Skip to main content

Tab wrapper for urxt

Project description

URxvt terminals with gtk 3 tabs. Tabs are implemented by embedding URxvt in a gtk notebook container, using pygobject as an interface to gtk. URxvt does provide a rudimentary default gtk tabs implementation using perl, but with limited features (e.g. no tab dragging or tab closing).

Features

  • Tab name editing (double click).
  • Tab closing, drag & drop.
  • Inherits tab titles set by shells.
  • Customizable keyboard shortcuts.

Installation and Use

Dependencies

  • python-gobject
  • python3-xlib

Installing Dependencies

Arch Linux:

  • sudo pacman -S python-gobject
  • sudo yaourt -S python3-xlib

Other Linux systems:

  • Install python-gobject using your favorite package manager
  • pip3 install python3-xlib

Installing URxvt Tabbed

  • git clone git@github.com:simonzack/urxvt-tabbed.git
  • cd urxvt-tabbed
  • ./bin/urxvt-tabbed

Configuration

The configuration is read from ~/.urxvt_tabbed/urxvt_tabbed.conf, which uses the ini format:

[section]
foo = bar

[ui]

  • font: font description used for UI, e.g. Monospace, Inconsolata 12 or Envy Code R italic 16. Defaults come from gtk.

[general]

  • close_last_tab: One of new, close, blank

[keymap]

  • prev_tab: Previous tab, defaults to Control + Page_Up
  • next_tab: Next tab, defaults to Control + Page_Down
  • move_tab_prev: Move tab left, defaults to Control + Shift + Page_Up
  • move_tab_next: Move tab right, defaults to Control + Shift + Page_Down
  • new_tab: New tab, defaults to Control + Shift + T
  • close_tab: Close tab, defaults to Control + F4

Screenshots

Multiple tabs

Contributing

If you find any bugs or have any feature requests, please open an issue. I’m happy to accept any pull requests.

License

Licensed under GPLv3.

Project details


Release history Release notifications

This version
History Node

0.2.0

History Node

0.1.0

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
urxvt_tabbed-0.2.0.zip (13.3 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None Jan 23, 2014

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ AWS AWS Cloud computing Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page