Gavin McCullagh wrote:
> For future reference, GNU Screen is an absolutely blinding tool for this
> sort of thing. It'll allow you (among many other features) to disconnect
But does anyone else end up lost in multi-modal hell after 2 or 3 weeks
without a reboot?
Virtual desktops containing Konsoles with multiple sessions, containing
screen, containing emacs with multiple buffers (or even multiple shells).
I end up with this ctrl-tab, alt-tab, shift left/right, ctrl-z <number>,
C-x b continuum of tasks and 'places' where I am concurrently.
There's only so much modality a brain can usefully handle. Maybe Apple's
onto something with Exposé.
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