terminal file manager written in Go


lf (as in "list files") is a terminal file manager written in Go. It is heavily inspired by ranger with some missing and extra features. Some of the missing features are deliberately omitted since they are better handled by external tools.


 - Single binary without any runtime dependencies (except terminfo database)
 - Fast startup and low memory footprint
 - Server/client architecture to share file selection between multiple
 - Configuration with shell commands
 - Customizable keybindings (vi and readline defaults)
 - Preview filtering (for source highlighting, archives, PDFs/images as text)

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