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About The Project

A terminal based file manager

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Installation

Curl

curl -sfL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/knipferrc/fm/main/install.sh | sh

Go

go install github.com/knipferrc/[email protected]

Features

  • Double pane layout
  • File icons
  • Layout adjusts to terminal resize
  • Syntax highlighting for source code with customizable themes using styles from chroma (dracula, monokai etc.)
  • Render pretty markdown
  • Mouse support
  • Themes (default, gruvbox, spooky, nord)
  • Render PNG, JPG and JPEG as strings
  • Colors adapt to terminal background
  • Open selected file in editor set in EDITOR environment variable (currently only supports GUI editors)
  • Preview a directory in the secondary pane
  • Copy selected directory items path to the clipboard
  • Read PDF files
  • Experimental find files/directories (might be a little buggy)

Themes

Default

default dark default light

Gruvbox

gruvbox dark gruvbox light

Spooky

spooky dark spooky light

Nord

nord dark nord light

Usage

  • fm will start fm in the current directory
  • fm --start-dir=/some/start/dir will start fm in the specified directory
  • fm --selection-path=/tmp/tmpfile will write the selected items path to the selection path when pressing E and exit fm
Key Description
h or left Go back to previous directory
or down Move down in the file tree or scroll pane down
k or up Move up in the file tree or scroll pane up
l or right Opens the currently selected directory or file
ctrl+g Jump to bottom of file tree or pane
G Jump to top of file tree or pane
~ Go to home directory
/ Go to the root directory
. Toggle hidden files and directories
- Go to previous directory
ctrl+c Exit
q Exit if command bar is not open
m Move the currently selected file or directory. Once pressed, the file manager enters move mode. Navigate the tree as usual and press enter in the desired destination directory. It will navigate back to the starting direcotry in which the move was initiated
tab Toggle between panes
esc Reset FM to its initial state
z Create a zip file of the currently selected directory item
u Unzip a zip file
c Create a copy of a file or directory
ctrl+d Delete the currently selected file or directory
n Create a new file in the current directory
N Create a new directory in the current directory
r Rename the currently selected file or directory
E Open in editor set in EDITOR environment variable
p Preview a directory in the secondary pane
y Copy selected directory items path to the clipboard
ctrl+f Find files and directories in working directory

Configuration

  • A config file will be generated at ~/.fm.yml when you first run fm
settings:
  borderless: false
  enable_logging: false
  enable_mousewheel: true
  pretty_markdown: true
  show_icons: true
  start_dir: .
  syntax_theme: dracula
  theme: default

Local Development

Follow the instructions below to get setup for local development

  1. Clone the repo
git clone https://github.com/knipferrc/fm
  1. Run
make
  1. Build a binary
make build

Credit

GitHub

https://github.com/knipferrc/fm