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Scroll up while in screen

When I use screen command, I am not able to use page-up and only 1 page is displayed on the screen. If I do not use "screen" command, I can scroll up a few pages. 1) How do I enable scrolling while ...
3
votes
2answers
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screen not dropping down a line?

Minor annoyance with the Screen linux utility; when connected to a Linux (Fedora) box from my Mac (using Terminal), when I'm writing out a long command, usually when the text reaches the edge of the ...
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vote
2answers
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Specifying a log name for screen output without relying on .screenrc

In a bash script, I use "screen -L" to log executed commands in color. For example : screen -L tree Then we read logfile with less -R. When this script is executed, other screens are ...
3
votes
1answer
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Screen -X exec commands not working until manually attached

I have a batch script that starts a java server application inside of a screen. The command looks like this: cd /dir/ && screen -A -m -d -S javascreen java -Xms640M -Xmx1024M -jar ...
2
votes
1answer
502 views

unix screen logging change filename to window name

I know its possible to change the name of the logfile with "set filename" I'd like to have screen write its log files to the name of the window. how can I accomplish this ?
2
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1answer
883 views

What's the difference between hardstatus and caption in GNU Screen?

I've started to play with GNU Screen setting. What's the difference between hardstatus and caption in GNU Screen? hardstatus seems to appear at the bottom on the Terminal, but I don't even know what ...