Difference between revisions of "St"

From ArchWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Bananagranola moved page St to ArchWiki:St: title impropery capitalized)
(Installation: style fix)
(4 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
{{Lowercase title}}
 
[[Category:Terminal emulators]]
 
[[Category:Terminal emulators]]
 
 
[http://st.suckless.org/ st] is a simple terminal implementation for X by [http://suckless.org suckless]. It is intended to serve as a lightweight replacement [[xterm]] and [[rxvt-unicode|urxvt]]. It currently supports 256 colors, most VT10X escape sequences, UTF8, X11 copy/paste, antialiased fonts (using fontconfig), fallback fonts, resize, shortcuts via config.h, and line drawing.  
 
[http://st.suckless.org/ st] is a simple terminal implementation for X by [http://suckless.org suckless]. It is intended to serve as a lightweight replacement [[xterm]] and [[rxvt-unicode|urxvt]]. It currently supports 256 colors, most VT10X escape sequences, UTF8, X11 copy/paste, antialiased fonts (using fontconfig), fallback fonts, resize, shortcuts via config.h, and line drawing.  
  
 
==Installation==
 
==Installation==
Download the {{AUR|st}} or {{AUR|st-git}} package from the [[AUR]]. Then, as a non-root user, run:
+
Download the {{AUR|st}} or {{AUR|st-git}} package from the [[AUR]].
 
+
$ makepkg -i
+
 
+
while in the directory of the saved [[PKGBUILD]]. All the files will be retrieved, and the package will be built and installed.
+
  
 
==Configuration==
 
==Configuration==
Line 14: Line 10:
  
 
Consider maintaining your own [[PKGBUILD]] with sources and md5sums for your own configuration file.
 
Consider maintaining your own [[PKGBUILD]] with sources and md5sums for your own configuration file.
 +
 +
==Weird glitches/Visual bugs==
 +
Vim: Background colour of the text in Vim will not fill in anything that wasn't a character.
 +
 +
Solution: set TERM variable to screen-256color in your config.h file.

Revision as of 01:30, 1 March 2014

st is a simple terminal implementation for X by suckless. It is intended to serve as a lightweight replacement xterm and urxvt. It currently supports 256 colors, most VT10X escape sequences, UTF8, X11 copy/paste, antialiased fonts (using fontconfig), fallback fonts, resize, shortcuts via config.h, and line drawing.

Installation

Download the stAUR or st-gitAUR package from the AUR.

Configuration

st is configured through its config.h file. A sample config.def.h file is included with the source.

Consider maintaining your own PKGBUILD with sources and md5sums for your own configuration file.

Weird glitches/Visual bugs

Vim: Background colour of the text in Vim will not fill in anything that wasn't a character.

Solution: set TERM variable to screen-256color in your config.h file.