Trending Nix Projects

This page lists the top trending Nix projects based on the growth of GitHub stars.
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Top 50 Trending Nix Projects

  • nixvim

    Configure Neovim with Nix! [maintainer=@pta2002, @traxys, @GaetanLepage]

  • lib

    Unified configuration for systems, packages, modules, shells, templates, and more with Nix Flakes. (by snowfallorg)

  • nixos-images

    Automatically build (netboot) images for NixOS [maintainer=@Mic92]

  • Jovian-NixOS

    Discussions: https://matrix.to/#/#Jovian-Experiments:matrix.org

  • disko

    Declarative disk partitioning and formatting using nix [maintainer=@Lassulus]

  • dev-templates

    Dev environments for numerous languages based on Nix flakes [maintainer=@lucperkins]

  • nix-index-database

    Weekly updated nix-index database [maintainer=@Mic92]

  • srvos

    NixOS profiles for servers [maintainer=@numtide]

  • NixOS-WSL

    NixOS on WSL(2) [maintainer=@nzbr]

  • flake-parts

    ❄️ Simplify Nix Flakes with the module system

  • nixpkgs-python

    All Python versions, kept up-to-date on hourly basis using Nix.

  • flake

    A Nix flake for many AI projects

  • gomod2nix

    Convert applications using Go modules to Nix expressions [maintainer=@adisbladis]

  • nix-direnv

    A fast, persistent use_nix/use_flake implementation for direnv [maintainer=@Mic92 / @bbenne10]

  • arion-compose

    Run docker-compose with help from Nix/NixOS

  • nixpak

    Runtime sandboxing for Nix

  • impermanence

    Modules to help you handle persistent state on systems with ephemeral root storage [maintainer=@talyz]

  • docker-nixpkgs

    docker images from nixpkgs [maintainer=@zimbatm]

  • haumea

    Filesystem-based module system for Nix [maintainer=@figsoda]

  • templates

    Flake templates (by NixOS)

  • RedNix

    Hackable NixOS container

  • treefmt-nix

    treefmt nix configuration

  • nixos-vscode-server

    Visual Studio Code Server support in NixOS

  • poetry2nix

    Convert poetry projects to nix automagically [maintainer=@adisbladis]

  • devshell

    Per project developer environments

  • krops

    Mirror of https://cgit.krebsco.de/krops/about/ (PRs / issues accepted, as can be seen by not having them disabled)

  • std

    A DevOps framework for the SDLC with the power of Nix and Flakes. Good for keeping deadlines!

  • fenix

    Rust toolchains and rust-analyzer nightly for Nix [maintainer=@figsoda] (by figsoda)

  • flake-utils

    Pure Nix flake utility functions [maintainer=@zimbatm]

  • npmlock2nix

    nixify npm based packages [maintainer=@andir]

  • dream2nix

    Simplified nix packaging for various programming language ecosystems [maintainer=@DavHau]

  • robotnix

    Build Android (AOSP) using Nix [maintainer=@danielfullmer,@Atemu]

  • nixos-hardware

    A collection of NixOS modules covering hardware quirks.

  • nixos-generators

    Collection of image builders [maintainer=@Lassulus]

  • nix-bitcoin

    A collection of Nix packages and NixOS modules for easily installing full-featured Bitcoin nodes with an emphasis on security.

  • cargo2nix

    Granular caching, development shell, Nix & Rust integration

  • musnix

    Real-time audio in NixOS

  • nixGL

    A wrapper tool for nix OpenGL application [maintainer=@guibou]

  • typelevel-nix

    Development tools for Typelevel projects

  • devenv

    Fast, Declarative, Reproducible, and Composable Developer Environments

  • Home Manager using Nix

    Manage a user environment using Nix [maintainer=@rycee]

  • nixpkgs

    Nix Packages collection & NixOS

  • jupyenv

    Declarative and reproducible Jupyter environments - powered by Nix

  • nixpkgs-wayland

    Automated, pre-built packages for Wayland (sway/wlroots) tools for NixOS. [maintainers=@colemickens, @Artturin]

  • terranix

    terranix is a terraform.json generator with a nix-like feeling

  • infra

    NixOS configurations for nixos.org and its servers (by NixOS)

  • pre-commit-hooks.nix

    Seamless integration of https://pre-commit.com git hooks with Nix.

  • naersk

    Build Rust projects in Nix - no configuration, no code generation, no IFD, sandbox friendly. [maintainer=@AxelSilverdew]

  • RedNixOS

    NixOS-based 'distro' for cybersecurity enthusiasts

ABOUT: The growth percentage is calculated as the increase in the number of stars compared to the previous month. We list only projects that have at least 500 stars and a GitHub organization logo set.

Index

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

Project Growth
1 nixvim 26.1%
2 lib 18.3%
3 nixos-images 17.4%
4 Jovian-NixOS 15.0%
5 disko 14.2%
6 dev-templates 13.4%
7 nix-index-database 10.5%
8 srvos 10.4%
9 NixOS-WSL 9.1%
10 flake-parts 8.7%
11 nixpkgs-python 8.6%
12 flake 8.3%
13 gomod2nix 8.3%
14 nix-direnv 8.2%
15 arion-compose 8.1%
16 nixpak 7.9%
17 impermanence 7.7%
18 docker-nixpkgs 7.4%
19 haumea 7.0%
20 templates 6.7%
21 RedNix 6.6%
22 treefmt-nix 6.6%
23 nixos-vscode-server 6.4%
24 poetry2nix 6.2%
25 devshell 6.1%
26 krops 5.9%
27 std 5.9%
28 fenix 5.8%
29 flake-utils 5.8%
30 npmlock2nix 5.7%
31 dream2nix 5.7%
32 robotnix 5.5%
33 nixos-hardware 5.4%
34 nixos-generators 5.4%
35 nix-bitcoin 5.3%
36 cargo2nix 5.2%
37 musnix 5.0%
38 nixGL 4.8%
39 typelevel-nix 4.8%
40 devenv 4.8%
41 Home Manager using Nix 4.7%
42 nixpkgs 4.4%
43 jupyenv 4.4%
44 nixpkgs-wayland 4.3%
45 terranix 4.1%
46 infra 4.1%
47 pre-commit-hooks.nix 3.9%
48 naersk 3.7%
49 cardano-token-registry 3.7%
50 RedNixOS 3.7%