shell VS pcmanfm

Compare shell vs pcmanfm and see what are their differences.

shell

:shell: Convergent shell for desktops, phones and tables built with QtQuick, Wayland and Material Design (by lirios)

pcmanfm

Extremely fast and lightweight file manager (by lxde)
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shell pcmanfm
3 3
231 114
0.4% 5.3%
7.7 5.6
2 months ago 7 months ago
C++ C
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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shell

Posts with mentions or reviews of shell. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-08.

pcmanfm

Posts with mentions or reviews of pcmanfm. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-23.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing shell and pcmanfm you can also consider the following projects:

lumina - Lumina Desktop Environment

cool-retro-term - A good looking terminal emulator which mimics the old cathode display...

nextspace - NeXTSTEP-like desktop environment for Linux

QGnomePlatform - QPlatformTheme for a better Qt application inclusion in GNOME

pcmanfm - PCManFM file manager

starship - SailfishOS synchronization app for AsteroidOS.

QmlFlightInstruments - QmlFlightInstruments is a QML project that implements several flight instruments.

arewewaylandyet - Sources for https://arewewaylandyet.com

HWVD - Space Clock Example for Kraken Z Playground

maui-shell - Maui Shell is a convergent shell for desktops, tablets, and phones.