How to Use Screen on Linux to Detach and Reattach Your Terminal

Zubair Ahmed
Nov 5, 2020 · 4 min read

Why Screen?

screen is this awesome software tool in Linux that provides you the ability to spring-up and use multiple shell sessions from a single ssh session. Screen essentially acts as a terminal multiplexer emulator that is packed with features (just look at the size of its man page, you'll know 😝)