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GNU Screen v.4.5.1
     posted by anaumov, Sun Feb 26 21:17:48 2017 - 0 replies

I'm glad to announce that the new version of GNU Screen (4.5.1) has been released today!

4.5.1 is a bugfix/security release.
We fixed few crashes and, of course, problem with privilege escalation.
We also changed behavior of '-L' option: now you can set new logfile name using '-Logfile' option and '-L' just tells screen to turn on logging. ...

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GNU Screen v.4.5.0
     posted by anaumov, Tue Jan 17 20:46:37 2017 - 0 replies

GNU Screen v4.5.0 is now available.

The 4.5.0 release is mostly a bugfix release:
-> broken handling of "bind u digraph U+" (bug #48691)
-> crash with long $TERM (bug #48983)
-> crash when bumping blank window ...

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GNU Screen v.4.3.1
     posted by amade, Sun Jun 28 22:01:54 2015 - 0 replies

I'm announcing availability of GNU Screen v.4.3.1

This is a bug fix release.

Just one fixed bug:

  • Visible content get messed up after window resize

Release is available for download at:
or your closest mirror (may have some delay)

Please report any bugs or regressions.

GNU Screen v.4.3.0
     posted by amade, Sat Jun 13 17:36:28 2015 - 0 replies

I'm announcing availability of GNU Screen v.4.3.0

So more than a year after previous release there is new one, hopefully
even better. As for things that changed:

  • Introduce Xx string escape showing the executed command of a window
  • Implement dead/zombie window polling, allowing for auto reconnecting ...

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GNU Screen v.4.2.1
     posted by amade, Sun Apr 27 23:07:09 2014 - 0 replies

I'm announcing availability of GNU Screen v.4.2.1

Few days ago I released v.4.2.0 on screen-devel, this release was
status quo of current repository at that time. Almost immediately after
that I started applying patches from distributions and fixing some bugs. ...

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     posted by jnweiger, Thu Feb 21 19:07:46 2013 - 0 replies

I just learned about this development branch. Untested. Please comment. --

Screen users mailing list
     posted by jnweiger, Fri May 28 12:37:45 2004 - 8 replies

The mailing list, archived at is active again.

IRC Workshop Details
     posted by tvon, Sun Apr 13 23:41:18 2003 - 0 replies

Thanks to all wo contributed to the workshop:

#screen Log:
#screen-questions Log:

IRC Workshop
     posted by tvon, Tue Apr 1 20:34:12 2003 - 0 replies

Topic: Introduction to screen
When: Sunday 6th April 2003 18:00 GMT

Project Registered
     posted by tvon, Tue Apr 1 18:35:23 2003 - 0 replies

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