Free type mode lets you using the mouse to quickly move the cursor, select text, and drag and drop text, either when typing shell commands, or in applications such as
Emacs, everything is as convenient as in a text editor.
Free type mode supports:
- Any protocol and shell, including
- Move the cursor by
Alt + Mouse Click.
For convenience, when the
xterm-256color, only a mouse click is required to move the cursor.
- For the current line containing the cursor:
- Drag mouse to select text.
Double-clickto select a word.
Double-clickto select text between matching pairs.
Triple-clickto select the line.
Shift + Clickto select a piece of text.
- Overwrite, delete or move the selection.