Trending CMake Projects

This page lists the top trending CMake projects based on the growth of GitHub stars.
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Top 31 Trending CMake Projects


    RTXGI v2.0 Update including Neural Radiance Cache and Spatial Hash Radiance Cache

  • cmake-sfml-project

    Repository template for SFML projects using CMake

  • swift-build

    Swift toolchain builds by The Browser Company

  • esp-idf-template

    A "Hello, world!" template of a Rust binary crate for the ESP-IDF framework. (by esp-rs)

  • cmake_template

    CMake for C++ Best Practices

  • corrosion

    Marrying Rust and CMake - Easy Rust and C/C++ Integration!

  • OpenCL-Guide

    A guide to help developers get up and running quickly with the OpenCL programming framework

  • mcpelauncher-manifest

    The main repository for the Linux and Mac OS Bedrock edition Minecraft launcher.

  • extra-cmake-modules

    Extra modules and scripts for CMake.

  • LLVM-embedded-toolchain-for-Arm

    A project dedicated to building LLVM toolchain for 32-bit Arm embedded targets.

  • obs-plugintemplate

  • GLFW-CMake-starter

    Use CMake to create a project with GLFW - Multi-platform Windows, Linux and MacOS.

  • CPM.cmake

    📦 CMake's missing package manager. A small CMake script for setup-free, cross-platform, reproducible dependency management.

  • cFS

    The Core Flight System (cFS)

  • plasma-workspace-wallpapers

    Wallpapers for Plasma Workspaces

  • data-parallel-CPP

    Source code for 'Data Parallel C++: Mastering DPC++ for Programming of Heterogeneous Systems using C++ and SYCL' by James Reinders, Ben Ashbaugh, James Brodman, Michael Kinsner, John Pennycook, Xinmin Tian (Apress, 2020).

  • confidential-computing-zoo

    Confidential Computing Zoo provides confidential computing solutions based on Intel SGX, TDX, HEXL, etc. technologies.

  • Vcpkg

    C++ Library Manager for Windows, Linux, and MacOS

  • vst3sdk

    VST 3 Plug-In SDK


    Umbrella installer for all ARA SDK submodules

  • Phoenix

    A multi-system emulator and library manager designed to be both powerful and easy to use. (by team-phoenix)

  • hunter

    CMake driven cross-platform package manager for C/C++. (by cpp-pm)

  • api-interfaces

    Interface definitions for API interactions between components

  • Ultralight

    Lightweight, high-performance HTML renderer for game and app developers.

  • cmake-init

    Template for reliable, cross-platform C++ project setup using cmake. (by cginternals)

  • comms_champion

    C++(11) library to implement and tools to monitor binary communication protocols

  • python-cmake-buildsystem

    A cmake buildsystem for compiling Python

  • NovusCore

    A modern take on MMO Engine design and architecture.

  • PothosSDR

    Pothos SDR windows development environment

  • hpp-skel

    Skeleton for C++ header-only libraries

  • pyORBSLAM2

    Ultra-fast Boost.Python interface for ORBSLAM2

ABOUT: The growth percentage is calculated as the increase in the number of stars compared to the previous month. We list only projects that have at least 500 stars and a GitHub organization logo set.


What are some of the trending open-source CMake projects? This list will help you:

Project Growth
1 RTXGI 15.7%
2 cmake-sfml-project 10.3%
3 swift-build 8.3%
4 esp-idf-template 7.9%
5 cmake_template 6.7%
6 corrosion 6.5%
7 OpenCL-Guide 5.8%
8 mcpelauncher-manifest 5.5%
9 extra-cmake-modules 5.5%
10 LLVM-embedded-toolchain-for-Arm 5.2%
11 obs-plugintemplate 4.9%
12 GLFW-CMake-starter 4.3%
13 CPM.cmake 4.1%
14 cFS 3.7%
15 plasma-workspace-wallpapers 3.6%
16 data-parallel-CPP 3.4%
17 confidential-computing-zoo 2.7%
18 Vcpkg 2.5%
19 vst3sdk 1.8%
20 ARA_SDK 1.3%
21 Phoenix 1.1%
22 hunter 1.0%
23 api-interfaces 0.7%
24 Ultralight 0.5%
25 cmake-init 0.4%
26 comms_champion 0.4%
27 python-cmake-buildsystem 0.2%
28 NovusCore 0.0%
29 PothosSDR 0.0%
30 hpp-skel 0.0%
31 pyORBSLAM2 0.0%