hscurses VS haskeline

Compare hscurses vs haskeline and see what are their differences.


ncurses binding for Haskell (by skogsbaer)


A Haskell library for line input in command-line programs. (by judah)
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hscurses haskeline
0 4
58 217
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0.0 5.8
over 8 years ago 24 days ago
Haskell Haskell
LicenseRef-LGPL BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of hscurses. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning hscurses yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of haskeline. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-19.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing hscurses and haskeline you can also consider the following projects:

ansi-terminal - ANSI terminal support for Haskell, with Windows compatibility

repline - Haskeline wrapper for GHCi-like REPL interfaces

HCL - High-level Haskell library for building command line interfaces.

vty - A high-level ncurses alternative written in Haskell


vty-ui - A terminal user interface programming library similar to graphical interfaces such as GTK and QT. (DEPRECATED, see https://github.com/jtdaugherty/brick)

linenoise - A lightweight readline-replacement library for Haskell

wild-bind-indicator - Dynamic key binding framework

termbox-banana - termbox + reactive-banana