Byobu is a frontend for tmux and screen that allows you to save your terminal sessions and reconnect to them easily. It’s one of the biggest time-savers in my bag of tricks. Read along to learn how I use it. This article applies to any *nix-like system, despite the “on WSL” in the title.
Installing You can install Byobu on nearly any *nix-like operating system. Since I’m using Ubuntu and Debian, I’ll use apt to install the version that is shipped with the OS: