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|Full description=Launched in 2017, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alacritty Alacritty] is a terminal emulator that uses Rust (a memory-safe language) and [[OpenGL]] for rendering everything, aiming for perfomance, security, configurability, and simplicity.
 
|Full description=Launched in 2017, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alacritty 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 [https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/blob/master/docs/features.md 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 [https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Category/Interface/window-manager WM].
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A list of Alacritty's features can be found [https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/blob/master/docs/features.md 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 [https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Category/Interface/window-manager WM].
  
 
Another Wayland-native, GPU-accelerated terminal emulator is [[kitty]].
 
Another Wayland-native, GPU-accelerated terminal emulator is [[kitty]].
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|License=Apache-2.0
 
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|License copyright=Copyright 2016-2021 Joe Wilm, The Alacritty Project Contributors
 
|License copyright=Copyright 2016-2021 Joe Wilm, The Alacritty Project Contributors
|License verified by=Panos Alevropoulos
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|License verified by=[[Panos Alevropoulos]]
 
|License verified date=2021-10-22
 
|License verified date=2021-10-22
 
|License note=https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/blob/master/LICENSE-APACHE
 
|License note=https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty/blob/master/LICENSE-APACHE

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Alacritty

https://github.com/alacritty/alacritty
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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