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Browse popular repos on github by star trends from your command line!

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Browse trending repos on Github by ⭐stars⭐ from your command line! 💻

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  • Requires Python 3.6 or greater


pip install starcli

Remember to use pip3 instead of pip if you also have Python 2 installed on your system


Usage: starcli [OPTIONS]

  Browse trending repos on GitHub by stars

  -l, --lang TEXT              Language filter eg: python
  -d, --date TEXT              Specify repo creation date in ISO8601 format
  -L, --layout [list|table|grid]  The output format (list, table, or grid),
                                  default is list
  -s, --stars TEXT             Range of stars required, default is '>=50'
  -r, --limit-results INTEGER  Limit the number of results shown. Default: 7
  -o, --order [desc|asc]       Specify the order of repos by stars that is
                               shown, 'desc' or 'asc', default: desc
  --debug                      Turn on debugging mode
  --help                       Show this message and exit.

Issues, feature request, and feedback

  • Issues, bug reports, or feature request: Don't hesitate to open an issue in this repo
  • Feedback: any general feedback or questions about using StarCLI you can leave a comment on our Product Hunt page, remember to be nice :smiley:

Development PRs Welcome

For contributing guidelines and how to set up your development environment, please read Remember that all contributions to this project should follow its CODE OF CONDUCT.


  • CommandLine Argument parser: Click
  • Colored and table console print: rich
  • HTTP library to send requests: requests

Contributors ✨

Thanks goes to these wonderful people (emoji key):





Sam Wellander


This project follows the all-contributors specification. Contributions of any kind welcome!


This project was forked from githunt (python) made by Srinivasa Rao, which in turn, is inspired by githunt (the JavaScript Web App).

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