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Why nvbn/thefuck is inactive?

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Initial time range – from 21 Apr, 2023 to 22 Jul, 2023

Final time range – from 21 Jan, 2024 to 21 Apr, 2024

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Data calculated on 21 Apr, 2024

Summary of nvbn/thefuck

The nvbn/thefuck repository on GitHub is a magnificent tool that helps to correct typos or errors in previous console commands. With more than 60,000 stars, it's described as the "app that corrects your previous console command".

Essentially, "TheFuck" works by running a series of rules against the command you typed, looking for a match. The basic idea is that you type the wrong command, it fails, you type 'fuck', and it figures out what you meant to type.

Here is a simple example of its usage. If you type git push but you forgot to commit your changes first, you would see an error. Then, you can simply type thefuck, it will suggest the most logical action for you to take like git commit -m 'Your message' && git push.

The nvbn/thefuck tool supports a large number of commands, including git, npm, apt-get, and others, and it has the ability for you to add your own rules, so it is not limited in that sense. It works on most Unix-like systems and also on Windows, and has the potential to save you a lot of time and frustration.

Note: Always check what TheFuck suggests before accepting its recommendation, to avoid a potentially disastrous command.

Here's how it's described and instructions on how you can install it.

# The Fuck Magnificent app which corrects your previous console command. # Installation Requires python (3.4+), pip and python-dev. ## MacOS / Linux On OS X, you can install The Fuck via [Homebrew]( (or via Linuxbrew on Linux):

brew install thefuck ```

On Ubuntu / Mint, install The Fuck using the following commands:

sudo apt update sudo apt install python3-dev python3-pip python3-setuptools sudo pip3 install thefuck


There are many more detailed installation instructions for a range of operating systems in the repository README.

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