CLEX file manager for Linux and Unix

CLEX is a free file manager with a full-screen user interface. It runs on Linux, FreeBSD, and other Unix and Unix-like systems. CLEX is open-source software licensed under the GNU General Public License. This is the official CLEX web site.

The latest version is 4.6.patch9.

CLEX is an old software, but it is maintained. It exists as an open source project since January 2002. The last major release is dated 2011.


CLEX 4.6.patch9 released (08-JUN-2018)

This release adds suport for GPM and few other computer mice. CLEX must be compiled with NCURSES 6.0 or newer in order to enable the new code. On systems lacking the required library, CLEX will use the existing xterm mouse interface and upgrading will have no effect.

CLEX 4.6.patch8 released (05-MAY-2018)

This maintenance release corrects few typos. Change log.

End of life for CLEX3 (21-MAY-2011)

CLEX version 3 reached its end of life. It is no longer available for download from this site.