alacritty-msg - Man Page

Send messages to Alacritty

Synopsis

alacritty msg [Options] <MESSAGE> [MESSAGE_OPTIONS]

Description

This command communicates with running Alacritty instances through a socket, making it possible to control Alacritty without directly accessing it.

Options

-s, --socket <socket> Path for IPC socket creation

Messages

create-window Create a new window in the same Alacritty process

Options

--hold Remain open after child process exits

--working-directory <working-directory> Start the shell in the specified working directory

-e, --command <command>... Command and args to execute (must be last argument)

See Also

See the alacritty github repository at https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty for the full documentation.

Bugs

Found a bug? Please report it at https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/issues.

Maintainers

Info

October 2021 alacritty 0.10.1