Tilda (software)

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Tilda (software)
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Tilda 0.09.1 on Gnome 2.16 (Gentoo)
Original author(s) Tristan Sloughter & Ira Snyder
Developer(s) Sebastian Geiger
Stable release 1.1.8 / October 24, 2013; 5 months ago (2013-10-24)
Written in C
Operating system Linux
Type terminal emulator
License GPL
Website github.com/lanoxx/tilda/

Tilda is a GTK+ terminal emulator. Its design was inspired from consoles in computer games, such as Quake, which slide down from the top of the screen when a key is pressed, typically the tilde, and slide back up when the key is pressed again.

Running Tilda can be faster than launching a new terminal with a keyboard shortcut because the program is already loaded into memory; it can be useful to people who frequently find themselves opening and closing terminals.

It is free software licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

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