Nix Direnv

Open-source Nix projects categorized as Direnv Edit details

Top 4 Nix Direnv Projects

  • devshell

    Per project developer environments

    Project mention: Nim packages stats | | 2022-05-27

    But take a look at devshell is like the NixOS/HomeManager of your (any language) project. I over abused it to create YAML files and to use Nim as script

  • direnv-nix-lorelei

    Alternative Nix extension of Direnv

    Project mention: About using Nix in my development workflow | | 2022-07-20

    I've _tried_ going down this route a couple times, with mixed success. Thus far the best experience has been with [lorelei](, which does a decent job making Nix and Direnv play nice and being relatively transparent and forgettable once set up.

    Still feels like I don't know what's going on under Nix's hood, though. That syntax...

  • SonarLint

    Clean code begins in your IDE with SonarLint. Up your coding game and discover issues early. SonarLint is a free plugin that helps you find & fix bugs and security issues from the moment you start writing code. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • template-nix

    The nix template, configured for Gitpod ( to give you pre-built, nix based ephemeral development environments in the cloud.

    Project mention: Building with Nix on Replit | | 2021-10-02
  • template-nixos

    The NixOS template, configured for Gitpod ( to give you pre-built, nix based ephemeral operating system environments in the cloud.

    Project mention: How to code, build, and deploy from an iPad using Gitlab and Gitpod | | 2022-04-18

    Geoff here from Gitpod. Compsci is an area where Gitpod really shines because it enables you to share whatever you are hacking on without subjecting who you are sharing it with, with the burden of installing dependencies.

    Thus, yes, indeed Haskell and SBCL or anything works exceptionally well. Here’s NixOS running on Gitpod btw

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 2022-07-20.

Nix Direnv related posts


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

Project Stars
1 devshell 553
2 direnv-nix-lorelei 27
3 template-nix 17
4 template-nixos 17
Find remote jobs at our new job board There is 0 new remote jobs listed recently.
Are you hiring? Post a new remote job listing for free.
SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives