simple-bar VS skhd

Compare simple-bar vs skhd and see what are their differences.


A yabai status bar widget for Übersicht (by Jean-Tinland)


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simple-bar skhd
8 20
552 2,457
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9.5 0.0
8 days ago 4 months ago
JavaScript C
MIT License MIT License
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Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
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 simple-bar. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-12.


Posts with mentions or reviews of skhd. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-05.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing simple-bar and skhd you can also consider the following projects:

yabai - A tiling window manager for macOS based on binary space partitioning

Rectangle - Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts and snap areas

linuxify - 🍏🐧 Transparently transform the macOS CLI into a fresh GNU/Linux CLI experience.

spaceship-prompt - :rocket::star: A Zsh prompt for Astronauts

gotop - A terminal based graphical activity monitor inspired by gtop and vtop

doom-emacs - An Emacs framework for the stubborn martian hacker

zsh-syntax-highlighting - Fish shell like syntax highlighting for Zsh.

agnoster-zsh-theme - A ZSH theme designed to disclose information contextually, with a powerline aesthetic

home-assistant-cli - :computer: Command-line tool for Home Assistant

SketchyBar - A highly customizable macOS status bar replacement

i3 - A tiling window manager

awesome-mac - Awesome environment for development with mac os.