What Is tll

tll a minimalistic launcher for Linux systems.

If you are on Mac try QuickSilver, on Windows try Launchy or SlickRun.


Just place `tll` somewhere in your path and edit `/.tllrc`.


Assign a keystroke to invoke it and you're done.

`tll` has a simple history, hit <UP-ARROW> or <DOWN-ARROW> to scroll the history.

Configuration File

`$HOME/.tllrc` has the following syntax:

    # tll Aliases

    www = firefox
    mail = thunderbird
    term = Terminal
    oo = soffice
    im = pidgin


Tip: Filter by directory path e.g. /media app.js to search for public/media/app.js.
Tip: Use camelCasing e.g. ProjME to search for ProjectModifiedEvent.java.
Tip: Filter by extension type e.g. /repo .js to search for all .js files in the /repo directory.
Tip: Separate your search with spaces e.g. /ssh pom.xml to search for src/ssh/pom.xml.
Tip: Use ↑ and ↓ arrow keys to navigate and return to view the file.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Ctrl+j (next) and Ctrl+k (previous) and view the file with Ctrl+o.
Tip: You can also navigate files with Alt+j (next) and Alt+k (previous) and view the file with Alt+o.