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README.md

Build Instructions

Install the following if on Ubuntu or use equivalent on other OSes:

sudo apt install libperl-dev libxft-dev

Clone libev (Or libevent) and libptytty into working directory of this repo.

Configure with:

./configure

Compile with

make
sudo make install

See README.configure for more details and configuration options.

Configuration

Goes in ~/.Xdefaults. Just make sure to run xrdb ~/.Xdefaults after you update it.

Here's an example:

! main
! URxvt.display: :0
! URxvt.termName: rxvt-unicode
! URxvt.chdir: /home/tomas 
URxvt.loginShell: true

! geometry and cursor
URxvt.foreground: #fff
URxvt.geometry: 100x25
URxvt.cursorColor: #ff6600

! font: tamzen 8x16
URxvt.font: -misc-tamzen-medium-r-normal--16-116-100-100-c-80-iso8859-1
URxvt.boldFont: -misc-tamzen-bold-r-normal--16-116-100-100-c-80-iso8859-1

! or terminus 8x16
URxvt.font: -xos4-terminus-medium-r-normal--16-160-72-72-c-80-iso10646-1
URxvt.boldFont: -xos4-terminus-bold-r-normal--16-160-72-72-c-80-iso10646-1

! to disable iso14755 mode
URxvt.iso14755: false
URxvt.iso14755_52: false

! fake transparent background    
URxvt.inheritPixmap: true
URxvt.transparent: true
URxvt.tintColor: #00ffff
URxvt.shading: 30

! for real transparency
URxvt.inheritPixmap: false
URxvt.transparent: false
URxvt.depth: 32
URxvt.background: rgba:0000/0000/0800/c800

! enable URL highlight plugin 
URxvt.perl-ext-common: default,matcher
URxvt.urlLauncher: xdg-open
URxvt.colorUL: #ff6600

! scrolling 
URxvt.saveLines: 10000
URxvt.scrollBar: false
URxvt.scrollstyle: plain
URxvt.internalBorder: 0
URxvt.externalBorder: 0

! more scrolling
URxvt.jumpScroll: true                                                   
URxvt.skipScroll: true
URxvt.mouseWheelScrollPage: false

URxvt.secondaryScroll: true
URxvt.secondaryScreen: false

! do not scroll with output
URxvt.scrollTtyOutput: false

! scroll in relation to buffer (with mouse scroll or Shift+Page Up)
URxvt.scrollWithBuffer: true

! scroll back to the bottom on keypress
URxvt.scrollTtyKeypress: true

! prev/next tab for tabbedex
URxvt.keysym.Meta-z: tabbedex:prev_tab
URxvt.keysym.Meta-x: tabbedex:next_tab
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