Useful-Things VS opal

Compare Useful-Things vs opal and see what are their differences.


My opinions on common Java libraries, reverse engineering guides, and some assorted other tips (by Col-E)
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Useful-Things opal
11 18
70 50
- -
2.4 7.6
7 months ago about 2 months ago
Java Java
- GNU General Public License v3.0 only
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Useful-Things. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-01.


Posts with mentions or reviews of opal. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-07-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Useful-Things and opal you can also consider the following projects:

badass-jlink-plugin - Create a custom runtime image of your modular application

installmation - Creates Cross Platform Java Application Installers via Graphical User Interface

JavaPackager - :package: Gradle/Maven plugin to package Java applications as native Windows, MacOS, or Linux executables and create installers for them.

javafx-gradle-plugin - Gradle plugin that makes it easy to work with JavaFX 11+

atlantafx - Modern JavaFX CSS theme collection with additional controls.


Calculator-FX - A scientific calculator, capstone, and passion project made in JavaFX

LogFX - LogFX is a simple Log reader supporting color highlighting and able to handle giant files.

avaje-inject - Dependency injection via APT (source code generation) ala "Server-Side Dagger DI"

jfx - JavaFX mainline development

samples - JavaFX samples to run with different options and build tools

javafx-template - A template project for a modularized JavaFX application with a bundled runtime