nushell VS oil

Compare nushell vs oil and see what are their differences.

nushell

A new type of shell (by nushell)

oil

Oil is a new Unix shell. It's our upgrade path from bash to a better language and runtime. It's also for Python and JavaScript users who avoid shell! (by oilshell)
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nushell oil
85 113
17,002 1,998
2.6% 2.9%
9.7 9.8
7 days ago 4 days ago
Rust Python
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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nushell

Posts with mentions or reviews of nushell. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-15.

oil

Posts with mentions or reviews of oil. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nushell and oil you can also consider the following projects:

starship - ☄🌌️ The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell!

PowerShell - PowerShell for every system!

fish-shell - The user-friendly command line shell.

elvish - Elvish = Expressive Programming Language + Versatile Interactive Shell

xonsh - :shell: Python-powered, cross-platform, Unix-gazing shell

volta - Volta: JS Toolchains as Code. ⚡

alacritty - A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.

jq - Command-line JSON processor

leftwm - LeftWM - A tiling window manager for Adventurers

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