GNU Screen Configuration


The below configuration displays a nice status bar at the bottom, as well as add some shortcut keys.

  • The default escape kep is modified from Ctrl+a to Ctrl+z.
  • Use Alt+, and Alt+. to navigate tabs quickly.
hardstatus off
escape ^zz
backtick 1 1200 1200 whoami
bindkey -k k1 next
bindkey ^[. next
bindkey ^[, prev
caption always "%c | %-Lw%{= BW}%50>%n* %t%{-}%+Lw%<"
#scrollback 10000
defscrollback 10000
#unsetenv SSH_AUTH_SOCK
#setenv SSH_AUTH_SOCK /home/$USER/.ssh/agent-screen-socket

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