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Record and replay terminal sessions, and optionally share them on See also: terminalizer. More information:

  • Associate the local install of asciinema with an account:

asciinema auth

  • Make a new recording (finish it with Ctrl+D or type exit, and then choose to upload it or save it locally):

asciinema rec

  • Make a new recording and save it to a local file:

asciinema rec {{path/to/recording.cast}}

  • Replay a terminal recording from a local file:

asciinema play {{path/to/recording.cast}}

asciinema play{{cast_id}}

  • Make a new recording, limiting any [i]dle time to at most 2.5 seconds:

asciinema rec -i 2.5

  • Print the full output of a locally saved recording:

asciinema cat {{path/to/recording.cast}}

  • Upload a locally saved terminal session to

asciinema upload {{path/to/recording.cast}}