Big Pile of Vim-like

Applications Plugins Configurable
Items of this type are applications that are intentionally created to be Vim-like in some respect (possibly disabled by default). Less Vim-like applications are in "Configurable" section.

TUI and CLI for the BitTorrent client Transmission.

License GPL
Languages Python
UI Urwid
Category Other
  • Works mostly like vim out of the box, but can be enhanced by putting in your ~/.config/tig/config:

    bind generic <Ctrl-f>   scroll-page-down
    bind generic <Ctrl-b>   scroll-page-up
    bind generic g move-first-line          # Move cursor to top.
    bind generic G move-last-line           # Move cursor to bottom.
    bind main B :toggle commit-title-graph      # Rebind G to B.
    bind main G move-last-line          # Move cursor to bottom.
All items of Other category

ncurses interface for APT on Debian-derived Linux distros.

Full vim for your shell (bash, zsh, gdb, python, etc).

Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite.

A non-web browser, designed for a growing list of protocols operating outside of the web.

A fast and lightweight interactive terminal based UI application for tracking and monitoring cryptocurrency coin stats in real-time.

The library provides a set of functions for use by applications that allow users to edit command lines as they are typed in.

AutoHotKey script, which provides cross-application Vim-like hot key solution.

Its controls are Vim-like.

Disk usage browser.

The Mutt of RSS feed readers.


An RSS/Atom feed reader for the text console (a fork of newsbeuter).

A console-based sequencer with a vi-style UI.


A console based Internet radio player that uses players as back-end.


Modern and minimalist pixel editor.


Terminal spreadsheet editor.

Improved version of sc.

A simple terminal user interface for signal messenger (using signal-cli).

A developer tool for organizing shell commands.

TUI and CLI for the BitTorrent client Transmission.

A keyboard-centric terminal.


A terminal UI for tshark, inspired by Wireshark.


Text-mode interface for git.

Vim-like jabber client.


Spawn a vim buffer from any text input in the operating system.


A modal, Vim-like painting program.


Vim-like real-time tactics game.