Tmux with native scrollback

Here is how to get colors working and allow native scrollback in

file: .tmux.conf

Show sort hostname in tab title of tmux. Really helpful trick.

file: .bashrc

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Shishir Sharma

Shishir Sharma is a hacker, software developer and a bachelor of electronics & communication engineering. He is a problem solver, technology enthusiast. He can speak in Java, Python, Perl, PHP, Curl etc; Fluent in C, C++, GNU/Linux. He is moderator at LUG-Jaipur. He loves action movies and Counter Strike.

2 thoughts on “Tmux with native scrollback”

  1. You should append to the `terminal-overrides` setting, instead of overwriting it:

    set -ga terminal-overrides 'xterm*:smcup@:rmcup@'

    See also

    Apart from that, I find it better to not have tmux set/overwrite the $TERM, but to massage it in my shell’s config:

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