tui-rs VS Cursive

Compare tui-rs vs Cursive and see what are their differences.


Build terminal user interfaces and dashboards using Rust (by fdehau)


A Text User Interface library for the Rust programming language (by gyscos)
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tui-rs Cursive
47 14
8,565 3,096
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6.8 7.3
13 days ago about 12 hours ago
Rust Rust
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of tui-rs. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-12.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Cursive. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-09.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing tui-rs and Cursive you can also consider the following projects:

crossterm - Cross platform terminal library rust

Termion - Mirror of

ncurses-rs - A low-level ncurses wrapper for Rust

pancurses - A Rust curses library, supports Unix platforms and Windows

monkeytype - The most customizable typing website with a minimalistic design and a ton of features. Test yourself in various modes, track your progress and improve your speed.

rustbox - Rust implementation of the termbox library

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

fui - Add CLI & form interface to your program. Docs:

rust-sciter - Rust bindings for Sciter

bearlibterminal - BearLibTerminal FFI for Rust

rust-tui-template - A template for bootstrapping a Rust TUI application with tui-rs & crossterm