ShellCheck VS fish-shell

Compare ShellCheck vs fish-shell and see what are their differences.


ShellCheck, a static analysis tool for shell scripts (by koalaman)


The user-friendly command line shell. (by fish-shell)
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ShellCheck fish-shell
287 176
28,775 18,907
- 1.5%
7.9 9.9
7 days ago 5 days ago
Haskell C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of ShellCheck. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-15.


Posts with mentions or reviews of fish-shell. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-16.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing ShellCheck and fish-shell you can also consider the following projects:

powerlevel10k - A Zsh theme

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

nushell - A new type of shell

bash-language-server - A language server for Bash

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

exa - A modern replacement for ‘ls’.

oh-my-bash - A delightful community-driven framework for managing your bash configuration, and an auto-update tool so that makes it easy to keep up with the latest updates from the community.

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!

oh-my-fish - The Fish Shell Framework

HomeBrew - 🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)

fzf - :cherry_blossom: A command-line fuzzy finder

tmux - tmux source code