When it comes to the ESP32 platform, menuconfig is well…To DOS like. When others have made it far more GUI like. When is PlatformIO going to put more effort into doing the same ?
Espressif’s IDF extension uses VSCode, so I can see no reason why PlatformIO cannot do the same when it comes to menuconfig. Even Eclipse using ESP-IDF has the same GUI interface.
Here is PlatformIO’s menuconfig.
This is Espressif’s IDF extension