Shell CommandLine

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Top 8 Shell CommandLine Projects

  • GitHub repo neofetch

    🖼️ A command-line system information tool written in bash 3.2+

    Project mention: Tell me some Linux facts or cool things. | | 2021-10-10

    Bonus: neofetch & cmatrix

  • GitHub repo tmpmail

    A temporary email right from your terminal written in POSIX sh

    Project mention: A temporary email right from your terminal written in Posix sh | | 2021-01-14
  • Scout APM

    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.

  • GitHub repo pxltrm

    🖌️ pxltrm - [WIP] A pixel art editor inside the terminal

    Project mention: rx - a modern and minimalist pixel art program | | 2021-01-15
  • GitHub repo farge

    Click on a pixel on your screen and show its color value

    Project mention: pick a color from screen | | 2021-08-08

    Not answering your question, but I've been using this:

  • GitHub repo kunst

    Download and display album art or display embedded album art

    Project mention: Perks of having a LinuxAudio setup! | | 2021-07-10

    Music: Music Player Daemon (The ALSA of music players!) MOC (Terminal frontend for MPD) ncmpcpp (Anyone who tells you there's a better music player for Linux than this, is a scammer!) kunst (Even blind people need Album Art to listen music ;) Spicetify (Spicey Spotify with pywal!)

  • GitHub repo

    Auto-complete matching pairs in the Fish command line.

    Project mention: Which package manager? | | 2021-02-17

    The only package that I have installed is this one:

  • GitHub repo note-keeper

    :notebook: A tiny bash tool for taking and organizing notes.

    Project mention: What tools / utilities have you written that you use regularly? | | 2021-09-17

    Notekeeper - I wrote a simple tool for taking notes really quickly on the command line.

  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo tools

    various linux scripts (by bAndie91)

    Project mention: Like JQ, but for HTML | | 2021-09-07

    parsel[0] is a python script in front of the identically named python lib, and extracts parts of the HTML by CSS selector. the advantage of it compared to most similar tools is that you can navigate in the DOM tree up and down to find precisely what you want if the HTML is poorly marked up, or the searched parts are not close to each other.


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 2021-10-10.


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

Project Stars
1 neofetch 13,098
2 tmpmail 2,419
3 pxltrm 476
4 farge 317
5 kunst 255
6 88
7 note-keeper 53
8 tools 5
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