Shell Script

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Top 23 Shell Script Projects

  • GitHub repo pure-bash-bible

    📖 A collection of pure bash alternatives to external processes.

    Project mention: Can anyone explain the line | | 2021-04-09

    The line in question is from dylanaraps/pure-bash-bible

  • GitHub repo neofetch

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

    Project mention: Htop giving a much higher RAM usage value than top | | 2021-09-22

    htop uses MemAvailable which is "more correct"

  • 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 pure-sh-bible

    📖 A collection of pure POSIX sh alternatives to external processes.

    Project mention: Best resources for learning narrowly posix-compliant shell scripting? | | 2021-08-29

    My two main (non-man-page) resources are FreeBSDFrau's book that /u/ASIC_SP mentioned, and the Pure sh Bible

  • GitHub repo update-golang

    update-golang is a script to easily fetch and install new Golang releases with minimum system intrusion

    Project mention: Go/Golang 101 - The Syntax and Basics | | 2021-01-04

    Update Go Bash Script

  • GitHub repo rtinst

    seedbox installation script for Ubuntu and Debian systems

    Project mention: Hetzner Setup Help | | 2021-04-25
  • GitHub repo swizzin

    A simple, modular seedbox solution

    Project mention: Has anyone successful installed Overseerr? | | 2021-06-25

    partial overseerr install script

  • GitHub repo TermuxArch

    You can use setupTermuxArch.bash 📲 to install Arch Linux in Amazon, Android, Chromebook and Windows.

    Project mention: Need help installing Desktop Environment | | 2021-08-01

    Hello, So I installed Arch Linux on termux using this community script

  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo shellspec

    A full-featured BDD unit testing framework for bash, ksh, zsh, dash and all POSIX shells

    Project mention: ShellSpec: A unit testing framework for shells | | 2021-07-10
  • GitHub repo termux-archlinux

    You can use setupTermuxArch.bash 📲 to install Arch Linux in Termux on Amazon, Android, Chromebook and Windows.

    Project mention: whats the point of those 'Terminal Emulator' apps on phones? | | 2021-08-19

    There are ways to install your favorite distro on Termux, like Arch.

  • GitHub repo Installomator

    Installation script to deploy standard software on Macs

    Project mention: updating iTerm with Jamf? | | 2021-05-05
  • GitHub repo asus-fan-control

    🌀 Fan control for ASUS devices running Linux.

    Project mention: CPU fan spinning at max speed, cannot control it. | | 2021-09-09
  • GitHub repo wg-install

    Wireguard road warrior installer for Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS and Fedora

    Project mention: I did it! Wireguard with GCP server! | | 2021-04-27

    I'm surprised that u took someone's time to tell u how to bypass the firewall instead of just googling it 🤔 Ive done in since the moment wireguard went out Here is my autoscript: wg-install

  • GitHub repo MobilePassThrough

    Make GPU passthrough on notebooks easy and accessible!

    Project mention: Gaming on Fedora 34: Windows 10 host on Vbox or Gnome Boxes? GPU passthrough | | 2021-09-05
  • GitHub repo ColorEchoForShell

    Make 🐚(shell) 's 💬 (`echo`) to be 🌈 easily ✨ Support ✅ sh ➕ bash ➕ zsh ➕ ksh ➕ 🐟

    Project mention: Korny - plugin for Kornshell | | 2021-09-04
  • GitHub repo xfce4-genmon-scripts

    🐭 XFCE panel generic monitor scripts

    Project mention: How do I take my xubuntu further | | 2021-02-20

    Take a look at xtonousou's xfce4-genmon-scripts, also, the example scripts on the Genmon page itself are quite good and if you want to, I have a few of them as well.

  • GitHub repo Termux_url_opener_all_in_one_downloader

    All-in-one Download Script for Termux URL Opener

    Project mention: Termux All-In-One downloader update: Adding yt-dlp (Fixing bandwidth throttling by YouTube), Red Bull TV Downloader and BandCamp batch downloader. [termux-url-opener] | | 2021-07-15
  • GitHub repo easy-arch

    Script for boostrapping Arch Linux with BTRFS, snapshots and LUKS encryption (UEFI only).

    Project mention: Please assist with my Arch install script - GRUB and general config | | 2021-07-02

    I am looking for some help with an Arch install. I have created a horrible file from the wiki and a few other guides (mostly easy-arch I've found in an attempt to create the following system:

  • GitHub repo ssrrmu

    ShadowsocksRR (shadowsocksr/ssr) multi-user and single-user install scripts

    Project mention: Which VPN protocol is better and why? | | 2021-09-10
  • GitHub repo nextcloud-scripts

    ☁️ Scripts to easier set up & update Nextcloud

    Project mention: Nextcloud anyone? | | 2021-03-04
  • GitHub repo tmux-fuzzback

    Search your tmux scrollback buffer using fzf

    Project mention: roosta/tmux-fuzzback: Search your tmux scrollback buffer using fzf | | 2021-07-22
  • GitHub repo wiresec

    📦 Wireless Attacks Tools 🕷️

    Project mention: wiresec: 📦 Herramientas para ataques inalámbricos 🕷️ | | 2021-07-19
  • GitHub repo scripts

    Collection of useful scripts for Linux (git, docker, LUKS, manjaro...) (by bensuperpc)

    Project mention: Collection of bash scripts | | 2021-08-03

  • GitHub repo fish

    Fish config with awesome flexible prompt, unicode symbols, better fzf integration and lot of handy functions. (by dmi3)

    Project mention: Useful scripts for Linux users | | 2021-03-31

    Thanks! It is related to readme being generated by script which is reused in my Fish shell config. So script tried to describe on_exit function. Now it is fixed.

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 2021-09-22.


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

Project Stars
1 pure-bash-bible 27,733
2 neofetch 12,923
3 pure-sh-bible 3,109
4 update-golang 1,166
5 rtinst 1,085
6 swizzin 1,051
7 TermuxArch 788
8 shellspec 526
9 termux-archlinux 464
10 Installomator 257
11 asus-fan-control 153
12 wg-install 106
13 MobilePassThrough 99
14 ColorEchoForShell 80
15 xfce4-genmon-scripts 80
16 Termux_url_opener_all_in_one_downloader 63
17 easy-arch 60
18 ssrrmu 46
19 nextcloud-scripts 35
20 tmux-fuzzback 33
21 wiresec 20
22 scripts 20
23 fish 20
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