broot VS pistol

Compare broot vs pistol and see what are their differences.

broot

A new way to see and navigate directory trees : https://dystroy.org/broot (by Canop)

pistol

General purpose file previewer designed for Ranger, Lf to make scope.sh redundant (by doronbehar)
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broot pistol
18 2
6,509 159
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9.0 6.8
12 days ago 12 days ago
Rust Go
MIT License MIT License
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broot

Posts with mentions or reviews of broot. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-04.

pistol

Posts with mentions or reviews of pistol. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing broot and pistol you can also consider the following projects:

zoxide - A smarter cd command. Supports all major shells.

voidrice - My dotfiles (deployed by LARBS)

nnn - n³ The unorthodox terminal file manager

fzf - :cherry_blossom: A command-line fuzzy finder

rav1e - The fastest and safest AV1 encoder.

vifm - Vifm is a file manager with curses interface, which provides Vim-like environment for managing objects within file systems, extended with some useful ideas from mutt.

lf - Terminal file manager

nnn.vim - File manager for vim/neovim powered by n³

joshuto - ranger-like terminal file manager written in Rust

lf - A Language Features library for Emacs Lisp

lf - Fully Decentralized Fully Replicated Key/Value Store

fff - 📁 A simple file manager written in bash.