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Konsole icon.svg
Konsole 4.2.2.png
Screenshot of Konsole in KDE 4.2.2
Developer(s) Lars Doelle, Robert Knight
Stable release 15.12.1 (12 January 2016; 23 days ago (2016-01-12)) [±][1]
Written in C++ (KDELibs, Qt)
Type Terminal Emulator
License GNU General Public License
Website konsole.kde.org

Konsole is an free and open-source terminal emulator which is part of KDE Applications. Konsole was originally written by Lars Doelle.

KDE applications, such as Konqueror, Krusader, Kate,[2] Konversation, Dolphin and KDevelop use Konsole to provide embedded terminal functionality via Kpart.

As of July 2014 Yakuake, Konsole, Dolphin, Kate and KDE Telepathy, among others are in the process of being ported to KDE Frameworks 5.[3]


A Konsole window featuring window split[discuss] (added in 2007)


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