Rust Bash

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Bash

Top 23 Rust Bash Projects

  • starship

    ☄🌌️ The minimal, blazing-fast, and infinitely customizable prompt for any shell!

    Project mention: MacOS tools to make your life easier | /r/MacOS | 2023-12-07
  • gitui

    Blazing 💥 fast terminal-ui for git written in rust 🦀

    Project mention: Question: In your experience, is Helix always more snappy/responsive than Neovim? | /r/HelixEditor | 2023-12-08

    I have this feeling with all rust apps using crossterm crate as their backend like GitUI for example

  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at

  • zoxide

    A smarter cd command. Supports all major shells.

    Project mention: Cdpath: Easily Navigate Directories in the Terminal | | 2023-12-06

    I use, which is inspired by z and autojump.

  • atuin

    ✨ Magical shell history

    Project mention: fish-shell: the user-friendly command-line shell | | 2023-08-26

    They recently added sqlite backed history. You can also use atuin[1] for more advanced usecases.


  • rust_cmd_lib

    Common rust command-line macros and utilities, to write shell-script like tasks in a clean, natural and rusty way

    Project mention: Was Rust Worth It? | | 2023-10-25
  • sheldon

    :bowtie: Fast, configurable, shell plugin manager

    Project mention: Zap: A minimal zsh plugin manager | /r/zsh | 2023-04-16

    Personally, I prefer It's simple yet flexible, fast and shell agnostic.

  • 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.

  • workflows

    Workflows make it easy to browse, search, execute and share commands (or a series of commands)--without needing to leave your terminal.

  • argc

    Easily create and use cli that based on bashscript.

    Project mention: Easily create a feature-rich command-line application in Bash. | /r/linux | 2023-03-22
  • hoard

    cli command organizer written in rust (by Hyde46)

  • silver

    A cross-shell customizable powerline-like prompt with icons

  • shellclear

    Secure shell history commands by finding sensitive data

  • rash

    Declarative shell scripting using Rust native bindings inspired by Ansible (by rash-sh)

  • bkt

    a subprocess caching utility, available as a command line binary and a Rust library.

    Project mention: Tip: slow fzf --preview commands can be cached using bkt to make the preview more responsive | /r/commandline | 2023-04-14
  • kubesess

    Kubectl plugin managing sessions

  • pipelight

    Tiny automation pipelines. Bring CI/CD to the smallest projects. Self-hosted, Lightweight, CLI only.

    Project mention: Azure pipelines vs GitHub actions | /r/devops | 2023-12-06 is uncomplicated and could be a good feat for your team size!

  • hstr-rs

    hstr, but with paging, Unicode, and fuzzy matching

  • intelli-shell

    Like IntelliSense, but for shells

    Project mention: intelli-shell - Bookmark commands and autocomplete at any time! | /r/commandline | 2023-05-16
  • lade

    Automatically load secrets from your preferred vault as environment variables or files, and clear them once your shell command is over.

    Project mention: Show HN: Metatype – an open-source, low-code API platform for developers | | 2023-05-17
  • houston

    Simple GPT-based command and script generator for the terminal (by npgrosser)

    Project mention: Another GPT-3 based AI assistant for the terminal | /r/commandline | 2022-12-24

    Hey everyone! I just wanted to share my new project 'Houston' with you.

  • cdwe

    ⚡️(cd with env) Is a configurable cd wrapper that lets you define your environment per directory.

    Project mention: Cdwe (CD with env): per dir env variables, aliases, autocommands | | 2023-09-19
  • patsh

    A command-line tool for patching shell scripts inspired by resholve [maintainer=@figsoda]

    Project mention: Show HN: Nurl: Generate Nix fetcher calls from repository URLs | | 2023-03-13
  • dusage

    💾 A command line disk usage information tool.

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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 2023-12-08.

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

Project Stars
1 starship 37,851
2 gitui 14,587
3 navi 13,659
4 zoxide 12,640
5 atuin 12,288
6 rust_cmd_lib 934
7 sheldon 807
8 workflows 547
9 argc 518
10 hoard 451
11 silver 429
12 shellclear 201
13 rash 197
14 bkt 183
15 kubesess 177
16 pipelight 162
17 hstr-rs 145
18 intelli-shell 136
19 lade 52
20 houston 48
21 cdwe 36
22 patsh 34
23 dusage 27
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