kunst VS fontpreview

Compare kunst vs fontpreview and see what are their differences.


Download and display album art or display embedded album art (by sdushantha)


Highly customizable and minimal font previewer written in bash (by sdushantha)
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kunst fontpreview
4 2
296 872
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0.0 0.0
11 months ago over 2 years ago
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MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of kunst. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-10.
  • Perks of having a LinuxAudio setup!
    14 projects | /r/linuxaudio | 10 Jul 2021
    Music: Music Player Daemon (The ALSA of music players!) MOC (Terminal frontend for MPD) ncmpcpp (Anyone who tells you there's a better music player for Linux than this, is a scammer!) kunst (Even blind people need Album Art to listen music ;) Spicetify (Spicey Spotify with pywal!)
  • How can I set a keybind to show album art?
    3 projects | /r/ncmpcpp | 8 Jan 2021
    It looks amazing I will definitely give it a try. I've already installed kunst, but I've found it crashes a lot.


Posts with mentions or reviews of fontpreview. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing kunst and fontpreview you can also consider the following projects:

mocp - Music On Console Player

ncmpcpp - Featureful ncurses based MPD client inspired by ncmpc

ncmpcpp-ueberzug - An ncmpcpp wrapper that enables cover art via ueberzug.

mpd - Music Player Daemon

noise-repellent - Lv2 suite of plugins for broadband noise reduction

linux-audio-setup-scripts - Scripts to get you running with a professional audio quality Linux system.

go-noto-universal - Noto fonts go universal! Download pan-Unicode, merged Noto fonts according to time of usage (current, ancient) or geographical region (South Asia, SE Asia, Africa-MiddleEast, Europe-Americas).

rofi-mpd - shell script for mpd that uses rofi to add songs, albums, playlist, jump to a song in the current playlist etc.

tools - all-in collection of productivity scripts, CLI tools, utility libraries, fuse filesystems, and also some stuff

Catia - Simple JACK Patchbay with A2J integration and JACK Transport controls

pavucontrol - Mirror of the PulseAudio Volume Control application (for bug reports and pull requests go to the website!)

Spicetify - Spice up your Spotify client