moe VS helix

Compare moe vs helix and see what are their differences.


A command line based editor inspired by vi/vim. Written in Nim. (by fox0430)


A post-modern modal text editor. (by helix-editor)
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moe helix
2 87
385 11,091
- 7.9%
8.0 9.9
18 days ago 4 days ago
Nim Rust
GNU General Public License v3.0 only Mozilla Public License 2.0
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of moe. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-04-19.


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

What are some alternatives?

When comparing moe and helix you can also consider the following projects:

kakoune - mawww's experiment for a better code editor

neovim - Vim-fork focused on extensibility and usability

xi-editor - A modern editor with a backend written in Rust.

rust-tools.nvim - Tools for better development in rust using neovim's builtin lsp

telescope.nvim - Find, Filter, Preview, Pick. All lua, all the time.

coc.nvim - Nodejs extension host for vim & neovim, load extensions like VSCode and host language servers.

lapce - Lightning-fast and Powerful Code Editor written in Rust

micro-editor - A modern and intuitive terminal-based text editor

intellij-rust - Rust plugin for the IntelliJ Platform

multiple-cursors.el - Multiple cursors for emacs.

RustPython - A Python Interpreter written in Rust

tauri - Build smaller, faster, and more secure desktop applications with a web frontend.