terminology-helpers - Man Page

programs that enhance terminology(1)


tyls [-h] [-a] [-s|-m] FILE1 [FILE2 ...]

List directory contents with bells and whistles

tyalpha [-h][-p] on|off|<opacity level>

Set transparency level of the background.

<opacity> is between 0 and 100.

tybg [-h] [-p] [FILE1 FILE2 ...]

Change the background image

tycat [-h] [-s|-f|-c] [-g <width>x<height>] FILE1 [FILE2 ...]

Display inline a media file or a URI

typop [-h] FILE1 [FILE2 ...]

Display in a popup a media file or a URI

tyq [-h] FILE1 [FILE2 ...]

Queue media files or URI to be popped up

tysend [-h] FILE1 [FILE2 ...]

Send files to the terminal (useful through ssh)


Terminology provides a number of companion tools to control advanced behavior.  They allow in-line and popup display of media files, enhanced file listing, and control over visual appearance.

The escape codes used to implement these behaviors are documented in EXTENDED ESCAPES FOR TERMINOLOGY section of terminology(1).

See Also



Terminology was written by Carsten Haitzler <raster@rasterman.com> and others.  It is maintained by Boris Faure <boris@fau.re> and others. See AUTHORS file for other contributors.

Referenced By

The man pages tyalpha(1), tybg(1), tycat(1), tyls(1), typop(1), tyq(1) and tysend(1) are aliases of terminology-helpers(1).

Dec 01, 2022