[Discuss] Questions about shells: Tmux, Screen, SSH and Terminator

Kevin Brandstatter icarusthecow at gmail.com
Sun Dec 21 20:57:31 UTC 2014

I use terminator + tmux as well, and i've never really had a problem
with ssh sessions other than the connections timing out
if it sits idle for a while, but i've had that issue in just about every
setup. Might try looking into if theres an idle timeout setting for sshd
or something


On 12/21/2014 02:49 PM, Freddy Martinez wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I've been having a lot of issues lately with my SSH sessions (I have
> to maintain ~5 for 8+ hours a day with frequency having to lock /
> leave my work station).  Here's my current setup. I use Terminator and
> have it split with 3-4 panes and just use SSH.  I don't use screen
> because I find that it doesn't work great with Terminator. Some of my
> coworkers use tmux (you can launch it inside terminator) but I dislike
> the keybindings. The advantage of tmux is that is supports screen-like
> behavior but its actively supported. (screen isn't maintained anymore
> What's your setup? Do anyone have a recommendation that isn't tmux?
> Ideally I'd like to use terminator + <something else>.
> Thanks,
> Freddy M
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