rang VS termbox

Compare rang vs termbox and see what are their differences.


A Minimal, Header only Modern c++ library for terminal goodies 💄✨ (by agauniyal)


Library for writing text-based user interfaces (by nsf)
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rang termbox
3 8
1,445 1,941
- -
0.0 0.0
8 months ago over 3 years ago
C++ C
The Unlicense MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of rang. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-31.


Posts with mentions or reviews of termbox. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-06-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rang and termbox you can also consider the following projects:

Ncurses - ncurses Git mirror

args - A simple header-only C++ argument parser library. Supposed to be flexible and powerful, and attempts to be compatible with the functionality of the Python standard argparse library (though not necessarily the API).

docopt.cpp - C++11 port of docopt

Argh! - Argh! A minimalist argument handler.

gflags - The gflags package contains a C++ library that implements commandline flags processing. It includes built-in support for standard types such as string and the ability to define flags in the source file in which they are used. Online documentation available at:

indicators - Activity Indicators for Modern C++

Boost.Program_options - Boost.org program_options module

jarro2783/cxxopts - Lightweight C++ command line option parser