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Please is there a way to control VIFM by sending key-bindings to an already active instance? Something like echo j >.. /some/fifo => vifm moves cursor down. Thank you.

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Won't work with every key, but --remote + :normal can do this:

vifm --server-name vifm3 --remote +'normal j'
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Thank you, this is neat. In the end though I will need to resort to tmux send as this does not send return key after :!!command finishes execution.

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