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Top 23 Shell Zsh Projects

  • GitHub repo nvm

    Node Version Manager - POSIX-compliant bash script to manage multiple active node.js versions

    Project mention: Best way to use node.js? | | 2021-09-19

    nvm can install node and it should be used for that. Once you installed nvm and added to your PATH, you can install any available version of node as easily as nvm install 16 and switch between installed versions with nvm use 14 (assuming you have node 14 installed). The README at its repo is long and very detailed, but at the end the use of nvm boils down to install and use - .

  • GitHub repo zsh-autosuggestions

    Fish-like autosuggestions for zsh

    Project mention: Setting Hyper with WSL 2 | | 2021-09-19

    # zsh-completions git clone ${ZSH_CUSTOM:=~/.oh-my-zsh/custom}/plugins/zsh-completions # zsh-autosuggestions git clone ${ZSH_CUSTOM:-~/.oh-my-zsh/custom}/plugins/zsh-autosuggestions # fasd sudo apt install fasd -y

  • 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 spaceship-prompt

    :rocket::star: A Zsh prompt for Astronauts

    Project mention: Win10 + WSL2 | | 2021-09-13


  • GitHub repo zsh-syntax-highlighting

    Fish shell like syntax highlighting for Zsh.

    Project mention: Customize your terminal on Manjaro using ZSH with powerlevel10k, Autosuggestion and Syntax Highlighting plugin | | 2021-09-06

    git clone ~/.zsh/zsh-autosuggestions echo 'source ~/.zsh/zsh-autosuggestions/zsh-autosuggestions.zsh'>>~/.zshrc git clone echo 'source ./zsh-syntax-highlighting/zsh-syntax-highlighting.zsh'>>~/.zshrc

  • GitHub repo pure

    Pretty, minimal and fast ZSH prompt (by sindresorhus)

    Project mention: How do I enable this on vscode terminal on macOS | | 2021-09-17
  • GitHub repo antigen

    The plugin manager for zsh.

    Project mention: zsh plugin managers ... a review ... | | 2021-08-01
  • GitHub repo dehydrated

    letsencrypt/acme client implemented as a shell-script – just add water

    Project mention: Is there anyway to use Let's Encrypt without port forwarding 80? | | 2021-09-02
  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo Autoenv

    Directory-based environments. [Author @ken-reitz]

    Project mention: How to activate an environment forever? | | 2021-04-05
  • GitHub repo zplug

    :hibiscus: A next-generation plugin manager for zsh

    Project mention: How to select full text when only partial is shown? | | 2021-05-23

    fyi, the webpage tested in this case is here:

  • GitHub repo zsh-completions

    Additional completion definitions for Zsh.

    Project mention: Setting Hyper with WSL 2 | | 2021-09-19

    # zsh-completions git clone ${ZSH_CUSTOM:=~/.oh-my-zsh/custom}/plugins/zsh-completions # zsh-autosuggestions git clone ${ZSH_CUSTOM:-~/.oh-my-zsh/custom}/plugins/zsh-autosuggestions # fasd sudo apt install fasd -y

  • GitHub repo liquidprompt

    A full-featured & carefully designed adaptive prompt for Bash & Zsh

    Project mention: Shell Prompts | Which ones do you recommend? | | 2021-08-12

    I like, very customizable.

  • GitHub repo kube-ps1

    Kubernetes prompt info for bash and zsh

    Project mention: Bash PS1 Generator | | 2021-06-24

    This is the PS1 I've been using for a long time. Note it needs the script (usually comes with the bash-completion) package, and the kube-ps1 script:

    It will show you the current kubernetes profile and namespace, [email protected], current directory and git branch if you're in a git repo.

  • GitHub repo enhancd

    :rocket: A next-generation cd command with your interactive filter

    Project mention: Better version of cd? | | 2021-08-02


  • GitHub repo forgit

    :zzz: A utility tool powered by fzf for using git interactively.

    Project mention: Git undo: We can do better | | 2021-06-21

    I like forgit a lot, been using it for a while

  • GitHub repo zsh-nvm

    Zsh plugin for installing, updating and loading nvm

    Project mention: Setup Javascript Dev on ChromeOS | | 2021-04-07

    $ git clone ~/.oh-my-zsh/custom/plugins/zsh-nvm

  • GitHub repo LS_COLORS

    A collection of LS_COLORS definitions; needs your contribution!

    Project mention: How to make colorful text like this in ohmyzsh? | | 2021-02-05

    Along with lsd or exa, I would recommend you check/install LSCOLORS, which enhances the available pallet based on file types.

  • GitHub repo zsh-autocomplete

    🤖 Real-time type-ahead completion for Zsh. Asynchronous find-as-you-type autocompletion.

    Project mention: I'm constantly typing 'ls -lah' and other commands... | | 2021-09-17 This has saved me a lot of time.

  • GitHub repo fzf-tab

    Replace zsh's default completion selection menu with fzf!

    Project mention: **<Tab> expands instead of invoking fzf | | 2021-09-11

    Not directly related but I'm also using Aloxaf/fzf-tab, maybe you'll find it useful too.

  • GitHub repo notes

    :pencil: Simple delightful note taking, with more unix and less lock-in.

    Project mention: Show HN: Notes, Simple delightful note taking, with more Unix and less lock-in | | 2021-06-25
  • GitHub repo zsh-histdb

    A slightly better history for zsh

    Project mention: What's a small Linux program that you don't give much thought but makes your life a hundred times easier from time to time? | | 2021-07-28

    zsh-histdb: store your command history in a sqlite database along with the exit status code and the directory the command was run in. Therefore no randomly losing portions of your command history based on which terminals you closed first or didn't close at all, and no getting weird garbage in your history from multi-line commands. I have a nearly complete history of every shell command I've typed since installing each of my machines.

  • GitHub repo basher

    A package manager for shell scripts.

    Project mention: A list of "curl pipe in to shell" to install projects | | 2021-04-22
  • GitHub repo pure

    Pretty, minimal, and fast prompt for Fish from theme prompt fish-theme fish-prompt (by pure-fish)

    Project mention: fish 3.2.0 released | | 2021-03-01

    It was Pure. PR opened,

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 2021-09-19.


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

Project Stars
1 nvm 51,470
2 zsh-autosuggestions 18,582
3 spaceship-prompt 15,191
4 zsh-syntax-highlighting 12,618
5 pure 10,668
6 antigen 6,708
7 dehydrated 5,186
8 Autoenv 4,828
9 zplug 4,725
10 zsh-completions 4,617
11 liquidprompt 4,111
12 kube-ps1 2,373
13 enhancd 2,019
14 forgit 1,705
15 zsh-nvm 1,590
16 LS_COLORS 1,539
17 nave 1,483
18 zsh-autocomplete 1,096
19 fzf-tab 1,034
20 notes 992
21 zsh-histdb 847
22 basher 839
23 pure 799
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