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Modernize your linux workflow with Rust

exa, a replacement for ‘ls’

A replacement for ls which features better defaults and more features.

github.com/ogham/exa

exa example

bat, a cat(1) clone with wings.

Bat supports syntax highlighting, git integration, paging and more.

If you use (neo)vim with fzf.vim and have ripgrep and bat installed your search will have a preview window with highlighted code:

fd, a simple, fast and user-friendly alternative to find

github.com/sharkdp/fd

It’s faster, more convenient, ignores hidden files and gitignore files by default and more.

Starship, a customizable cross-shell prompt

starship.rs