If you choose, you can use the xterm.js
terminal emulator instead of standard DomTerm emulator.
To do so, you must have built DomTerm with the
To open a terminal using xterm.js set the
xtermjs setting to true.
You can have a mix of terminals, some with
and some with
The main advantage of using xterm.js is that it is very fast. You still benefit from many DomTerm features, including window managemenet with tabs and files; session management; a nice way to connect to remote computers; and more.
The disadvantage of using xterm.js is that many features are not available - see this page for a summary of missing functionality.
The xterm.js option is experimental. Perhaps someday we can combine the speed of xterm.js with the functionality of DomTerm.