systray VS Wails

Compare systray vs Wails and see what are their differences.

systray

a cross platfrom Go library to place an icon and menu in the notification area (by getlantern)

Wails

Create beautiful applications using Go (by wailsapp)
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systray Wails
5 50
2,521 11,601
1.3% 8.6%
3.9 9.9
5 months ago 7 days ago
Go Go
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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systray

Posts with mentions or reviews of systray. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-07.

Wails

Posts with mentions or reviews of Wails. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing systray and Wails you can also consider the following projects:

tauri - Build smaller, faster, and more secure desktop applications with a web frontend.

fyne - Cross platform GUI in Go inspired by Material Design

Lorca - Build cross-platform modern desktop apps in Go + HTML5

webview - Tiny cross-platform webview library for C/C++/Golang. Uses WebKit (Gtk/Cocoa) and Edge (Windows)

go-astilectron - Build cross platform GUI apps with GO and HTML/JS/CSS (powered by Electron)

example-go-tray-gui - An example desktop system tray application that can launch HTML5 windows. Go source with a build process for Windows, Mac and Linux.

sciter - Sciter: the Embeddable HTML/CSS/JS engine for modern UI development

Guark - Build awesome Golang desktop apps and beautiful interfaces with Vue.js, React.js, Framework 7, and more...

trayhost - Cross-platform Go library to place an icon in the host operating system's taskbar.

qt - Qt binding for Go (Golang) with support for Windows / macOS / Linux / FreeBSD / Android / iOS / Sailfish OS / Raspberry Pi / AsteroidOS / Ubuntu Touch / JavaScript / WebAssembly