byobu-layout [save|restore] [name]


byobu-layout will save and restore byobu-tmux(1) split window layouts.

If 'name' is blank, it operates interactively.

Note that this only works with Byobu when backed by tmux(1), and not screen(1).

RELATED TO byobu-layout…

byobu(1), tmux(1)


This manpage and the utility were written by Dustin Kirkland <[email protected]> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document and the utility under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.

The complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL on Debian/Ubuntu systems, or in /usr/share/doc/fedora-release-*/GPL on Fedora systems, or on the web at