One time I was able to enter the Linux admins aquarium (a place where IT and Linux SysAds are contained with secure door stuff). I saw a SysAdmin do its thing, which is, to run a deployment on 6 servers. I saw him having 6 terminals open and run command on one of the terminal, that was then replicated to other terminals (6 terminals for 6 servers). Cool it is.
I forgot the term but I know what was it about. It is about padding the same input to multiple terminals, be it a key stroke or a command being typed in (well it is still keystroke anyway). He is using Ubuntu probably and I forgot the name of the terminal he is using.
Being a Slackware user and a Konsole user, I was able to find similar functionality. Follow the following steps:
- Open Konsole tabs as many as you like.
- Prepare the Konsole tabs for your specified setup, ex: open tabs for multiple ssh sessions.
- On Konsole menu, click Edit -> Copy Input To -> Select Tabs.
- On the list of tabs, check the tabs you want to include on synchronizing input.
- Run command on the first tab and see the input being synchronized to other tabs.
Enjoy and share.