Trending CMake Projects

This page lists the top trending CMake projects based on the growth of GitHub stars.
It is updated once every day. The last update was on 23 Jan 2023.
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Top 21 Trending CMake Projects

  • confidential-computing-zoo

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

  • esp-idf-template

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

  • LLVM-embedded-toolchain-for-Arm

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

  • 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

  • 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)

  • gui_starter_template

    A template CMake project to get you started with C++ and tooling

  • vst3sdk

    VST 3 Plug-In SDK

  • mcpelauncher-manifest

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

  • PothosSDR

    Pothos SDR windows development environment

  • hunter

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

  • Vcpkg

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


    Umbrella installer for all ARA SDK submodules

  • hpp-skel

    Skeleton for C++ header-only libraries

  • Ultralight

    Next-generation HTML renderer for apps and games

  • cmake-init

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

  • python-cmake-buildsystem

    A cmake buildsystem for compiling Python

  • comms_champion

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

  • Phoenix

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

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 confidential-computing-zoo 21.4%
2 esp-idf-template 14.0%
3 LLVM-embedded-toolchain-for-Arm 10.4%
4 corrosion 9.9%
5 OpenCL-Guide 7.6%
6 CPM.cmake 7.0%
7 cFS 4.7%
8 gui_starter_template 4.2%
9 vst3sdk 3.7%
10 mcpelauncher-manifest 3.5%
11 PothosSDR 3.4%
12 hunter 3.2%
13 Vcpkg 2.6%
14 obs-plugintemplate 2.5%
15 ARA_SDK 2.4%
16 hpp-skel 1.9%
17 Ultralight 1.4%
18 cmake-init 1.1%
19 python-cmake-buildsystem 1.1%
20 comms_champion 0.4%
21 Phoenix 0.0%