/ Command-line Tools

A tmux session manager

A tmux session manager

tmuxp

tmuxp, tmux session manager. built on libtmux.

We need help! tmuxp is a trusted session manager for tmux. If you could lend your time to helping answer issues and QA pull requests, please do!

New to tmux? The Tao of tmux is available on Leanpub and Amazon Kindle. Read and browse the book for free on the web.

Installation

.. code-block:: shell

$ pip install --user tmuxp

Load a tmux session

Load tmux sessions via json and YAML, tmuxinator_ and
teamocil_ style.

.. code-block:: yaml

session_name: 4-pane-split
windows:

  • window_name: dev window
    layout: tiled
    shell_command_before:
    • cd ~/ # run as a first command in all panes
      panes:
    • shell_command: # pane no. 1
      • cd /var/log # run multiple commands in this pane
      • ls -al | grep .log
    • echo second pane # pane no. 2
    • echo third pane # pane no. 3
    • echo forth pane # pane no. 4

Save as mysession.yaml, and load:

.. code-block:: sh

$ tmuxp load ./mysession.yaml

Sessions in ~/.tmuxp/ can use names:

.. code-block:: sh

$ tmuxp load mysession

Projects with .tmuxp.yaml or .tmuxp.json load via directory:

.. code-block:: sh

$ tmuxp load path/to/my/project/

Load multiple at once (in bg, offer to attach last):

.. code-block:: sh

$ tmuxp load mysession ./another/project/ 

simple_ and very elaborate_ config examples

Store configs in (~/.tmuxp) or include in your project as
~/.tmuxp.{yaml,json}. See author's tmuxp configs_ and the
the projects' tmuxp.yaml_.

Run custom startup scripts (such as installing project dependencies before
loading tmux. See the bootstrap_env.py_ and before_script_ example

You can also load sessions in the background by passing -d flag

tmuxp-demo

Freeze a tmux session

Snapshot your tmux layout, pane paths, and window/session names.

.. code-block:: sh

$ tmuxp freeze session-name

See more about freezing tmux_ sessions.

GitHub