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Terra | Drop Down Terminal Emulator Supports Screen Splitting

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Terra is a GTK+3.0 based terminal emulator, it supports running multiple terminals using split feature which allows you to split Terra’s terminal window vertically or horizontally like Terminator or Yakuake terminal emulators.

Terra’s user interface and functionalities combines between Guake and Terminator terminal emulator, or you can say it’s a GTK+3.0 version of Yakuake. It supports transparent backgrounds, multiple tabs, hot keys to invoke and hide Terra window, also comes with many hot keys for some functions such as splitting window, and controlling tabs.


Install Terra Terminal Emulator

Terra is available to install on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin using the official repository.

Run Terminal “Ctrl + Alt + t”, then type,

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ozcanesen/terra-terminal
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install terra

If you have any suggestions or having any problem, please don’t hesitate to contribute or report any bugs Here.

Upcoming features in Terra Terminal Emulator

  • Experimental slide effect.
  • Start fullscreen option.
  • Advanced multi monitor features.
  • Change font size with <Control>+mouse scroll
  • Option to change exit signal behavior
  • Check Terra Changelog.

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