x11docker VS kaptain

Compare x11docker vs kaptain and see what are their differences.


Run GUI applications and desktops in docker and podman containers. Focus on security. (by mviereck)


GUI frontend for shell commands (by mviereck)
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x11docker kaptain
14 1
3,753 44
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8.5 0.0
8 days ago over 1 year ago
Shell Dockerfile
MIT License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of x11docker. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-11.


Posts with mentions or reviews of kaptain. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-04.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing x11docker and kaptain you can also consider the following projects:

wlroots - A modular Wayland compositor library

Docker-OSX - Run Mac in a Docker! Run near native OSX-KVM in Docker! X11 Forwarding! CI/CD for OS X!

qubes-app-split-browser - Tor Browser (or Firefox) in a Qubes DisposableVM, with persistent bookmarks and login credentials

showmewebcam - Raspberry Pi + High Quality Camera = High-quality USB Webcam!

wslg - Enabling the Windows Subsystem for Linux to include support for Wayland and X server related scenarios

gow - GOW - stream games (and GUI) over Docker

pgmodeler-container - Docker image wrapping pgmodeler/pgmodeler.

ContainerBox - Tool on top of LXD to easily create and use graphical containers

weston-mirror - Reference compositor for Wayland (mirror)

whalebrew - Homebrew, but with Docker images