PowerShell Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to PowerShell for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is PuTTY, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to PowerShell and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to PowerShell are Hyper (Free, Open Source), fish (Free, Open Source), MinGW (Free, Open Source) and GNOME Terminal (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      TEXTREME is a lively, animated text editor with the feel of a retro videogame complete with sounds and game-like visual effects. The screen shakes as you type while particle effects decorate new characters.
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    1. SSH v2, Telnet, Raw Tcp, Serial, Shell protocols implemented + SSH auto execution when session authenticated + SSH ProxyCommand or ProxyJump + SSH agent forwarding + SSH auto login with password, public-key, keyboard-interactive, gssapi-with-mic + X11 forwarding +...
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    2. A super lightweight, beautiful, and simple terminal. It's designed to be setup with sane defaults and little to no configuration. It's just a terminal, nothing more, nothing less. Designed for elementary OS.
    3. A GPU-accelerated cross-platform terminal emulator and multiplexer written by @wez and implemented in Rust Featuring: - Multiplex terminal panes, tabs and windows on local and remote hosts, with native mouse and scrollback - Ligatures, Color Emoji and font fallback, with...
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    4. LXTerminal is the standard terminal emulator of LXDE. The terminal is a desktop-independent VTE-based terminal emulator for LXDE without any unnecessary dependency. LXTerminal supports multiple tabs. All instances of program share the same process to reduce memory usage.


    5. ROXTerm: a full-featured VTE terminal emulator.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Elvish is a friendly and expressive shell for UN*X systems including Linux, macOS and BSDs. FEATURES Powerful and intuitive pipelines let you carry structured data (stream lists, maps and even functions).
    6. Bash-like shell based on Clojure.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
      • OpenIndiana
      • GhostBSD
      MATE Terminal is a terminal emulator for the MATE desktop environment. Terminal emulators allow users to execute commands using a real UNIX shell while remaining on their graphical desktop
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    7. PortX is a lightweight cross-platform (Windows/Mac/Linux) SSH Client, as well as local shell/terminal emulator. Beautiful tabbed UI for managing multiple sessions. Google Drive syncing session files across devices and OSes is a very handy tool.
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