Denis Gladkikh

outcoldman

My personal blog about software development

Command line

  • tmux new -s {session_name} -n {name} - create new session and specify window name
  • tmux {attach|a|at} -t {session_name} - attach to session
  • tmux ls - list sessions
  • tmux kill-session -t {session_name} - kill session

Misc

  • Prefix ? - help
  • Prefix d - detach
  • Prefix t - big clock

Command mode

  • Prefix : - command mode
  • new-window -n {name} {command} - create new window and execute command

Sessions

  • :new - new session
  • Prefix s - list sessions
  • Prefix $ - name session
  • Prefix ( - previous session
  • Prefix ) - next session
  • Prefix L - last session

Windows

  • Prefix c - create new window
  • Prefix , - rename window
  • Prefix n - next window
  • Prefix p - previous window
  • Prefix {n} - go to window n
  • Prefix f - find window by name
  • Prefix w - list windows
  • Prefix & - kill window

Panes

  • Prefix % split panes by vertical (see tmux-pain-control)
  • Prefix " split panes by horizontal (see tmux-pain-control)
  • Prefix o - cycle through the panes
  • Prefix {arrow key} - navigate to specific pane (see tmux-pain-control)
  • Prefix space - cycle thought layouts
  • Prefix x - close pane
  • Prefix q - show panes numbers
  • Prefix z - switch to whole window mode and back
  • Prefix { - move the current pane left (see tmux-pain-control)
  • Prefix } - move the current pane right (see tmux-pain-control)
  • :setw synchronize-panes - toggle panes synchronization

Copy mode (vi mode)

  • Prefix [ - start copy mode
  • Prefix ] - past from copy mode
  • ^ - back to indentation
  • esc - clear selection
  • enter - copy selection
  • j - cursor down
  • h - cursor left
  • l - cursor right
  • k - cursor down
  • L - cursor to bottom line
  • M - cursor to middle line
  • H - cursor to top line
  • d - delete entire line
  • D - delete to end of line
  • $ - end of line
  • : - goto line
  • ⌃-d - half page down
  • ⌃-u - half page up
  • ⌃-f - next page
  • w - next word
  • p - paste buffer
  • ⌃-b - previous page
  • b - previous word
  • q - quit mode
  • ⌃-down, ⌃-j - scroll down
  • ⌃-up, ⌃-k - scroll up
  • n - next search match
  • ? - search backward
  • / - search forward
  • 0 - start of line
  • space - start selection

Settings

  • set -g mode-mouse on - enable mouse support

Plugins

tmux-copycat

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-copycat

  • prefix + / - regex search (strings work too)

Predefined searches

  • prefix + ctrl-f - simple file search
  • prefix + ctrl-g - jumping over git status files (best used after git status command)
  • prefix + alt-h - jumping over SHA-1 hashes (best used after git log command)
  • prefix + ctrl-u - url search (http, ftp and git urls)
  • prefix + ctrl-d - number search (mnemonic d, as digit)
  • prefix + alt-i - ip address search

tmux-open

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-open

  • o - “open” a highlighted selection with the system default program. open for OS X or xdg-open for Linux.
  • ⌃-o - open a highlighted selection with the $EDITOR

tmux-pain-control

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-pain-control

  • Prefix + h, Prefix + C-h - select pane on the left
  • Prefix + j, Prefix + C-j - select pane below the current one
  • Prefix + k, Prefix + C-k - select pane above
  • Prefix + l, Prefix + C-l - select pane on the right

Resizing

  • Prefix + shift + h - resize current pane 5 cells to the left
  • Prefix + shift + j - resize 5 cells in the up direction
  • Prefix + shift + k - resize 5 cells in the down direction
  • Prefix + shift + l - resize 5 cells to the right

Splitting

  • Prefix | split panes by vertical
  • Prefix - split panes by horizontal

Swapping panes

  • Prefix < moves current pane one position to the left
  • Prefix > moves current pane one position to the right

tmux-resurrect

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-resurrect

  • Prefix ⌃-s - save
  • Prefix ⌃-r - restore

tmux-yank

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-yank

  • Prefix - y - copies text from the command line to clipboard

copy mode

  • y - copy selection to system clipboard
  • Y - copy selection and paste it to the command line

vim-tmux-navigator

https://github.com/christoomey/vim-tmux-navigator

  • ⌃-h - Left
  • ⌃-j - Down
  • ⌃-k - Up
  • ⌃-l - Right
  • ⌃-\ - Previous split

tmuxinator

https://github.com/tmuxinator/tmuxinator

tmux-sensible

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tmux-sensible

tpm

https://github.com/tmux-plugins/tpm

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