splitvt - run two programs in a split screen

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: splitvt
Package version: 1.6.6
Package release: 11build1
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 95 B
Download size: 34.55 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
A utility to split a vt100 compatible screen into two halves, upper and lower, and run a different program simultaneously in each half.



    Source package: splitvt

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install splitvt deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install splitvt


    • /usr/bin/splitvt
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/ANNOUNCE
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/BLURB
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/README
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/TODO
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/examples/menu
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/examples/splitvtrc
    • /usr/share/doc/splitvt/examples/xsplitvt
    • /usr/share/lintian/overrides/splitvt
    • /usr/share/man/man1/splitvt.1.gz


    2016-02-07 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com> splitvt (1.6.6-11build1) xenial; urgency=medium * No-change rebuild for ncurses6 transition.

    2012-06-24 - Mònica Ramírez Arceda <monica@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-11) unstable; urgency=low * debian/control: - Update Maintainer field with Debian email. - Bump to Standards-Version 3.9.3. No changes required. * debian/copyright: switch to machine-readable format.

    2012-02-14 - Mònica Ramírez Arceda <monica@probeta.net> splitvt (1.6.6-10) unstable; urgency=low * Enable security hardening build flags. (Closes: #656027) - debian/contol: add hardening-wrapper as a build dependency. - debian/rules: enable hardening build flags. * debian/patches/ncurses.multiarch.patch: Update to ncurses multiarch. * Bump to Standards-Version 3.9.2. No changes required.

    2011-03-21 - Mònica Ramírez Arceda <monica@probeta.net> splitvt (1.6.6-9) unstable; urgency=low * Stop using utmp and migrate to wtmp (migrate.splitvt.to.wtmp.patch). Thanks to Mats Erik Andersson. (Closes: #619372) * Implement support for Termios (support.termios.splitvt.patch). Thanks to Mats Erik Andersson. * debian/source/local-options: Unapply patches after build.

    2011-02-13 - Mònica Ramírez Arceda <monica@probeta.net> splitvt (1.6.6-8) unstable; urgency=low * Adopt the package. (Closes: #489450) * Switch to quilt format: add old.changes.patch. * Tidy up debian/copyright: organize it in sections, add copyright notice, add GPL version and add myself as a Debian mantainer. * Manpage: - Change - by \- to use minus sign instead of hyphen in manpage (fix.man.minus.sign.patch). - Add .TB macro (fix.man.macro.not.defined.patch). * Override lintian warning (setgid-binary): splitvt needs write access to /var/run/utmp file. * Add debian/install, debian/docs, debian/examples and debian/splitvt.manpages in order to minimize debian/rules. * Update debian/rules to use overrides of dh_*. * Delete Homepage field in debian/control and debian/watch: upstream site doesn't exist any more. * Bump to Standards-Version 3.9.1. No changes required. * Add Vcs-Git, Vcs-Browser fields in debian/control.

    2008-08-03 - Julien Danjou <acid@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-7) unstable; urgency=medium * QA upload. * Fix bashisms (Closes: #489663) * Bump standard version

    2008-07-05 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-6) unstable; urgency=low * Orphaned the package.

    2008-05-14 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-5) unstable; urgency=low * debhelper v7; rules file minimisation * Looks like I had forgotten to call dh_md5sums before.

    2008-01-08 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-4) unstable; urgency=low * Add homepage field. * Fix security hole in safe_popen; it neglected to setgid.

    2007-08-15 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org> splitvt (1.6.6-3) unstable; urgency=low * Support nostrip builds. Closes: #438047