ranger – try terminal file manager

ranger is a terminal file manager, just install and run and have some fun.

Tip: You might want to try it on uxrvt terminal and in Photos folder once.


Name : ranger
Version : 1.7.2
Release : 8.fc28
Arch : noarch
Size : 1.2 M
Source : ranger-1.7.2-8.fc28.src.rpm
Repo : @System
From repo : fedora
Summary : A flexible console file manager
URL : http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/ranger/
License : GPLv3+
Description : Ranger is a free console file manager that gives you greater flexibility and a
: good overview of your files without having to leave your *nix console. It
: visualizes the directory tree in two dimensions: the directory hierarchy on
: one, lists of files on the other, with a preview to the right so you know where
: you’ll be going.

terminal in browser.

Quite a lot of time, we are spending most of the time on Browsers and during this time, leaving the browser just to do some ls or some command for quickly checking something does not look productive and here is where butterfly is useful.

Just install butterfly with:

pip install butterfly

and then head over to :


and voila you have a terminal in your browser.

sakura – Reaaly good terminal with very few dependencies.

I was searching for something in the Fedora repos and found a really good terminal, sakura. Its very much like Gnome-terminal. I did not find much difference other than using less memory.

To install:

sudo yum install sakura

and the details of the package:

Name        : sakura
Arch : i686
Version     : 2.3.8
Release     : 1.fc14
Size        : 137 k
Repo        : installed
From repo   : fedora
Summary     : Terminal emulator based on GTK and VTE
URL : http://pleyades.net/david/sakura.php
License     : GPLv2
Description : Sakura is a terminal emulator based on GTK and VTE. It’s a terminal emulator
: with few dependencies, so you don’t need a full GNOME desktop installed to
: have a decent terminal emulator.

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