How to save and replay a VisiData session

This example creates and then uses the file pivot.vd.

To save and restore a session in VisiData:

  1. Save the cmdlog using one of the following options:

    a. Press ^D to save the cmdlog to a fn.vd file.

    or

    b. Press D to view the CommandLog Sheet, then press ^S and save it with a .vd suffix.

  2. Press gq to quit VisiData.
  3. Replay the cmdlog, on the commandline: vd -p fn.vd.