Go Sysadmin

Open-source Go projects categorized as Sysadmin Edit details

Top 5 Go Sysadmin Projects

  • gomplate

    A flexible commandline tool for template rendering. Supports lots of local and remote datasources.

    Project mention: Show HN: gq – like jq or zq, but you use Go | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-04-27

    this tool may interest the same audience: https://github.com/hairyhenderson/gomplate

    I find it especially handy for poc-ing helm snippets, although regrettably they don't have the same "standard library" of functions

  • OliveTin

    OliveTin gives safe and simple access to predefined shell commands from a web interface.

    Project mention: remote script execution | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2022-06-15
  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • joincap

    Merge multiple pcap files together, gracefully.

  • sysbox

    sysadmin/scripting utilities, distributed as a single binary (by skx)

    Project mention: sysbox: sysadmin/scripting utilities, distributed as a single binary | reddit.com/r/CKsTechNews | 2022-06-02
  • marionette

    Something like puppet, for the localhost only. (by skx)

    Project mention: Why are there no descent Go or Rust alternatived to Ansible? | news.ycombinator.com | 2022-02-03

    I wrote a simple tool, which is modeled after puppet in terms of syntax. It was mostly an experiment to see what minimum required features are enough to provide something useful - and I settled on a few primitives such as creating files, installing packages, and running commands.

    Despite the minimalism it turned out to be more useful than expected:


    I added extra things, such as the ability to pull docker containers, and clone git repositories, and despite being single-host I'm using it to setup several virtual machines.

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 2022-06-15.

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Project Stars
1 gomplate 1,776
2 OliveTin 673
3 joincap 174
4 sysbox 157
5 marionette 53
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