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tmuxp 1.2.2

tmux session manager

tmuxp, tmux session manager. built on libtmux.

Load a tmux session

Load tmux sessions via json and YAML, tmuxinator and teamocil style.

session_name: 4-pane-split
- window_name: dev window
  layout: tiled
    - cd ~/
    - shell_command:
        - cd /var/log
        - ls -al | grep \.log
    - pwd
    - pwd
    - pwd

Save as mysession.yaml. And load:

$ tmuxp load ./mysession.yaml

Sessions in ~/.tmuxp/ can use names:

$ tmuxp load mysession

Projects with .tmuxp.yaml or .tmuxp.json load via directory:

$ tmuxp load path/to/my/project/

Load multiple at once (in bg, offer to attach last):

$ tmuxp load mysession ./another/project/

simple, very elaborate config examples

Store configs in (~/.tmuxp) or include in your project as ~/.tmuxp.{yaml,json}. See author’s tmuxp configs and the the projects’ tmuxp.yaml.

bootstrap project dependencies before loading tmux. See the and before_script example

Load sessions in the background by passing -d flag

Freeze a tmux session

snapshot your tmux layout, pane paths, and window/session names.

$ tmuxp freeze SESSION_NAME

See more about freezing tmux sessions.

Docs / Reading material

See the Quickstart.

Documentation homepage (also in 中文)

Want to learn more about tmux itself? Read The Tao of Tmux.

Project details

tmux support 1.8, 1.9a, 2.0, 2.1, 2.2
python support 2.6, 2.7, >= 3.3
config support yaml, json, python dict
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License BSD.
git repo
$ git clone
install stable
$ sudo pip install tmuxp
install dev
$ git clone tmuxp
$ cd ./tmuxp
$ virtualenv .venv
$ source .venv/bin/activate
$ pip install -e .

See the developing and testing page in the docs for more.

$ make test
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