Keywords: tui, terminal, command line
Q. Curses GUI for BOINC?
A. Yes, there is boinctui !
Its home page
I download the Fedora rpm from here
Its labelled Fedora 15 to 19 but it worked for me on Fedora 28.
Looks like it hasn't been updated since 2013. Maybe because its perfect ;)
Once downloaded, I installed it as root with
rpm -Uvh boinctui-2.2.1-0.fc19.x86_64.rpm
I then logged in as my BOINC user and did
Using it is pretty self-explanatory.
I love this project.