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View Poll Results: X Terminal Emulator of the Year
aterm 1 0.37%
GNOME Terminal 29 10.82%
gtkterm 0 0%
Guake 3 1.12%
Konsole 51 19.03%
LilyTerm 1 0.37%
LXTerminal 9 3.36%
MATE Terminal 14 5.22%
Pantheon-Terminal 1 0.37%
Roxterm 3 1.12%
rxvt 1 0.37%
Sakura 5 1.87%
st 5 1.87%
Terminal (Xfce) 45 16.79%
Terminator 26 9.70%
Terminology 7 2.61%
Tilda 0 0%
urxvt 17 6.34%
xterm 37 13.81%
Yakuake 13 4.85%
Cool Retro Term 0 0%
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Old 01-06-2017, 10:58 AM   #16
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urxvt
 
Old 01-11-2017, 09:32 PM   #17
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LXterminal. Works for me.
 
Old 01-17-2017, 07:50 PM   #18
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Roxterm.
 
Old 01-18-2017, 02:48 AM   #19
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Terminix? @
 
Old 01-18-2017, 09:25 PM   #20
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xterm will always be the one I use.
 
Old 01-19-2017, 08:33 AM   #21
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I'm use LXTerminal.

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Old 01-19-2017, 05:20 PM   #22
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Xfce is my environment of preference, so I went with Terminal (Xfce).
 
Old 01-21-2017, 07:42 PM   #23
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Yakuake and Guake, drop down terminals with F12, are the epitome of convenience.
 
Old 01-22-2017, 02:31 PM   #24
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I just use whichever happens to be installed... since I use xfce on everything, that is xfce-terminal. I've used the others and they all seem to work about equally to me
The same goes for me.
I don't think I use the terminal enough as I don't use any features of the terminal emulator so don't see a difference between them.
I'll check out Cool Retro Term though as it looks like fun.
 
Old 01-24-2017, 01:17 AM   #25
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I don't use any features of the terminal emulator
hmm, neither do i actually. it just holds a shell.
but urxvt is configurable via .Xresources, which i appreciate a lot, and blazing fast.
opening a terminal window is near-instant, and that's the deciding factor for me.
put that on a hotkey, it's the single most-used command on my system i guess (and no need for any *uake dropdown).
 
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Old 01-24-2017, 08:26 PM   #26
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Being a KDE user, Yakuake.
 
Old 01-25-2017, 05:00 PM   #27
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I like xterm. It's classic and is very lightweight and efficient.
 
Old 01-25-2017, 09:41 PM   #28
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Sakura and/or Terminator...
 
Old 01-26-2017, 11:50 AM   #29
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hmm, neither do i actually. it just holds a shell.
but urxvt is configurable via .Xresources, which i appreciate a lot, and blazing fast.
opening a terminal window is near-instant, and that's the deciding factor for me.
put that on a hotkey, it's the single most-used command on my system i guess (and no need for any *uake dropdown).
Thanks, I'll take a look at urxvt -- I usually have at least one terminal window open but on occasion I will just decide I need to open another.
 
  


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