Top 23 Rust CLI Projects
A cat(1) clone with wings.Project mention: Colored json terminal output like in Nodejs | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-10-12
Bat can also be used as a library for easy pretty printing: https://github.com/sharkdp/bat/blob/master/examples/yaml.rs
ripgrep recursively searches directories for a regex pattern while respecting your gitignoreProject mention: Regular expressions at runtime? | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-10-13
Just to note, the official regex crate is used in ripgrep which is also used for VSCode's search functionality.
Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.
A simple, fast and user-friendly alternative to 'find'Project mention: Finding files | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2021-10-12
Spotify for the terminal written in Rust 🚀Project mention: Whats your favourite open source Rust project that needs more recognition? | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-10-11
spotify-tui spotify terminal UI
A command-line benchmarking toolProject mention: I did a little write up comparing the execution speeds for Bash vs. Dash | reddit.com/r/commandline | 2021-10-06
Try hyperfine for better benchmarks.
A fast CSV command line toolkit written in Rust.Project mention: TV is a cross-platform CSV pretty printer made to maximize viewer enjoyment | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-09-27
XSV  can also pretty-print (minus the colors), but that's just the tip of the iceberg as far as what it can do. It's very handle for quick statistical analysis of CSV input.
Terminal bandwidth utilization tool
Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.
Count your code, quickly.Project mention: My favorite cli/tui programs: | reddit.com/r/commandline | 2021-07-15
:mailbox_with_mail: Easily and securely share files from the command line. A fully featured Firefox Send client.Project mention: Blog Post: Large Rust Workspaces | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-08-22
Speaking of Send and Rust. You might find ffsend interesting, which is a Send client written in Rust.
🌀 A nonsense activity generatorProject mention: I made a tool you guys can use for producing advanced Linux memes | reddit.com/r/linuxmemes | 2021-04-20
A command-line tool and library for generating regular expressions from user-provided test casesProject mention: Release of grex 1.3.0 - Generate regular expressions from user-provided test cases | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-09-15
📦✨ your favorite rust -> wasm workflow tool!Project mention: Default ThreeJS example gets messed up by "trunk serve index.html" | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-10-03
If you really want a WASM library instead of a WASM application, it's probably more straight forward to just use wasm-pack.
A command-line tool to generate, analyze, convert and manipulate colorsProject mention: fd is looking for contributors | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-08-08
fd is my very first Rust project. In fact, if you go back in (Git) history, the project was originally written in C++. I have created various other Rust command-line tools since then, but I love coming back to fd, as I personally use it the most.
Git repository summary on your terminalProject mention: Godot copypasta | reddit.com/r/godot | 2021-04-14
You should add this to onefetch it does not currently work with Godot/gdscript.
Command-line client for WebSockets, like netcat (or curl) for ws:// with advanced socat-like functionsProject mention: Testing the Async Cloud with AWS CDK | dev.to | 2021-09-13
There's really nothing to this. I just have to provide the bus name and an optional pattern. Now using websocat, I get output like this:
Find files with SQL-like queriesProject mention: Awesome Rewrite It In Rust - A curated list of replacements for existing software written in Rust | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-05-27
I really like fselect, which I use more than fd
🌟 For when you really just want to serve some files over HTTP right now!Project mention: Miniserve: Cross-platform tool to serve files via HTTP | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-08-04
An idiomatic, lean, fast & safe pure Rust implementation of GitProject mention: cargo smart-release 0.4, now with non-destructive changelog editing | reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-10-15
🤠 wrangle your Cloudflare WorkersProject mention: The Developer Advocate ToolKit: Software Tools You Need To Move Fast | dev.to | 2021-10-14
Cloudflare Workers: It is excellent for building serverless applications on top of Cloudflare's global network. With Cloudflare workers, my app is served to reduce the latency immensely for users wherever they are. Check out projects built with workers!
A modern replacement for ps written in RustProject mention: Replace your Existing Unix Utilities with These Modern Alternatives | dev.to | 2021-07-30
A utility for managing cargo dependencies from the command line.Project mention: Rust for Data Science: Tutorial 1 | dev.to | 2021-08-24
I am using currently cargo add from the good cargo-edit (quick inst: cargo install cargo-edit) to handle dependencies, and VisualStudio Code as dev IDE.
🎨 Example-based texture synthesis written in Rust 🦀Project mention: WaveFunctionCollapse: Generates bitmaps that are locally similar to the input | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-07-15
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