rocket_auth VS tuigreet

Compare rocket_auth vs tuigreet and see what are their differences.


An implementation for an authentication API for Rocket applications. (by tvallotton)


Graphical console greeter for greetd (by apognu)
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rocket_auth tuigreet
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6.7 3.2
4 months ago about 1 month ago
Rust Rust
Apache License 2.0 GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of rocket_auth. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-21.


Posts with mentions or reviews of tuigreet. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-10.
  • Add custom keymap
    2 projects | | 10 Oct 2022
    However, from what I understand, I think that setxkbmap only sets the layout after starting Xorg. Infact when I first boot the computer and get to my display manager tuigreet (which is a TUI application that runsi in a tty), I have to type my credentials in QWERTY because of course Xorg has not started yet.
  • Ly – A TUI Display Manager
    3 projects | | 21 May 2022
    Knowing the alternative tuigreet (, there won't be much of a difference between a video and the given screenshot. You have a prompt, you enter username and password and your Wayland compositor/X session starts up.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing rocket_auth and tuigreet you can also consider the following projects:

gobble - Rust rewrite of Devour

rocket-auth-login - Authentication and login processing for Rust's Rocket web framework. Demonstrates a working example of how to authenticate users and process login as well as how to handle logging out.

ly - display manager with console UI

axum-auth - High-level http auth extractors for axum

yofi - yofi is a minimalistic menu for wayland

sudo_pair - Plugin for sudo that requires another human to approve and monitor privileged sudo sessions

firestore-db-and-auth-rs - Easy Rust access to your Google Firestore DB via service account or OAuth impersonated Google Firebase Auth credentials

sqlx - 🧰 The Rust SQL Toolkit. An async, pure Rust SQL crate featuring compile-time checked queries without a DSL. Supports PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite, and MSSQL.

tokio-uring - An io_uring backed runtime for Rust

rust - Empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software.

inertia-rs - Inertia.js for Rust

nft-login - OpenID login for wallets owning an nft.