C++ Linux Desktop

Open-source C++ projects categorized as Linux Desktop

Top 9 C++ Linux Desktop Projects

  • strawberry

    :strawberry: Strawberry Music Player (by strawberrymusicplayer)

    Project mention: Strawberry/clementine 'devices' set up? | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2023-03-24
  • musique

    C'est très élégant

    Project mention: Is there any music player, macOS or iOS, that, when you search for something and play it, it continues playing from the album it's from [versus playing from the search results] | reddit.com/r/musichoarder | 2022-11-08
  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • polkit-dumb-agent

    a polkit agent in 145 lines of code, because polkit is dumb and none of the other agents worked

    Project mention: What packages do you need to gain fuctionality that DEs give you on a WM? | reddit.com/r/archlinux | 2022-04-11

    don't forget: notification daemon: dunst polkit: dumb-polkit display manager: lightdm lock screen: i3lock run prompt: rofi

  • mpz

    Music player for big local collections

    Project mention: Why isn't this music player [G4Music] more popular? UI scales beautifully with the window size... Almost reminds me of Groove Music, but better | reddit.com/r/kde | 2022-12-06

    You can try https://github.com/olegantonyan/mpz/, it doesn't have "traditional" media library, but the filesystem is already a "library" when combined with playlists management, and this is the core idea of the player

  • ColorPicker

    Powerful screen ColorPicker/Chooser application for Linux Desktop (by keshavbhatt)

    Project mention: Linux software list. Discussion and advice welcome! | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2023-02-23
  • kraft

    Kraft helps to handle your daily quotes and invoices in your small business. (by dragotin)

    Project mention: Invoicing and Expenses Management | reddit.com/r/opensource | 2023-01-21

    If it does not have to be one package: Kraft (https://volle-kraft-voraus.de/), NextCloud to collect expenses and Kimai to collect billable hours. It's working for me and really low maintenance.

  • nx-firewall

    Firewall KCM

  • Sonar

    Write Clean C++ Code. Always.. Sonar helps you commit clean C++ code every time. With over 550 unique rules to find C++ bugs, code smells & vulnerabilities, Sonar finds the issues while you focus on the work.

  • detwinner

    Detwinner - duplicate file finder for the Linux desktop

    Project mention: Manjaro partition is running out of space | reddit.com/r/ManjaroLinux | 2022-06-27

    Idk if it’s useful but if you think you could have a lot of duplicate files you can try https://github.com/qarmin/czkawka or https://github.com/neatdecisions/detwinner

  • sticky-mouse-trap

    A simple program for X11 window system that prents the cursor from crossing into another monitor when you do't want it to.

    Project mention: How to enable sticky edges? | reddit.com/r/kde | 2022-06-01

    I made a program just for that: https://github.com/LMauricius/sticky-mouse-trap

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 2023-03-24.

C++ Linux Desktop related posts


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

Project Stars
1 strawberry 1,886
2 musique 96
3 polkit-dumb-agent 71
4 mpz 65
5 ColorPicker 58
6 kraft 38
7 nx-firewall 30
8 detwinner 25
9 sticky-mouse-trap 4
SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives