Murex: A Smarter Shell

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Murex is a shell, like bash / zsh / fish / etc however Murex supports improved features and an enhanced UX.

A non-exhaustive list features would include:

Language Guides


Smart data:

Inline spellchecking:


Preview screen:

Useful error messages:

Plus More!

Check out the Language Tour and Interactive Shell guides!

Install instructions

See INSTALL for details.

Discuss Murex

Discussions presently happen in Github discussions.

Compatibility Commitment

Murex is committed to backwards compatibility. While we do want to continue to grow and improve the shell, this will not come at the expense of long term usability. Read more

Known bugs / TODO

Murex is considered stable, however if you do run into problems then please raise them on the project’s issue tracker:

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Current version is 6.0.1000 which has been verified against tests cases.