Terminator – Multiple GNOME terminals in one window
At the moment, Terminator is available for Ubuntu Hardy and you can install from source in Feisty,Gutsy etc
You can download Terminator source code from here this is only for who is using ubuntu 7.10 and below version users
If you are using hardy use the following command to install
sudo aptitude install terminator
Install terminator in ubuntu gutsy,feisty etc
Download source code from here .Now you have terminator_0.8.1.tar.gz file extract this file using the following command
tar xzvf terminator_0.8.1.tar.gz
Now you have terminator-0.8.1 directory
Install termonator using the following command
sudo ./setup.py install
This will complete the installation
Now if you want to open terminator use the following command from your terminal
Once it opens you should see similar to the following screen
Now if you want to split your views you need to Right-Clicking on a terminal view you should see similar to the following options
After splitting your terminal you can see similar to the following screen
Using your multi view terminals in action
You can use the following keys to split your terminal views
Ctrl-Shift-E: will split the view vertically.
Ctrl-Shift-O: will split the view horizontally.
Ctrl-Shift-P: will focus be active on the previous view.
Ctrl-Shift-N: will focus be active on the next view.
Ctrl-Shift-W: will close the view where the focus is on.
Ctrl-Shift-Q: will exit terminator.
F11: will make terminator go fullscreen.