HOW-TO: Shell and Gemini Browser on iPad OS

iPad OS with two shell windows
Categories: computing

Command line shells and Gemini server browser on iPadOS achieved!


  • iPadOS
  • a-Shell app
  • BONUS: If on an iPad Pro, get a USB-C hub with HDMI out to monitor, and pair keyboard

Load a-shell, and then:
$ pip install leo-gmi (
$ leo --copy-config
$ leo --url

BONUS : Customize your environment (~/Documents):
$ vim .profile
$ config -b black -f white -c grey (put in .profile)
$ alias weather=“curl” (put in .profile)