Konsole: split view show the same screen twice

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Thu Jun 16 12:01:39 BST 2011

On Thursday 16 Jun 2011 10:58:36 Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:53, Anne Wilson <cannewilson at googlemail.com> 
> > On Thursday 16 Jun 2011 10:17:47 Dotan Cohen wrote:
> >> In Konsole one can split the view. On KDE 4.5 and 4.6 spliting the
> >> view shows the same view twice, one cannot have two separate terminal
> >> windows in split view. Or am I doing it wrong?
> > 
> > When you open the split it defaults to the window you were viewing, but
> > nothing stops you from viewing any other directory.  However, the
> > terminal displayed should open in the directory of the pane that is
> > active at the time - so yes, you can have two separate terminals, but
> > you can only view one at a time.
> It sounds to me that you are referring to tabs, Anne, not to split.
> Take a look at View -> Split View.
No, I'm not.  I don't use this facility myself, it was explained to me as I 
describe.  The terminal linked to dolphin displays a terminal rooted at the 
directory in the active pane.  Have you tried that?

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