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Open-source Lua projects categorized as Linux

Top 23 Lua Linux Projects

  • xmake

    🔥 A cross-platform build utility based on Lua

    Project mention: Xmake v2.7.8 released, Improve package virtual environment and build speed | /r/programming | 2023-04-05
  • yoru

    夜 - Yoru | Aesthetic and Beautiful Awesome Environment :first_quarter_moon:

    Project mention: AwesomeWm runs in root but not the normal user | /r/awesomewm | 2023-05-23

    I do think I know the problem, I followed THIS to make it look nicer. But it has not been updated in a bit so things may be broken.

  • 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.

  • the-glorious-dotfiles

    A glorified personal dot files

    Project mention: looking for the best awesomewm config | /r/awesomewm | 2023-01-06
  • awesome-dotfiles

    Dotfiles for awesome people using the awesomewm linux environment (by WillPower3309)

    Project mention: Trying to replicate the set up linked in the comment but getting this result. The screen size seems wrong, can't type in the terminal and the screen highlighted on the bar doesn't always match the screen I'm on. Are these logs I can check or anyone who might know what's wrong here? | /r/awesomewm | 2022-07-17

    Dotfiles here:

  • dotfiles

    The ArchLinux and AwesomeWM configs. 📂 (by saimoomedits)

    Project mention: Having an issue with Manjaro XFCE, trying to follow an Awesome customization guide, but Awesome throws me this error on startup. | /r/ManjaroLinux | 2022-08-30

    I'm following this guide for AWM config:

  • bling

    Utilities for the awesome window manager

    Project mention: Creating custom layout examples | /r/awesomewm | 2023-01-25
  • MPV-EASY-Player

    MPV-EASY Player - An easy to use, modern video player based on mpv (一个基于MPV,易于使用,现代化的视频播放器)

    Project mention: Gradient Color For Seek-bar | /r/mpv | 2023-03-28
  • 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.

  • picolove

    PICO-8 Reimplementation in Love2D. Chat:

    Project mention: Turns are better than radians | | 2022-09-26
  • crylia-theme

    A theme for AwesomeWM

    Project mention: looking for the best awesomewm config | /r/awesomewm | 2023-01-06
  • dotfiles

    My dotfiles: Experimental, ongoing configuration files, development environment and scripts for various Unix-like systems, text-based command-line applications and interfaces. (by kutsan)

  • dotfiles

    🌸 - Personal Dotfiles (by Stardust-kyun)

    Project mention: looking for the best awesomewm config | /r/awesomewm | 2023-01-06
  • dotfiles

    🏡 /.dotfiles | Includes configs for neovim, tmux, zsh, alacrity, kitty, and more | Managed by GNU stow (by numToStr)

    Project mention: ThePrimeagen builds a complete Neovim config from scratch | /r/neovim | 2022-12-16

    I used this one as a reference when I moved to init.lua.

  • safespaces

    3D/VR Desktop built for Arcan

  • nvim

    Structure, documented, super fast neovim configuration. 可能是翻斗花园最好用的 neovim 配置[^1]。 (by Avimitin)

  • dotfiles

    my dotfiles (by sdushantha)

  • dotfiles

    My dotfiles. (by rajshekhar26)

  • Leonis

    A Conky theme pack

    Project mention: Conky Theme With Spotify Support - Regulus-Spotify | /r/linuxprojects | 2023-05-11

    Check out Regulus-Spotify, a cool Conky theme that works on all Linux systems! This theme is based on the Regulus theme (found at and shows useful information like weather, time, date, CPU, RAM, discs, and internet usage. Plus, when you're jamming to your favorite tunes on Spotify, Regulus-Spotify displays the song's name, artist, and cover. To download this awesome Conky theme that displays Spotify song information, check out this project on Github.

  • cozy

    a practical + productive setup (by garado)

    Project mention: Awesome WM customizer/configurator | /r/awesomewm | 2023-02-20

    u/BaigGam3rss I still have some work to do to make my own widgets but you probably start with the documentation [1][2]. And then look at some other projects that use Awesome API to build widgets (ex: [3][4][5][6][7]).

  • pipeworld

    Dataflow 'spreadsheet' desktop environment

    Project mention: My little Frankenstein: Fully working i3 on WSL2 (config in comments) | /r/bashonubuntuonwindows | 2022-12-07

    Nice one. A while ago I managed to get Pipeworld to work on WSL2 Void Linux using WSLg (because it worked with Wayland but not with Xorg then; I don't know if it changed later) but I was unable to use the Win key as a modifier key in there.

  • dotfiles

    My personal dotfiles for most of the programs I use on a daily basis. (by potamides)

    Project mention: looking for the best awesomewm config | /r/awesomewm | 2023-01-06
  • dotfiles

    🐈 Catppuccin Themed bspwm dotfiles (by tsjazil)

    Project mention: Help me to install a rice, please :) | /r/xfce | 2023-04-07

    I want to install this rice , but I'm not an expert and it's the first time that i try. So i google it but there isn't a real guide. I mean that I have to install polybar, rofy, ecc... firstly, copy the .config files into my .config in home directory. and after ?

  • awesome-setup

    My awesome config files

    Project mention: Does anyone know how to build widget like this with EWW? | /r/hyprland | 2023-05-23
  • developer-workstation-setup-script

    Post-install script for Fedora and RHEL 9 clones to create your ultimate development environment

    Project mention: Developer Workstation Setup Script v4.1 is released, Fedora 38 and el9 compatible, now with added Ansible! | /r/Fedora | 2023-05-12

    Welcome to your new ultimate development environment! The Developer Workstation Setup Script

  • SaaSHub

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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 2023-05-23.

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

Project Stars
1 xmake 7,134
2 yoru 2,876
3 the-glorious-dotfiles 2,298
4 awesome-dotfiles 985
5 dotfiles 890
6 bling 754
7 MPV-EASY-Player 749
8 picolove 658
9 crylia-theme 411
10 dotfiles 320
11 dotfiles 316
12 dotfiles 274
13 safespaces 264
14 nvim 242
15 dotfiles 212
16 dotfiles 176
17 Leonis 159
18 cozy 136
19 pipeworld 120
20 dotfiles 119
21 dotfiles 112
22 awesome-setup 112
23 developer-workstation-setup-script 96
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