Click here!

SEARCH: Upload    Contact    Home



Start Here:

 
 
* Howto's
* Man Pages
* FAQ's
* Guides
* Search


* Software
* Index
* Distributions
* Howto
* Linux News
* Mailing Lists
* What's New

 
 

 
   

Console  GNOME   KDE   X11    Themes

 

TUCOWS Linux
Xterm-Title

How to change the title of an xterm Next Previous Contents


How to change the title of an xterm

Ric Lister, ric@giccs.georgetown.edu

v2.0, 27 October 1999


This document explains how to use escape sequences to dynamically change window and icon titles of an xterm. Examples are given for several shells, and the appendix gives escape sequences for some other terminal types.

1. Where to find this document

2. Static titles

3. Dynamic titles

4. Examples for different shells

5. Printing the current job name

6. Appendix: escapes for other terminal types

7. Appendix: examples in other languages

8. Credits


Next Previous Contents

News   Contact   Advertise   CD ROM   Search   Upload   Help   Home


Copyright 2000 TUCOWS.COM Inc.
TUCOWS.COM Inc. has no liability for any content or goods on the TUCOWS site or the Internet, except as set forth in the terms and conditions and privacy statement.