What you do when you’ve been slack and haven’t posted for months? You think of something interesting to say. What do you do when your mind goes blank? You post a screen shot or a dot file. As a bonus, here’s both:

Screen shot of my xterm session in OS X:

And here’s my .screenrc file:

activity "activity: window ~%"
vbell_msg "bell: window ~%"
vbellwait 2
allpartial off
autodetach on

defscrollback 500
startup_message off
sessionname shane
altscreen on
bindkey -k kD stuff \177
shell -$SHELL

# Status and caption at the bottom of the terminal
hardstatus on
hardstatus alwayslastline
hardstatus string "%= %3n %t%? [ %h ]%? %="
caption string '%{= kW}%-Lw%{= kG}%50> %n%f* %t%{= kW}%+Lw%< %{= kG}%-=%D %d %M %Y  %c:%s%{-}'
caption always

# Window numbering starts at 1
bind c screen 1
bind 0 select 10
screen 1
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