How to save the output of screen windows to a file on Linux?

In the screen, copying the history of the window output is quite hard. How to save the screen easily to a file?

First type Ctrl + A then : to get to command mode.

In the command mode, execute

hardcopy -h /path/to/file

screen will save the window output to /path/to/file.

Answered by Eric Z Ma.

Eric Z Ma

Eric is a father and systems guy. Eric is interested in building high-performance and scalable distributed systems and related technologies. The views or opinions expressed here are solely Eric's own and do not necessarily represent those of any third parties.

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