Shell Database

Open-source Shell projects categorized as Database

Top 23 Shell Database Projects

  • jsonlite

    A simple, self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, json document store.

    Project mention: I made nodb, a RESTFful API to store and fetch JSON | | 2023-05-27

    I also wrote a dead simple bash, and very naive implementation of a JSON store ( which scratched an itch I personally needed a few years ago. To my surprise it sees like a lot of people were interested.


    Simple read-only comand-line interface to your Things 3 database

  • Onboard AI

    ChatGPT with full context of any GitHub repo. 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

  • docs

    KubeDB Docs (by kubedb)

    Project mention: An open-source alternative for Redis, MongoDB on K8s | | 2023-12-19

    This seems to be a way to install these databases in k8s, not an alternative for them. Seems similar to

  • alpine-mariadb

    MariaDB running on Alpine Linux [Docker]

  • decky-plugin-database

    Decky Plugin Database. PR your plugins to this repository to have them added to the store!

    Project mention: My TeamSpeak 3 plugin is now available as a Decky plugin | /r/SteamDeck | 2023-07-18

    You can report any issues on the pull request or the issue board on github.

  • mssqldocker

    Configuration of Microsoft SQL Server on Linux in a Docker container.

  • tig-stack

    TIG stack (Telegraf/InfluxDB/Grafana) wrapped in docker

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • wacom-hid-descriptors

    Database of HID descriptors for Wacom pen/touch digitizers

  • mongodb-container

    MongoDB container images based on Red Hat Software Collections and intended for OpenShift and general usage. Users can choose between Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Fedora, and CentOS based images.

  • standalone-docker-sailpoint-iiq

    A simple way to deploy SailPoint's IdentityIQ into a series of docker containers mimicking the core components of most development environments allowing organizations to get new development team members up on their baseline code in minutes.

  • localhost-databases

    Collection of Database Docker compose files for local development.

  • singlestoredb-dev-image

    The SingleStoreDB Dev Container is the fastest way to develop with SingleStore on your laptop or in a CI/CD environment.

  • couchdb-pkg

    Apache CouchDB Packaging support files

  • wp-backup

    Snapshot and backups for WordPress in pure Bash

  • ybdemo

    Lab environment for YugabyteDB demos

    Project mention: In-Memory counters with YugabyteDB | | 2023-08-09

    I've also updated my YugabyteDB Lab with Grafana for this scenario, running:

  • sky-benches

    Attempts at benchmarking Skytable with the others to see where we stand

    Project mention: Skytable NoSQL Database: Even with BlueQL, Skytable Outperforms Redis and KeyDB | | 2023-12-05
  • kpow-local

    Run Local Kafka and Kpow with Docker Compose

    Project mention: Apache Kafka Using Docker | /r/apachekafka | 2023-04-26
  • kubernetes-k8s

    🖊️ Some notes about Kubernetes (k8s), Docker, Storage.

  • mvp-rocketship-template

    A simple template to develop, publish, and test a simple .NET service backend on AWS, with serverless Lambda functions, supported by DynamoDb, behind an API Gateway, and protected by Cognito auth.

  • accounthing

    A program to automatically create invoices from a database of customers and transactions.

  • clickhouse-cluster

    ClickHouse cluster Docker environment

  • OpenWeightDatabase

    An outdoor gear inventory to help you prepare your next trip!

    Project mention: Show HN: Open Weight Database: outdoor gear inventory to help prepare treks | | 2023-05-05
  • migrate-template

    A template to easily setup

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

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 2023-12-19.

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Project Stars
1 jsonlite 842
2 651
3 docs 530
4 alpine-mariadb 222
5 decky-plugin-database 136
6 mssqldocker 80
7 tig-stack 78
8 wacom-hid-descriptors 61
9 mongodb-container 51
10 standalone-docker-sailpoint-iiq 42
11 localhost-databases 34
12 singlestoredb-dev-image 32
13 couchdb-pkg 26
14 wp-backup 22
15 ybdemo 15
16 sky-benches 15
17 kpow-local 13
18 kubernetes-k8s 9
19 mvp-rocketship-template 3
20 accounthing 3
21 clickhouse-cluster 2
22 OpenWeightDatabase 1
23 migrate-template 0
Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale
Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.