#198 new
Dan Dean

Global terminal overlay

Reported by Dan Dean | January 26th, 2011 @ 09:53 PM

A feature that would help me with my day to day work would be the addition of a globally visible terminal overlay.

Use Case:

When writing my unit tests I'm often switching back and for between Terminal, where I execute the test suite, and my editor, where I'm writing my test suite. I'd save a ton of time and the process would be much cleaner if the terminal was present within the editor as an overlay.

I've attached a rough mockup of the idea, and there is a discussion of the idea on the google group over here:


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