There is often the desire to start "standard" or pre-configured workspaces in
For example, run
tail on two log files in a pane, or to start both
mysql in a pane, etc.
If you try to find information about starting
tmux workspaces, you typically get advised to use wrapper programs such as
tmux-continuum. These programs may be great, but the article proposes a simpler approach.
I personally like this approach.