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Starship (Shell Prompt)

Extremely customizable prompt for any shell
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What is Starship (Shell Prompt)?

Starship is the minimal, blazing fast, and extremely customizable prompt for any shell! The prompt shows information you need while you're working, while staying sleek and out of the way.
Starship (Shell Prompt) is a tool in the Shell Utilities category of a tech stack.
Starship (Shell Prompt) is an open source tool with 6K GitHub stars and 262 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Starship (Shell Prompt)'s open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Starship (Shell Prompt)?

Developers
6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Starship (Shell Prompt).

Starship (Shell Prompt) Integrations

GNU Bash, Go, Zsh (Z shell), Node.js, and Git are some of the popular tools that integrate with Starship (Shell Prompt). Here's a list of all 10 tools that integrate with Starship (Shell Prompt).

Why developers like Starship (Shell Prompt)?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Starship (Shell Prompt)

Starship (Shell Prompt)'s Features

  • Prompt character turns red if the last command exits with non-zero code
  • Current username if not the same as the logged-in user
  • Current Node.js version
  • Current Rust version
  • Current Ruby version
  • Current Python version
  • Current Go version
  • Nix-shell environment detection
  • Current version of package in current directory
  • Current battery level and status
  • Current Git branch and rich repo status
  • Execution time of the last command if it exceeds the set threshold
  • Indicator for jobs in the background

Starship (Shell Prompt) Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Starship (Shell Prompt)?
Oh My ZSH
A delightful, open source, community-driven framework for managing your Zsh configuration. It comes bundled with thousands of helpful functions, helpers, plugins, themes.
tmux
It enables a number of terminals to be created, accessed, and controlled from a single screen. tmux may be detached from a screen and continue running in the background, then later reattached.
TortoiseSVN
It is an Apache™ Subversion (SVN)® client, implemented as a Windows shell extension. It's intuitive and easy to use, since it doesn't require the Subversion command line client to run. And it is free to use, even in a commercial environment.
Scoop.sh
It installs programs to your home directory by default. So you don’t need admin permissions to install programs, and you won’t see UAC popups every time you need to add or remove a program.
picocli
Library and framework for easily building professional command line applications on the JVM (Java, Groovy, Kotlin, Scala, etc). Usage help with ANSI colors. Autocomplete. Nested subcommands. Annotations and programmatic API. Easy to include as source to avoid adding dependencies. More than just a command line parser.
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Starship (Shell Prompt)'s Followers
14 developers follow Starship (Shell Prompt) to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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