Linux shell for iOS (by ish-app)

Ish Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to ish
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  • GitHub repo twurl

    OAuth-enabled curl for the Twitter API

  • GitHub repo videocoreiv

    Tools and information for the Broadcom VideoCore IV (RaspberryPi)

  • GitHub repo rpi-open-firmware

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  • GitHub repo java-keyring

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  • GitHub repo thepyphone

    Voice and SMS/MMS on a Raspberry Pi 3B+

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better ish alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where ish has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-03-02.
  • Found these bad boys while cleaning out the garage. To make these required an all-day marathon torrent of the latest fedora release at a size of only a few gigs, followed by an installation process that took on average 5 hours each time.
    Apps like iSH, UTM, and other recent developments are more promising than ever.
  • Taking a Stand in the War on General-Purpose Computing | 2021-02-23
    iSH[1,2] is an example of such a tool. It emulates an x86 Linux userspace on top of iOS.

    [1] | 2021-02-23
  • For my trans peeps who use Kali Linux
    Where’s my ISH gang at?
  • Can you learn Python on a mobile device?
  • Pip not installing (bad address) | 2021-02-02
    Have you done this?
  • twurl on an iPad? Yes, I can! | 2021-01-24
    It turns out, following the instructions on the iSH Wiki on GitHub, I was able to get twurl working - but I did discover something interesting along the way.
  • I was browsing the GitHub hub repo of a shell emulator and had a little chuckle
    So a warning: Long-term exposure to this code may cause loss of sanity, nightmares about GAS macros and linker errors, or any number of other debilitating side effects. This code is known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects, and reproductive harm. - iSH GitHub Repository
    You can read the whole markdown file here
  • Does iSH support any Desktop Environments? | 2021-01-18
  • Your favourite open source apps on iOS?
    iSH is pretty cool! It's the closest app to Termux on iOS.
  • Ish: Linux Shell for iOS | 2020-12-27


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