Shell Configuration

Open-source Shell projects categorized as Configuration

Top 23 Shell Configuration Projects

  • tmux-powerline

    A hackable statusbar for tmux consisting of dynamic & beautiful looking segments, inspired by vim-powerline, written purely in bash.

    Project mention: Software development veteran who's always used vim -- should I be using tmux? | | 2022-10-03

    When it comes to configuration I'd take the time to set up something like since I feel that the default look in tmux is a bit hard to parse visually.

  • dotfiles

    🖥️ Automated Configuration, Preferences and Software Installation for macOS (by atomantic)

    Project mention: atomantic/dotfiles: 🖥️ Automated Configuration, Preferences and Software Installation for macOS | | 2023-01-16
  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • easy-wg-quick

    Creates Wireguard configuration for hub and peers with ease

    Project mention: need help with a WireGuard setup script thing | | 2022-08-27

    I installed WireGuard using the instructions here, but when I tried to connect to it with my phone, it just didn't have internet access. any idea why?

  • Machfiles

    The dotfiles you see in all my videos

    Project mention: ChristianChiarulli/Machfiles: The dotfiles you see in all my videos | | 2022-10-07
  • dotfiles

    My configuration. Minimalist, but helps save a few thousand keystrokes a day. (by geerlingguy)

    Project mention: Ask HN: How do you sync your computers development configurations/environment? | | 2022-05-26

    I symlink a few files in place via Dropbox, but have most of my local configs in a dot files repo:

    Then for more systemwide configuration, I have an Ansible playbook I run every now and then (configures apps, dock item order, etc):

  • kde-configuration-files

    KDE plasma configuration files

    Project mention: Can I restore default KDE aspect? | | 2022-12-15

    You may want to take a look at the following repository:

  • ansible-collection-mac

    Collection of macOS automation tools for Ansible.

    Project mention: Is "development environment as code" a thing? | | 2022-11-28

    Jeff Gerrling does a load of great work on Ansible, including a Mac automation repo, here. You can use it on local or remote machines. It's really cool.

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • dotfiles

    🔧 .files - different setups separated in branches (by 4lgn)

  • zsh-launchpad

    🚀 Simple, educational dotfiles template to get started with Zsh and learn about its features

  • dotfiles

    My arch setup script and dotfiles (by joelazar)

  • zcolors

    🌈 Use your $LS_COLORS to generate a coherent theme for Git & your Zsh prompt, command line and completions.

  • Project

    Infrastructure (by kartta-labs)

  • vim-keybindings-everywhere-the-ultimate-list

    The ultimate list of which programs support Vim keybindings natively, or how they can be added with extensions.

    Project mention: There is absolutely no going back. | | 2023-01-05

  • linux-init

    Emacs org-file based suite of Linux config files and scripts

    Project mention: Back to sway .... AMD style | | 2023-02-09
  • yplatform

    Self-service bootstrap/build/CI/CD. Software and configuration that supports various cycles of software development.

    Project mention: Dagger: a new way to build CI/CD pipelines | | 2022-03-30
  • teton

    🌄 Dotfiles that make you feel at $HOME.

    Project mention: Emacs bankruptcy | | 2023-03-03
  • polybar-minimal-nord-theme

    Minimal polybar nord theme configuration.

  • mac-setup

    My Ansible Playbook to configure my MacBook (by Allaman)

    Project mention: Workflow for DevOps? (Ansible, Terraform, Kubernets, RHET) | | 2022-05-30

    You can have a look at my dotfiles, nvim, my linux-rice, and my mac-setup.

  • shlomif-computer-settings

    Shlomi Fish's personal software settings/dot-files/etc.

  • gentoo_unattented-setup

    Automated modular GENTOO linux setup

    Project mention: Gentoo Linux Automation | | 2022-09-16
  • dotfiles

    Repo for personal config files, mainly for Unix (by arminveres)

  •, local configuration manager

    Project mention:, Configure Everything | | 2022-06-29
  • dotfiles

    My personal dotfiles (by victorbnl)

    Project mention: Best practices for additional packages to install alongside i3 | | 2022-11-28

    If you want to take a look at what a real-world but simple config of polybar looks like, head over to my dotfiles. I even split the configuration into multiple files which make it very very easy to read

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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 2023-03-03.

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

Project Stars
1 tmux-powerline 2,996
2 dotfiles 1,266
3 easy-wg-quick 819
4 Machfiles 540
5 dotfiles 506
6 kde-configuration-files 486
7 ansible-collection-mac 212
8 dotfiles 174
9 zsh-launchpad 148
10 dotfiles 74
11 zcolors 57
12 Project 45
13 vim-keybindings-everywhere-the-ultimate-list 27
14 linux-init 21
15 yplatform 17
16 teton 17
17 polybar-minimal-nord-theme 13
18 mac-setup 11
19 shlomif-computer-settings 8
20 gentoo_unattented-setup 5
21 dotfiles 3
22 3
23 dotfiles 3
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