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Old 07-07-2011, 02:27 AM   #1
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GNU-screen not working properly

hello: i'm a newb to the world of command line usage so i installed gnu-screen and i can split the screen properly but when i type into any of the terminals i open it inputs the same into all of them and opens the same programs etc. essentially mirroring the same program across all the windows

what am i doing wrong? is it an error of screen or do i need to install something or am i ust being thick?
any help appreciated

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Here is the user manual for screen:
Old 07-07-2011, 01:23 PM   #3
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ok i have found the problem: i had misread the documentation and trying to use an apparently non-existant keybinding. thanks anyways

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