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  • v2.4.0 Changes

    November 16, 2019

    ๐Ÿ†• New Features:

    • Add support for named sessions. Run tmate with tmate -k api_key -n session_name -r session_name_ro to name sessions. See
    • Add a foreground mode with tmate -F. This is useful when tmate is used only for remote access. See
    • ๐Ÿ‘€ Add SSH key access control. Run tmate with -a authorized_keys or set tmate-authorized-keys in the tmate configuration file. This will allow access to tmate to only SSH clients with keys contained in the authorized keys file. See
    • SSH keys are no longer needed to use tmate

    ๐Ÿ› Bug fixes:

    • ๐Ÿ›  Fix reconnection bug due to misconfigured keepalives

    Existing feature changes:

    • ๐Ÿ”ง Tmux configuration file ~/.tmux.conf is no longer loaded.. You may add source-file ~/.tmux.conf in ~/.tmate.conf to retain the older behavior. Discussion can be found in #108
    • ๐ŸŽ‰ Initial connection strings are now shown in a separate window at start time
  • v2.3.1

    October 13, 2019
  • v2.3.0 Changes

    August 01, 2019

    tmate is now compatible with libssh 0.9. Thank you @cryptomilk

  • v2.2.1 Changes

    March 29, 2016
  • v2.2.0 Changes

    January 10, 2016


    • โœ… tmate is now up to date with the latest tmux codebase.
    • ๐Ÿš€ We now release static binaries for linux.

    Happy pairing!

  • v2.1

    October 18, 2015
  • v2.0

    May 05, 2015
  • v1.9.a

    February 22, 2014
  • v1.8.10

    October 31, 2014
  • v1.8.9.a

    September 12, 2014