pancurses VS Cursive

Compare pancurses vs Cursive and see what are their differences.


A Rust curses library, supports Unix platforms and Windows (by ihalila)


A Text User Interface library for the Rust programming language (by gyscos)
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pancurses Cursive
1 14
353 3,105
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0.0 7.4
5 months ago 3 days ago
Rust Rust
MIT License MIT License
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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 pancurses. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-20.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Cursive. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-09.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing pancurses and Cursive you can also consider the following projects:

crossterm - Cross platform terminal library rust

Termion - Mirror of

tui-rs - Build terminal user interfaces and dashboards using Rust

ncurses-rs - A low-level ncurses wrapper for Rust

rustbox - Rust implementation of the termbox library

rust-sciter - Rust bindings for Sciter

rust-tui-template - A template for bootstrapping a Rust TUI application with tui-rs & crossterm

conrod - An easy-to-use, 2D GUI library written entirely in Rust.

sixtyfps - Slint is a toolkit to efficiently develop fluid graphical user interfaces for any display: embedded devices and desktop applications. We support multiple programming languages, such as Rust, C++ or JavaScript. [Moved to:]

gtk - DEPRECATED, use repository instead!

Azul - Desktop GUI Framework