textual VS wtpython

Compare textual vs wtpython and see what are their differences.


Textual is a Rapid Application Development framework for Python. Build sophisticated user interfaces with a simple Python API. Run your apps in the terminal and (coming soon) a web browser! (by Textualize)


Automatically find solutions when your Python code encounters an issue. (by what-the-python)
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textual wtpython
127 4
19,489 143
3.1% 0.0%
10.0 0.0
3 days ago 5 months ago
Python Python
MIT License MIT License
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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 2023-05-30.


Posts with mentions or reviews of wtpython. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-08.

What are some alternatives?

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

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

rich - Rich is a Python library for rich text and beautiful formatting in the terminal.

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

asciimatics - A cross platform package to do curses-like operations, plus higher level APIs and widgets to create text UIs and ASCII art animations

urwid - Console user interface library for Python (official repo)

npyscreen - Automatically exported from code.google.com/p/npyscreen

bubbletea - A powerful little TUI framework 🏗

picotui - Lightweight, pure-Python Text User Interface (TUI) widget toolkit with minimal dependencies. Dedicated to the Pycopy project.

py_cui - A python library for intuitively creating CUI/TUI interfaces with widgets, inspired by gocui.

jexer - Java Text User Interface. This library implements a text-based windowing system loosely reminiscent of Borland's Turbo Vision system

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

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