Xonsh is a Python-powered, cross-platform, Unix-gazing shell language and command prompt. Xonsh is meant for the daily use of experts and novices alike.
The language is a superset of Python 3.6+ with additional shell primitives that you are used to from Bash and IPython.
This is free and open source software.
- Combine shell commands with Python or vice versa.
- Rich interface to discover history – the xonsh shell creates history files with rich structure and metadata and an API for interacting with them.
- Powerful prompt customisation – customisable tab completion, key bindings, color styles are on board by default.
- Xontribs – the 3rd-party extension system.
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