my Putty screen is resized to something it has been at startup. If I change the window size after this, detach the screen and resize it ...
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2answers
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Run 'screen -RD' automatically after connecting from PuTTY

I would like to have PuTTY automatically run screen -RD when I log in, however I would like if possible, for this to be either configured as part of PuTTY, or for the server to identify when a PuTTY ...
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Running commands on Putty without fear of losing connection

How do you use the "screen" command effectively? Is it: Type "screen" Type in command Lose connection Check back on lost session How do I carry out step 4?