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xtitle - set window title and icon name for X terminal

Xtitle sets the window title and/or the icon name of the terminal window in which it is run to be its command line arguments. It does this by outputting the appropriate xterm(1) control sequence charac characters. Unless messages are suppressed, xtitle will also report the settings it has made.
Note: In order to be able to change the terminal's title, the terminal must support ANSI escape codes.
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Manjaro iconManjaro rolling
1.0.2
Debian iconDebian 10.0
Debian iconDebian 9.0
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 17.10
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 18.04 LTS
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 18.10
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 19.04
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 19.10
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 20.04
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 16.04 LTS
DistributionVersionSincePackageInstalledPackager
Debian iconDebian 10.0 buster/maindeb1.0.2-72017-11-105.86 kiB21 kiB
Debian iconDebian 9.0 stretch/maindeb1.0.2-72017-11-105.86 kiB21 kiB
Manjaro iconManjaro rolling stable/communityxz20170206-12017-11-108.87 kiB40 kiB
Manjaro iconManjaro rolling testing/communityxz20170206-12017-11-108.87 kiB40 kiB
Manjaro iconManjaro rolling unstable/communityxz20170206-12017-11-108.87 kiB40 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 17.10 artful/universedeb1.0.2-72017-11-105.76 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 18.04 LTS bionic/universedeb1.0.2-72017-11-105.76 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 18.10 cosmic/universedeb1.0.2-72019-01-145.76 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 19.04 disco/universedeb1.0.2-72019-01-145.76 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 19.10 eoan/universedeb1.0.2-72019-06-175.76 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 20.04 focal/universedeb1.0.2-82020-01-076.16 kiB21 kiB
Ubuntu iconUbuntu 16.04 LTS xenial/universedeb1.0.2-62017-11-105.87 kiB45 kiB

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xtitle(1)

xtitle - set window title and icon name for an X11 terminal window

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Ubuntu 20.04 focal/universe: Version 1.0.2-8 introduced

2020-01-07
  • QA upload.
  • Set Debian QA Group as maintainer. (see #920096)
  • Using new DH level format. Consequently:
    • debian/compat: removed.
    • debian/control: Changed from 'debhelper' to 'debhelper-compat' in Build-Depends field and bumped level to 12.
  • debian/control:
    • Added the field Rules-Requires-Root: no.
    • Standards-Version: bumped to 4.4.1 (no changes needed)
    • Replace "Priority: extra" with "optional".
    • Switch VCS URLs to salsa.debian.org
  • debian/copyright: updated years and rights.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-10-10
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-10-10
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-10-10
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-10-10
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-25
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-25
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-25
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-25
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-06
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-06
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-06
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-06
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-06
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-06
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-06
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-06
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-06
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 removed

2019-09-06
Ubuntu icon

Ubuntu 19.10 eoan/universe: Version 1.0.2-7 reintroduced

2019-09-05
debian/control
  • (Depends): Move xterm to Enhances field (Closes: 796897). Fix thanks to Barak A. Pearlmutter <>.
  • (Description): Fix typos.
  • (Homepage): Update.
  • (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.8.
  • (Vcs-*): Update to anonscm.debian.org.
  • debian/copyright
    • Update URLs.
  • debian/patches
    • (40): Fix variables and remove dead code (Closes: 752819). Fix thanks to Iustin Pop <>.
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