Terminal Emulators

A terminal emulator, terminal application, term, or tty for short, is a program that emulates a video terminal within some other display architecture. Though typically synonymous with a shell or text terminal, the term terminal covers all remote terminals, including graphical interfaces. A terminal emulator inside a graphical user interface is often called a terminal window.A terminal window allows the user access to a text terminal and all its applications such as command line interfaces (CLI) and text user interface (TUI) applications. These may be running either on the same machine or on a different one via telnet, ssh, or dial-up.
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  • Linux Shell

    … of the original Bourne shell program ( sh ) which written by Steve Bourne acts as the shell program. There are another additional shell programs available on a typical Linux system. These include: ksh, tcsh and zsh. What is an xterm, konsole and gnome-terminal? These are called ( Terminal emulators ). They are programs that put a window up and let you work…

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