How To Switch Between TTYs Without Using Function Keys In Linux

switch between TTYs

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  1. Eric HAMON says:

    Hi,
    Great to learn that. I did’nt know ‘chvt’ command.
    I rather use ‘screen’ or ‘tmux’ to stay in the same tty. sudo is useless in this case. (screen and tmux have to be installed before, i admit)
    Regards

  2. Early video computer displays were sometimes nicknamed “Glass TTYs” (“glass Teletypes”) or “Visual Display Units” (VDUs), and used no CPU , instead relying on individual logic gates or very primitive LSI chips. Nevertheless, they quickly became extremely popular Input-Output devices on many different types of computer system once several suppliers gravitated to a set of common standards:

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