evilvte(1) highly customizable terminal emulator based on VTE


evilvte [options]


evilvte is a terminal emulator. It supports almost everything VTE provides. It also supports tabs, automatic hiding of the tab bar, and the ability to switch encoding at runtime. Configuration is done by editing the source code and recompiling it.


Start evilvte as a dock.
-e [program] [options]
Specify the program to be run in evilvte.
Start evilvte in fullscreen mode.
-fn "[font] [size]"
Specify font and font size.
-g +X+Y
Specify initial window geometry.
Show help.
Use login shell.
Show build-time configuration of evilvte. It is as same as the "showvte" command.
Make evilvte run in root window.
-T, -title [string]
Specify program title.
Show version of evilvte.
-2 -3 -4 -5 -6 -7 -8 -9
Specify the initial tab numbers.


--class [string]
Specify WM_CLASS class.
--name [string]
Specify WM_CLASS name.


evilvte was written by Wen-Yen Chuang <caleb AT calno DOT com>