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Open-source C projects categorized as Windows

Top 23 C Window Projects

  • Netdata

    Monitor your servers, containers, and applications, in high-resolution and in real-time.

    Project mention: Netdata v1.43.0 – with systemd-journal log integration | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-10-20
  • Ventoy

    A new bootable USB solution.

    Project mention: Am I Able to Get By on Linux Without Using the Terminal All the Time? | /r/linux4noobs | 2023-09-28
  • Onboard AI

    Learn any GitHub repo in 59 seconds. Onboard AI learns any GitHub repo in minutes and lets you chat with it to locate functionality, understand different parts, and generate new code. Use it for free at www.getonboard.dev.

  • Rufus

    The Reliable USB Formatting Utility

    Project mention: I flashed a usb for a bootable os, now it won't show up when plugged in and i can't boot to it. | /r/pcmasterrace | 2023-07-10

    Download rufus portable https://github.com/pbatard/rufus/releases/download/v4.1/rufus-4.1p.exe

  • libuv

    Cross-platform asynchronous I/O

    Project mention: Python Is Easy. Go Is Simple. Simple = Easy | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-11-27
  • WindTerm

    A professional cross-platform SSH/Sftp/Shell/Telnet/Serial terminal.

    Project mention: WindTerm SSH Client has Ransomware? | /r/PowerShell | 2023-09-13
  • Mailspring

    :love_letter: A beautiful, fast and fully open source mail client for Mac, Windows and Linux.

    Project mention: What Is Wrong with Enterprise Linux | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-07-20

    I fully agree, moreover this:

    > Rolling release distributions like OpenSUSE Tumbleweed follow upstream much more closely while still maintaining stability through thorough automated testing

    Shows the author hasn't used Tumbleweed for any reasonable amount of time himself[0][1][2]. I daily drove it for a short while before moving to Fedora.

    0: https://github.com/Foundry376/Mailspring/issues/533

    1: https://forums.opensuse.org/t/tumbleweed-breaks-after-update...

    2: https://www.reddit.com/r/openSUSE/comments/v09hnc/tumbleweed...

  • reactos

    A free Windows-compatible Operating System

    Project mention: BREAKING NEWS: Registry healing and validation checks work by George Bisoc has just been merged into main tree! | /r/reactos | 2023-11-22
  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • cosmopolitan

    build-once run-anywhere c library

    Project mention: Jart: Cosmopolitan v3.1 | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-11-20

    FWIW, there is ongoing work on dlopen; it was introduced 2 weeks ago (https://github.com/jart/cosmopolitan/commit/5e8c928f1a37349a...) and continued after that.

  • GLFW

    A multi-platform library for OpenGL, OpenGL ES, Vulkan, window and input

    Project mention: Exploring Computer Graphics: Weekly Chronicle #1 | dev.to | 2023-10-16

    GLFW: A library for window creation and managing user input.

  • systeminformer

    A free, powerful, multi-purpose tool that helps you monitor system resources, debug software and detect malware. Brought to you by Winsider Seminars & Solutions, Inc. @ http://www.windows-internals.com

    Project mention: System Informer | /r/ITProTuesday | 2023-09-03

    System Informer is a versatile system management tool designed to seamlessly monitor and analyze system resources, troubleshoot software issues, and identify potential malware threats. Offers system activity overviews, intuitive graphs, real-time statistics, active network connection monitoring, detailed disk access information, intricate stack trace analysis, and much more. evily2k describes it "like process explorer on steroids. Allows me to kill process that task manager would say access denied."

  • nmap

    Nmap - the Network Mapper. Github mirror of official SVN repository.

    Project mention: Sudo and Signal Propagation | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-05-24

    This reminds me of a bugfix [1] I added to nmap almost a decade ago, where runtime interaction was previously broken due to interaction with sudo and signal propagation. Was a fun rabbit-hole to figure out why the issue was happening.

    [1]: https://github.com/nmap/nmap/commit/f2e162d2245679f420b40feb...

  • windows-kernel-exploits

    windows-kernel-exploits Windows平台提权漏洞集合

    Project mention: Ask HN: Do you use any software (mainly) developed in China? | news.ycombinator.com | 2023-02-27

    This is a big one for me:


    Zoomeye, the chinese shodan is ok too.

  • winfsp

    Windows File System Proxy - FUSE for Windows

    Project mention: WinFsp · Windows File System Proxy | /r/patient_hackernews | 2023-06-16
  • dokany

    User mode file system library for windows with FUSE Wrapper

    Project mention: Tutorial fo unlimited backup solution in these trying times with Backblaze, Raidrive and Dokany | /r/DataHoarder | 2023-06-10

    Now that you are inside the Mirror folder with cmd, let’s start the Mirror function to attach a NAS or cloud folder as a local disk in order to get recognized by the BB client and be backed up. Write something like (read the dokany documentation for more details here): mirror.exe /r x:\ /l m , where x:\ should be the letter of the folder attached with Raidrive and m:\ the letter you want to assign to the new local disk.

  • btrfs

    WinBtrfs - an open-source btrfs driver for Windows

    Project mention: Software for syncing files between NTFS and Btrfs partitions. | /r/linuxquestions | 2023-11-19

    I've installed the WinBtrfs driver on Windows, which supports read/write support for Btrfs partitions.

  • sshfs-win

    SSHFS For Windows

    Project mention: [PRoot-distro-tui-u] took me two days just to add the export function going, at least its working now | /r/termux | 2023-07-13

    It's a pain actually, the https://github.com/winfsp/sshfs-win really bugged me to hell actually until it finally worked with https://github.com/evsar3/sshfs-win-manager

  • loadlibrary

    Porting Windows Dynamic Link Libraries to Linux

  • LCUI

    A small C library for building user interfaces with C, XML and CSS.

    Project mention: [Cpp] Une assez grande liste de bibliothèques graphiques C ++ | /r/enfrancais | 2023-02-14


  • memreduct

    Lightweight real-time memory management application to monitor and clean system memory on your computer.

    Project mention: Recently during games my cpu goes to 100% and i barely get 30fps on games that used to run at 60fps easily. | /r/nvidia | 2023-07-18

    Simply put: Memreduct is an app that cleans up processes and memory to help improve FPS.

  • cava

    Cross-platform Audio Visualizer

    Project mention: Introduction | dev.to | 2023-10-28

    pywal is used to get the colorscheme from my wallpaper for my browser and terminal. left: neovim, top right: qutebrowser, bottom right: cava

  • miniaudio

    Audio playback and capture library written in C, in a single source file.

    Project mention: Amiga/Linux: Jurassic Boing Edition | /r/amiga | 2023-10-30

    Unfortunately, I can't currently capture any videos (I added miniaudio.h to play back the Jurassic Park theme song) since I had to move my mom into my home (she's getting a divorce from her narcissistic husband soon and the guy lost his marbles and locked her out of her own home) and it's late at night currently.

  • hexchat

    GTK+ IRC client

    Project mention: mIRC i början av 2000? | /r/sweden | 2023-06-30
  • waifu2x-ncnn-vulkan

    waifu2x converter ncnn version, runs fast on intel / amd / nvidia / apple-silicon GPU with vulkan

    Project mention: Koji projekat na Githubu vas je odusevio u zadnje vreme? | /r/CroIT | 2023-06-19
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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-11-27.

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What are some of the best open-source Window projects in C? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Netdata 66,023
2 Ventoy 54,306
3 Rufus 25,261
4 libuv 22,485
5 WindTerm 17,635
6 Mailspring 14,637
7 reactos 13,453
8 cosmopolitan 12,662
9 GLFW 11,449
10 systeminformer 9,655
11 nmap 8,552
12 windows-kernel-exploits 7,418
13 winfsp 6,181
14 dokany 4,871
15 btrfs 4,586
16 sshfs-win 4,297
17 loadlibrary 4,228
18 LCUI 4,037
19 memreduct 4,035
20 cava 3,499
21 miniaudio 3,295
22 hexchat 2,943
23 waifu2x-ncnn-vulkan 2,807
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