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A Wayland-native GPU-accelerated terminal emulator written in Rust

Launched in 2017, Alacritty is a terminal emulator that uses Rust (a memory-safe language) and OpenGL for rendering everything, aiming for perfomance, security, configurability, and simplicity.

A list of Alacritty's features can be found here. Alacritty is currently in beta, but is already used as a daily driver by many people. It is also the default terminal emulator for Sway, a Wayland-native WM.

Another Wayland-native, GPU-accelerated terminal emulator is kitty.

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