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Top 23 JavaScript Linux Projects

  • GitHub repo node

    Node.js JavaScript runtime :sparkles::turtle::rocket::sparkles:

    Project mention: How to Create a React App with Storybook | | 2022-01-20

    Node 14

  • GitHub repo Atom

    :atom: The hackable text editor

    Project mention: Top 10 IDEs for React.js Developers in 2021 | | 2022-01-20

    3. Atom

  • 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.

  • GitHub repo Motrix

    A full-featured download manager.

    Project mention: Looking for a Bittorrent client that uses modern Windows design | | 2022-01-19
  • GitHub repo marktext

    📝A simple and elegant markdown editor, available for Linux, macOS and Windows.

    Project mention: This is the way I like to setup Windows 10 ! This list contain free useful apps for anyone who use Windows ! | | 2022-01-13

    Marktext is a good markdown editor.

  • GitHub repo N1

    :love_letter: An extensible desktop mail app built on the modern web. Forks welcome!

    Project mention: Fed up with the Mac, I spent six months with a Linux laptop | | 2021-04-02

    > - Finding a mail client I don't hate on linux is tricky. I've never been able to get on with the console clients, and I actually quite like Mac Mail. Thunderbird is kinda okay.

    If you're not a mailing list based developer, I would recommend Nylas Mail, which is both snappy any polished.

  • GitHub repo Boostnote

    This repository is outdated and new Boost Note app is available! We've launched a new Boost Note app which supports real-time collaborative writing.

    Project mention: Where is the insert date shortcut? | | 2021-06-20

    Also, if this is a feature request, you can open one here for boost note next:, or for old boost (legacy) note:

  • GitHub repo brave-browser

    Next generation Brave browser for Android, Linux, macOS, Windows.

    Project mention: One year with Brave - A Review and Critique | | 2022-01-18

    You can suggest Brave team by either going onto community or on github page.

  • SonarQube

    Static code analysis for 29 languages.. Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free.

  • GitHub repo Dash

    A beautiful web dashboard for Linux

    Project mention: What software with web interface do you use? What can you recommend? (Gimmicky or useful software) | | 2021-09-20

    Linux Dash

  • GitHub repo spicetify-cli

    Commandline tool to customize Spotify client. Supports Windows, MacOS and Linux.

    Project mention: Finally found a way to remove duplicates from playlists and liked songs! Also a much better shuffle. | | 2022-01-13

    And for anyone who deeply hates the shuffle algorithm, there is a solution for that as well. It's called Spicetify. It can be used to also theme your Spotify and add multiple features, you can find all the info in the GitHub about it. But as a tldr:

  • GitHub repo webtorrent-desktop

    ❤️ Streaming torrent app for Mac, Windows, and Linux

    Project mention: Looking for a Bittorrent client that uses modern Windows design | | 2022-01-19
  • GitHub repo ChakraCore

    ChakraCore is an open source Javascript engine with a C API.

    Project mention: Enumerating and analyzing 40 non-V8 JavaScript implementations | | 2021-09-22

    I am astonished at the omission of ChakraCore, open sourced by Microsoft but sadly abandoned by them after they switched Edge to Chromium: But it looks like it’s still chugging along as a community effort rather than being completely abandoned.

  • GitHub repo TiddlyWiki

    A self-contained JavaScript wiki for the browser, Node.js, AWS Lambda etc.

    Project mention: A tour to my Zettelkasten note clusters | | 2022-01-19

    I mentioned this in another comment, but you should check out tiddlywiki[0] with the mind map plugin[1]


  • GitHub repo community-edition

    Free and Open Source messaging and emailing app that combines common web applications into one.

    Project mention: Documentation for Custom code | | 2021-10-20

    The only thing i can find is this very very short example

  • GitHub repo nodegit

    Native Node bindings to Git.

  • GitHub repo desktop

    an enhancer/customiser for the all-in-one productivity workspace (app) (by notion-enhancer)

    Project mention: Notion-app AUR | | 2021-12-14
  • GitHub repo stretchly

    The break time reminder app

    Project mention: Desktop app to remind about breaks? | | 2022-01-10

    stretchly. try it, it's simple and light here also from github

  • GitHub repo dash-to-dock

    A dock for the Gnome Shell. This extension moves the dash out of the overview transforming it in a dock for an easier launching of applications and a faster switching between windows and desktops.

    Project mention: Ask HN: What's your Linux window manager and/or desktop environment? | | 2021-12-07

    - Dash to Dock:

  • GitHub repo WikiSuite

    An HTML5 management interface for KVM guests

    Project mention: Is there anything 'simpler' to use than Proxmox that is also open source? | | 2021-12-17

    Before proxmox I was using kimchi:

  • GitHub repo ytmdesktop

    A Desktop App for YouTube Music

    Project mention: Windows 10 program that controls the volume of a single application with shortcuts | | 2022-01-19

    Looking for a Windows 10 program that can control the volume of a single application with shortcuts. Also wanting it to work with the YouTube Music Desktop App. Found a stack overflow question that used AHK but it ended up not working with chrome or the YTM Desktop App for me due to the error mentioned. If there is a completely different program that can do what I'm looking for, or a fix please let me know. Thanks

  • GitHub repo Sabaki

    An elegant Go board and SGF editor for a more civilized age.

    Project mention: DeepMind's Player of Games, a general-purpose game algorithm | | 2021-12-07

    You can also just download pre-trained models. Get those set up and then install Sabaki ( and connect it to your KataGo... instant (ok, a few hours probably if it's your first time setting it up) superhuman Go AI. There's even an npm package you can use to process SGF files and automatically score moves as good/questionable/bad + generate variations that were better choices:

  • GitHub repo notepadqq

    A simple, general-purpose editor for Linux

    Project mention: Linux Notepad++ equivalent | | 2022-01-08

    Notepadqq as mentioned. Its the same like Notepad++

  • GitHub repo cncjs

    A web-based interface for CNC milling controller running Grbl, Marlin, Smoothieware, or TinyG.

    Project mention: Going Commando | | 2021-10-31

    It seems like every day I discover motion controls that I've never heard of before, and I'm genuinely curious what's out there that would be appropriate for a machine like the Avid. It might be a benchtop machine but it's quite robust and probably more rigid than the full size routers.

  • GitHub repo spoof

    Easily spoof your MAC address in macOS, Windows, & Linux!

    Project mention: Change your Mac address with a shell script | | 2021-02-07

    I use this software.

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 2022-01-20.

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

Project Stars
1 node 84,489
2 Atom 56,620
3 Motrix 29,767
4 marktext 27,919
5 N1 24,649
6 Boostnote 17,381
7 brave-browser 11,854
8 Dash 9,836
9 spicetify-cli 9,578
10 webtorrent-desktop 8,645
11 ChakraCore 8,616
12 TiddlyWiki 6,501
13 community-edition 6,197
14 nodegit 5,062
15 desktop 3,294
16 stretchly 3,024
17 dash-to-dock 2,962
18 WikiSuite 2,786
19 ytmdesktop 1,959
20 Sabaki 1,785
21 notepadqq 1,750
22 cncjs 1,683
23 spoof 1,530
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