I hear a lot say GNU Screen is better than Terminal’s tabs.
But I cannot find a real use case. I can understand that ability
to copy and paste is useful.
But in terms of session attaching/detaching, all the sessions
are gone if I restart my Mac.
I’m using Terminal with several tabs open (e.g., tail -f
I can use Command-Shift-] to move between tabs, but in
GNU Screen, I need to type Control-A n. To me, the latter
is more memorable and Mac-like.
I mostly develop locally and push the app to the server.
I never felt the need to sharing the session in GNU Screen.
I think I’m wrong in somewhere because a lot of people prefer
Can anybody explain the usefulness and what’s wrong in my view?