Practice touch typing in the commandline and measure your skills.
Practice touch typing in the commandline and measure your skills. Coauthored by qwhex.
npm install -g balzss/cli-typer
git clone https://github.com/balzss/cli-typer.git cd cli-typer npm install -g . # optional node app.js
-h, --helpShow help
-t, --timeGiven time in seconds to complete the test
-w, --wordsNumber of words to display per line
-i, --inputPath to a wordlist file with new line separated words
-V, --verboseShow settings on start
-s, --savePath to file for saving results
When called with the
-s, --saveoption, results will be written to a file at the given path. Results are appended to the end of a tab-separated file so you can track your progress over time.
You can find additional wordlists in the
/usr/share/dictdirectory and use them like so:
cli-typer -i /usr/share/dict/words
Install dictionaries on debian-based distributions with the
sudo apt install w[lang]command, e.g.
sudo apt install wfrenchto install the French wordlist. Check out available packages here.