ALACRITTY-MSG(1) User Commands ALACRITTY-MSG(1)

alacritty-msg - Send messages to Alacritty

alacritty msg [OPTIONS] <MESSAGE> [MESSAGE_OPTIONS]

This command communicates with running Alacritty instances through a socket, making it possible to control Alacritty without directly accessing it.

-s, --socket <socket> Path for IPC socket creation

create-window Create a new window in the same Alacritty process

OPTIONS

--hold Remain open after child process exits

--working-directory <working-directory> Start the shell in the specified working directory

-e, --command <command>... Command and args to execute (must be last argument)

See the alacritty github repository at https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty for the full documentation.

Found a bug? Please report it at https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/issues.

•Christian Duerr <contact@christianduerr.com>
October 2021 alacritty 0.10.1