broot VS vifm

Compare broot vs vifm and see what are their differences.

broot

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

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. (by vifm)
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broot vifm
18 17
6,509 1,851
- 2.6%
9.0 9.6
9 days ago 7 days ago
Rust C
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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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.

vifm

Posts with mentions or reviews of vifm. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-06.

What are some alternatives?

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

nnn - n³ The unorthodox terminal file manager

ranger - A VIM-inspired filemanager for the console

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

voidrice - My dotfiles (deployed by LARBS)

fzf - :cherry_blossom: A command-line fuzzy finder

fd - A simple, fast and user-friendly alternative to 'find'

pistol - General purpose file previewer designed for Ranger, Lf to make scope.sh redundant

z.lua - :zap: A new cd command that helps you navigate faster by learning your habits.

remacs - Rust :heart: Emacs

rav1e - The fastest and safest AV1 encoder.