fish-shell VS starship

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

fish-shell

The user-friendly command line shell. (by fish-shell)

starship

β˜„πŸŒŒοΈ The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell! (by starship)
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fish-shell starship
241 238
20,250 32,168
1.6% 4.2%
9.9 9.5
4 days ago 2 days ago
C++ Rust
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later ISC License
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fish-shell

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.

starship

Posts with mentions or reviews of starship. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-22.

What are some alternatives?

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

spaceship-prompt - :rocket::star: Minimalistic, powerful and extremely customizable Zsh prompt

powerlevel10k - A Zsh theme

oh-my-posh - A blazing fast cross platform/shell prompt renderer

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.

zsh-autocomplete - πŸ€– Real-time type-ahead completion for Zsh. Asynchronous find-as-you-type autocompletion.

alacritty - A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

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.

zsh-autosuggestions - Fish-like autosuggestions for zsh

nushell - A new type of shell

pure - Pretty, minimal and fast ZSH prompt

tide - 🌊 The ultimate Fish prompt.