SQL Terminal Tools

Structured Query Language (or SQL) is integral for managing databases and is also commonly used in terminal environments, offering direct, powerful data manipulation.


These terminal-based SQL tools provide streamlined database interaction, aiding in querying, updating, or structuring data efficiently.


Below are a list of terminal tools that work with SQL.

  1. dolphie - Realtime MySQL health monitoring in the terminal.
  1. gobang - A cross platform TUI database management tool written in Rust
  1. goose - A database migration tool written in Go.
  1. harlequin - The SQL IDE for Your Terminal.
  1. jqp - A TUI playground to experiment with jq.
  1. textql - Execute SQL against structured text like CSV or TSV
  1. visidata - A terminal spreadsheet multitool for discovering and arranging data.

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