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How to transfer/apply GNOME Terminal colors to KDE Konsole?

I need to use GNOME Terminal colors in KDE Konsole. I'm not sure exactly where I can get an up-to-date color palette from GNOME Terminal, but I guess this might work: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/...
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Run neovim as an external application in Linux

I want to run neovim as an external separate program. I created a desktop file like this: [Desktop Entry] Name=Neovim Comment=Run nvim in konsole with customize options Keywords=Text;Editor;Plaintext;...
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Launch Konsole with specific window title

Ubuntu 22.04, kde plasma Hi, I'd like to find a way to launch konsole from within a bash script and have it open with a user-specified window title. No interaction. Just a command to open a konsole ...
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KDE: how to search into Konsole scrollback buffers

Konsole has buffers to keep the previous 1000 lines (per tab). I would like to have a tool to search into these buffers. Is there a way to connect 'less' to Konsole buffers?
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How to permanently change Scrollback?

Question: How to permanently change Scrollback from 1000 Lines to 9999 Lines? or more In Terminal, right click, Adjust Scrollback. 1000 Lines = Fixed size, current Adjust Scrollback - Konsole notice ...
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How can I customize the virtualenv info in zsh theme?

I use the bureau theme (little customized) with oh-my-zsh. .zshrc file zsh-theme file p0tt3r@wand ~ [21:19:10] () >🔮$ ...
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How do I remove this [I] from my fish terminal?

This is what my terminal looks like What is this and how do I get rid of it? I'm using Konsole on Fedora 31.
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Could not find the program 'konsole'

Hi i installed Kali Linux 2020.2, went into the plasma, then I start the program, writes that Could not find the program 'konsole'
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How can I scroll from keyboard in Konsole?

Is it possible to either create a custom shortcut, or use an existing one, to scroll with a keyboard command in Konsole?
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tmux 3.1, copy and paste text within a pane with mouse (Linux, konsole)

I compiled tmux 3.1-rc4 from source per instructions in README (because Debian 9's tmux is oldish 2.3): ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/tmux31 make make install I'm using tmux in konsole on Debian 9....
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Binding Alt-Shift-. in tmux

I'm trying to bind some key combinations in tmux, this is what I have in ~/.tmux.conf: bind-key -n 'M-S-.' next-window This doesn't work. How can I bind it? I'm running Konsole in KDE Plasma, ...
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Different fonts for different languages (English and Persian)

I constantly use English and Persian (Farsi) in my day-to-day use. And I want to set different fonts for each of them, in arch-linux. Namely, I want to use Iosevka for English, and Sahel for Persian. ...
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Why might I not see stty key changes reflected in "stty -a"

I'm trying to change some key bindings in my console (Konsole). If I map intr to Ctrl-k, by running stty intr \^k I don't see the change reflected in stty -a speed 38400 baud; rows 46; columns 172;...
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How to enable up-arrow command history in Konsole

Konsole, unlike Gnome terminal, does not seem to support up-arrow command history out of the box. Any way to enable it?
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How to change the command prompt color in BASH? [duplicate]

I'd like to customize the color of just the command prompt of a BASH shell, while leaving the rest of the terminal using the default color scheme. In example, I'm using one of the default color ...
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Stopping ligatures in konsole

After upgrading to Fedora 29 konsole has started to use ligatures for my monowidth fonts (currently Inconsolata), which is beyond terrible for example when it decides to combine "fi". I have futzed ...
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How to write Indic text in Konsole?

In this thread, entitled Terminal with support for Indic characters, someone laments the difficulty of displaying Indic characters (outputting Malyalam text like "അഖിൽ കൃഷ്ണൻ എസ്"), to which someone ...
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programmatically changing konsole font size

I use two different konsole font sizes when I'm on my laptop vs when I have an external monitor connected. I'd love to be able to quickly change the font size with a shell script. So far I've tried ...
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Vim color scheme does not work in tmux

I am using konsole-4.14.3, tmux-2.6, vim-7.4.1938 and my shell is bash. Outside tmux, my vim color scheme works properly. However, inside tmux the colors are completely different. I kind of know what ...
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KDE - Open a window in the center of the screen

Is it possible to open a window in KDE using a command line (similar to the example below) in the center of the screen? If yes, is it possible set this independently of the screen size? Example: ...
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How to see the output of an old command?

I accidently run a program that printed 1.7GB of lines, making what was on the console, that is the result of some commands I launched, invisible. I didn't close the terminal, is there a way to get ...
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How can I change the colorscheme through command line?

I'm using base16 theme $ ls ~/.kde/apps/konsole/ base16-tomorrow.colorscheme base16-tomorrow-night.colorscheme My scheme are correctly installed But when I try to switch using konsoleprofile it's ...
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Double new-line when copy to konsole on xrdp

at the beginning, sorry for my bad english. This problem that make me crazy... I have a debian jessie server, and i use to work on it by X11-xrdp, from my win10 machine. When i copy from windows and ...
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Can someone deciper this error message for me?

Can someone decipher this error message for me? It reads like it was written in one language, translated into another using google-translate, done a second time, done a third time (except this time ...
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Why won't Seaborn install on PyCharm or in the command line?

When I try to install seaborn in PyCharm by adding the package to my available packages, I receive an error stating Non-zero exit code (1) It provides a proposed solution which is as follows: ...
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How do I change the number of columns in Yakuake's first tab?

I have a welcome message in zsh. When I open a new tab in yakuake it displays nicely. However, if I start yakuake and press F12 to show the window, the message is distored due to yakuake breaking ...
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How do I kill a stuck ssh connection without closing the konsole window?

I use KDE (with ubuntu) and love using konsole as my terminal. I ssh a lot and every now and then (from various reasons) my connection dies and the sesson is stuck. I need to send a SIGHUP to the ...
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How do I share konsole profiles with other computers?

I work on several computers and have set them up similarly. Today I created a new Konsole profile on one computer and want to use the new profile on other computers without manually recreating the ...
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How to style Konsole's QTabBar border?

I'm having this ugly border in my Konsole v16.04 tab bar: My profile css: QTabBar::tab { background: #002b36; color: #839496; } QTabBar::tab:selected { background: #073642 } QTabBar { ...
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Font-spacing problems in Konsole terminal

Recently the font-spacing in my terminal changed. Some letters are overlapped by others and the entire line shifts and wiggles, when I move the cursor around. I posted an image below. Have a look at ...
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Can I make text transparent in konsole?

I can make the background transparent, but can I adjust the transparency of the actual text? Do any other terminals support this?
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Solarized in Konsole + tmux + vim

Solarized color scheme works fine when using Konsole + vim, but I can't figure out how to properly configure my computer for a Konsole + tmux +vim usage (please see screenshots on the links). Below, ...
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256color terminal flickering in Konsole

I'm trying to setup 256 color mode at work for my Vim setup and it just refuses to work correctly. I'm using Konsole as my terminal emulator and my shell type is tcsh. I found a perl script named ...
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Vim / NeoVim: Map <CR> to <Esc> and <S-CR> to <CR>

I'd like to use enter to escape insert mode, and use Shift+Enter to insert a new line instead. The problem is my terminal emulator (Konsole running under Lubuntu) doesn't capture Shift+Enter (nor ...
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What triggers notifications of the form "Bell in session Shell" in KDE?

I'm running KDE on Debian Testing. From time to time, programs running in a terminal (Konsole) trigger system notifications of the form "Bell in session Shell". What triggers these notifications? ...
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How can I make konsole re-arrange lines on the terminal based on a change in window size?

On some computers I work with, if you change the window size, those lines which have already been printed to the screen dynamically change to fit the new version. My new installation of Kubuntu 14.04 ...
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xterm valid command not working in konsole nor gnome terminal

this works fine with xterm xterm -e '(dialog --msgbox "thebigmessage" 0 0)' but not with konsole nor gnome-terminal konsole -e '(dialog --msgbox "thebigmessage" 0 0)' gnome-terminal -e '(...
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How to make Konsole invoke konsole -ls for all users?

I admin a linux domain for students. The students use their lab workstations in graphical mode, but often use Konsole on KDE for ssh and programming tasks. I know Konsole can be configured through ...
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How to fine-tune TTF rendering in xterm?

I've been trying for the past couple of days to get xterm to display the same font that I have gotten used to in konsole for the last few years – it works for me quite well even with relatively small ...
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Create shortcut for Konsole with stylesheet

I'm using Konsole, and i have this wonderful stylesheet that colors the active tab >> cat ~/tab.qss QTabBar::tab:selected, QTabBar::tab:hover { background: #99BDDA; } QTabBar::tab:selected {...
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How can I ring the audio bell within a bash script running under gnu screen?

In a konsole terminal window outside of screen running a bash shell with TERM set to konsole-256color if I type: echo -n $'\a' or echo -n $'\eg' or ./ringbell.sh where contents of ringbell.sh is #!/...
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Will any (recent) Linux terminal emulator allow me to save my session (tabs, history, etc)?

Over time, I become invested in my terminal sessions: tabs, command history, window layout and title, etc. Eventually, a reboot requires me to start all over again which wastes my time. The two ...
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Determine which session manager restored Konsole a script is running under

If you log out of a KDE session with any Konsole terminals still open, they'll be there when you log back in (unless you've configured KDE otherwise). How can any scripts running under these ...
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Set name of Konsole window

How can one set the name of a Konsole window in KDE? I know that we can change the names of the tabs, and the Konsole window title is preconfigured to use the name of the current tab, but this is not ...
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Error in fetching files Kubuntu 13.10

W: Failed to fetch http://archive.canonical.com/dists/saucy/Release Unable to find expected entry 'partner]/binary-amd64/Packages' in Release file (Wrong sources.list entry or malformed file) ...
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Open new konsole from script, executing command and becoming interactive on conclusion

I want to be able to get a script (ran at startup) to open up a konsole terminal. When it opens it is to do some persistent things (like change directory and source bashrc) and run a long running ...
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Konsole Colour Scheme

I use konsole 2.8.5 on Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit. I wish to make some changes to the colour scheme. I would like to see the text before the $ symbol in a different colour, other than the regular text ...
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Is it possible to send a console session from a terminal emulator to another under Linux?

This is a bit odd question, maybe, but I would like to know if it is possible to move an active console session from a terminal emulator to another. More specific, let's say that I'm using KDE and I'...
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echoing the absolute path of new directory on doing cd

Whenever I do a "cd" at the Konsole, I get a warning msg (echo: Command not found. I think this happens because Konsole tries to output the path to the new directory, but instead of doing echo $...
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24 bit True Color in Konsole

I have yearned to use 24-bit colors in the terminal for applications such as Vim. However, xterm is limited to no more than 256 colors, which I have currently been using. I just recently learned that ...
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