Kotlin CLI

Open-source Kotlin projects categorized as CLI

Top 15 Kotlin CLI Projects

  • clikt

    Multiplatform command line interface parsing for Kotlin

    Project mention: Guides for Kotlin scripting use case | /r/Kotlin | 2023-03-12
  • revanced-cli

    💻 Command line application to use ReVanced

    Project mention: What does this mean? | /r/revancedapp | 2023-09-26

    It means that your device uses ARMv7 which is currently not supported. For now you can patch on an ARMv8 device and then export the APK to the ARMv7 device or you use a PC to patch with the CLI.

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The open-source backend cloud platform. The open-source backend cloud platform for developing Web, Mobile, and Flutter applications. You can set up your backend faster with real-time APIs for authentication, databases, file storage, cloud functions, and much more!

  • zoe

    The Kafka CLI for humans

  • compose-report-to-html

    A utility (Gradle Plugin + CLI) to convert Jetpack Compose compiler metrics and reports to beautified HTML page.

  • bandcamp-collection-downloader

    A command-line tool to automatically download all releases purchased with a Bandcamp account. The official page of the project is https://framagit.org/Ezwen/bandcamp-collection-downloader, while here this is just a mirror hosted on Github.

    Project mention: Up to date method for bulk download? | /r/BandCamp | 2023-05-02

    Try this one: https://github.com/Ezwen/bandcamp-collection-downloader

  • kotlin-inquirer

    A collection of common interactive command line user interfaces written in Kotlin

  • startship

    Never open sonatype's website again for releasing your libraries on maven central.

  • Mergify

    Updating dependencies is time-consuming.. Solutions like Dependabot or Renovate update but don't merge dependencies. You need to do it manually while it could be fully automated! Add a Merge Queue to your workflow and stop caring about PR management & merging. Try Mergify for free.

  • kiit

    Kotlin Framework for Apps, APIs, CLIs, Jobs, Mobile and more...

  • sift

    A CLI tool to analyze and reverse model software system designs from JVM bytecode. (by junkdog)

    Project mention: sift 0.12.0: A CLI tool for Reverse Modeling JVM Applications, Now With Improved Kotlin Support! | /r/Kotlin | 2023-06-22

    The latest release brings kotlin language support to sift's class parsing. This means that kotlin constructs - including value classes and extension functions - always report the correct name. Full changelog here: https://github.com/junkdog/sift/releases/tag/sift-0.12.0

  • xls2json

    Read in Excel file (.xls, .xlsx, .xlsm) and output JSON.

  • arkenv

    Type-safe Kotlin configuration by delegates

  • swacli

    A simple Star Wars CLI tool built with picocli

  • kotlin-cli-chat

    A personal Kotlin guide for Java developers. A simple chat with a command-line interface only to collect what I have found effective in Kotlin language

  • reveal-kt

    Kotlin wrapper for Reveal JS with CLI

    Project mention: Is Kotlin scripting dead? | /r/Kotlin | 2023-01-23

    It's not dead, but very experimental I made revealjs wrapper with kotlin-script, so you can look at it as example: https://github.com/LimeBeck/reveal-kt Also, if you have any questions, maybe I can help you

  • kotlin-cli

    Native Kotlin CLI (by utkuozdemir)

    Project mention: What are the benefits of using Go for REST API backend apart from this "awesome multithreading" and "native speedy execution" when compared to Spring Native? | /r/golang | 2023-01-04

    Great question. In the past I have professionally used Java, Spring, GraalVM native image and right now working professionally with Go. I even have a native playground where I try different things with Kotlin+GraalVM native image.

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-09-26.

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What are some of the best open-source CLI projects in Kotlin? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 clikt 2,192
2 revanced-cli 694
3 zoe 273
4 compose-report-to-html 259
5 bandcamp-collection-downloader 207
6 kotlin-inquirer 176
7 startship 169
8 kiit 111
9 sift 55
10 xls2json 42
11 arkenv 17
12 swacli 11
13 kotlin-cli-chat 7
14 reveal-kt 4
15 kotlin-cli 3
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