A good looking terminal emulator which mimics the old cathode display... (by Swordfish90)


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Posts where cool-retro-term has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-05-12.
  • AppImages on Linux | 2021-05-12
  • Idk what this means but it feels good to make other people think you’re a genius lol… | 2021-05-10
    If you wanna make your apt-get update look good...
  • Alacritty vs Kitty | 2021-05-10
    Third option. And I swear, I'm not joking.
  • Termite is dead, maintainer suggests moving to alacritty | 2021-05-07
    Oh, I think you do.
  • Smooth upgrade to macOS 11.3.1 w/ OC 0.6.9
  • How to autostart .desktop files at startup? (Or maybe something similar?) | 2021-05-01
    another example, this opens a cool retro terminal running bpytop on workspace 3...
  • Just like in the Matrix
    For sure... ...
  • It's not finished, and it's extremely ugly on the inside, but my ENCOM cyberdeck is finally in a functional state. | 2021-04-23
    May I suggest you run either cool-retro-term
  • Be A Man, Use A Real Terminal.
  • What terminal emulator do you use?
    Cool Retro Term — A good looking terminal emulator which mimics the old cathode display
  • IBM 5151 monitor is printed by Ender3 V2 | 2021-04-04
    I sometimes run Cool Retro Term for the nostalgia factor. Along with this display, it would be the perfect combination :)
  • My main switch dies - What better way then to use an old retro terminal "emulator" to restore using my TTY USB Serial cable
  • What do you play your roguelikes on?
    On Linux because I can put my text mode roguelikes in CoolRetroTerm and enjoy the stuff. Also playing some DOS games like Alphaman but only through DOSBox. Should try my hand at installing FreeDOS I guess.
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    the fonts are taken from an actual 3270 unix terminal ( if you prefer to view the content in a font of your choosing i encourage you to check out the source code itself
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