rich VS textual

Compare rich vs textual and see what are their differences.

textual

Textual is a TUI (Text User Interface) framework for Python inspired by modern web development. (by Textualize)
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rich textual
127 96
41,857 17,475
1.2% 2.8%
9.8 10.0
8 days ago 6 days ago
Python Python
MIT License MIT License
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rich

Posts with mentions or reviews of rich. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-13.

textual

Posts with mentions or reviews of textual. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rich and textual you can also consider the following projects:

tqdm - A Fast, Extensible Progress Bar for Python and CLI

colorama - Simple cross-platform colored terminal text in Python

python-prompt-toolkit - Library for building powerful interactive command line applications in Python

blessed - Blessed is an easy, practical library for making python terminal apps

pytermgui - Python TUI framework with mouse support, modular widget system, customizable and rapid terminal markup language and more!

alive-progress - A new kind of Progress Bar, with real-time throughput, ETA, and very cool animations!

WindTerm - A professional cross-platform SSH/Sftp/Shell/Telnet/Serial terminal.

notcurses - blingful character graphics/TUI library. definitely not curses.

typer - Typer, build great CLIs. Easy to code. Based on Python type hints.

Python Fire - Python Fire is a library for automatically generating command line interfaces (CLIs) from absolutely any Python object.

DearPyGui - Dear PyGui: A fast and powerful Graphical User Interface Toolkit for Python with minimal dependencies