Terminology 0.9.1 (Terminal Emulator) Brings Fixes

As you may know, Terminology is the terminal emulator from the Enlightenment desktop environment, having the main functions of any terminal emulator: support for backgrounds, themes for the layout and design, support for both X11 and Wayland, multiple tabs, support for block text selection and link handling and path and email address detection.

The latest version available is Terminology 0.9.1, which brings the below changes:

  • Fix resizing issue
  • Fix solarized theme
  • Handle Ctrl-[2-8] when tab key bindings are removed
  • Add keybing to fullscreen Terminology
  • Right click on selection to be able to copy/open it
  • Add meta/hyper to key bindings
  • Add option to always show miniview
  • Add option to disable terminology escape codes
  • Add -a option to tyls to display hidden files
  • tybg without arguments restores the default wallpaper
  • Escape closes media popup
  • Terminology works on solaris
  • Font selector now displays previews with current theme colors
  • Try to get mime type when displaying URLs
  • Do not use ‘:’ as word separator but trim it from word selections
  • Improved resizing handling
  • Various bug fixes

Installation instructions:

Up to date packages are available via some third party PPA, so installing the terminal emulator on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf, Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17.x, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya and other Ubuntu derivative systems.

In order to successfully install Terminology, you have to add the PPA to your system, update the local repository index and install the terminology package:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:niko2040/e19
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install terminology

Optional, to remove terminology, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove terminology

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2 comments on “Terminology 0.9.1 (Terminal Emulator) Brings Fixes
  1. anna says:

    Terminology 0.9 for Ubuntu Xenial? Because Terminology 0.7 has so much bugs (key binding f.e) on Xenial, almost not usable…

  2. ale says:

    Thank you very much Geekster. It was really fast to get the latest version of terminology after reading your article.

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