fish-shell VS oh-my-fish

Compare fish-shell vs oh-my-fish and see what are their differences.


The user-friendly command line shell. (by fish-shell)
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fish-shell oh-my-fish
241 20
20,250 9,126
1.6% 1.8%
9.9 2.9
4 days ago 7 days ago
C++ Shell
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of fish-shell. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of oh-my-fish. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-12-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing fish-shell and oh-my-fish you can also consider the following projects:

fisher - A plugin manager for Fish.

powerlevel10k - A Zsh theme

ohmyzsh - πŸ™ƒ A delightful community-driven (with 2,100+ contributors) framework for managing your zsh configuration. Includes 300+ optional plugins (rails, git, macOS, hub, docker, homebrew, node, php, python, etc), 140+ themes to spice up your morning, and an auto-update tool so that makes it easy to keep up with the latest updates from the community.

starship - β˜„πŸŒŒοΈ The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell!

tide - 🌊 The ultimate Fish prompt.

nushell - A new type of shell

shellder - :shell: Featured zsh/fish shell theme

alacritty - A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

xonsh - :shell: Python-powered, cross-platform, Unix-gazing shell

powerline - Powerline is a statusline plugin for vim, and provides statuslines and prompts for several other applications, including zsh, bash, tmux, IPython, Awesome and Qtile.

exa - A modern replacement for β€˜ls’.