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jesús gollonet • Edited

That looks quite similar to my reasoning and setup. The only reason I can't switch to alacritty yet (and I'm dying to!) is proper full screen support.

With iTerm2 I open my terminal, press cmd+enter and my terminal instantly covers my screen (no animation!). That feature is totally key for me.

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Amrit Pandey Author

Alacritty covers the screen too.

I did tried to maximize it using "CMD+ENTER" but it didn't, however if you click on the green maximize button, it will.

The keybinding for that feature(maximize) can be created in the alacritty.yml config file.

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jesús gollonet • Edited

oh but that's with the osx default animation right? I don't know of a way to disable that, and that's way too slow for my workflow since i maximize and resize many times for different things.

Will take another look when I got more time. Would love to be wrong on this one.