backup terminal title

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Sun Feb 7 12:42:32 UTC 2010

On Sat, Feb 06, 2010 at 10:04:49PM -0800, perryh at wrote:
> Warren Block <wblock at> wrote:
> > What's the sequence for reading the terminal title?
> If I remembered it I'd have included it :)
> The first 3 results from Googling "xterm escape sequences" are

This is where to start (the other ones are older versions):

By the way, it's the first hit when I ask google the same question.

> I'd expect it to be in at least one of them.

That's a nice assumption.  However...

Thomas E. Dickey
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