Projects / xtermset


xtermset is a command line utility to change several characteristics of an xterm. These are things like title, foreground color, background color, geometry and position. Furthermore the xterm can be iconified, restored to normal size, or refreshed.

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Recent releases

  •  09 Jun 2003 22:25

    No changes have been submitted for this release.

    •  26 Dec 2000 22:52

      Release Notes: Several bugfixes regarding crashing and memory usage, and a special file in which so-called blessed terminals are described.

      •  13 Jul 2000 14:00

        Release Notes: The possibility to store and retrieve the command line options in a run control file was added. xtermset now uses autoconf.

        •  21 Aug 1999 00:11

          Release Notes: Added terminal type checking and slight modifications to the homepage.

          •  14 Mar 1999 10:05

            Release Notes: Source code was completely rewritten by Decklin Foster. He also added some extra options.

            Recent comments

            09 May 2002 06:36 Thrysoee

            See also xtermcontrol (


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