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Top 23 Perl Perl Projects

  • GitHub repo mojo

    :sparkles: Mojolicious - Perl real-time web framework

    Project mention: Yancy: The Next Model | | 2021-09-06

    Yancy is a content management system and application framework for the Mojolicious web framework. For the last year, I've been using it to develop Zapp, my workflow automation webapp. Over that time, it became harder and harder to organize all the code needed to manipulate Zapp's data. To solve this problem, I wrote Yancy::Model.

  • GitHub repo Rsnapshot

    a tool for backing up your data using rsync (if you want to get help, use

    Project mention: Simplest possible snapshot-style backups using rsync | | 2021-08-30

    See also:

  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo ImapSync

    Imapsync is an IMAP transfers tool. The purpose of imapsync is to migrate IMAP accounts or to backup IMAP accounts. IMAP is one of the three current standard protocols to access mailboxes, the two others are POP3 and HTTP with webmails, webmails are often tied to an IMAP server. Upstream website is

    Project mention: 3rd party software to export mail from network solutions | | 2021-09-17
  • GitHub repo Munin

    Main repository for munin master / node / plugins

    Project mention: PiHole's Chronometer display blinks every 5 or 6 seconds as screen rewrites | | 2021-08-23

    If you're looking for a more general monitoring system that can also monitor Pi-hole, you could consider looking at Munin.

  • GitHub repo perl5

    🐫 The Perl programming language

    Project mention: How to build a search engine with Ruby on Rails | | 2021-09-16

    Even Perl is still alive, even in a healthier state than I would have thought.

  • GitHub repo nipe

    An engine to make Tor network your default gateway

    Project mention: nipe VS Torlin - a user suggested alternative | | 2021-09-07
  • GitHub repo exiftool

    ExifTool meta information reader/writer

    Project mention: Properties dialog of an image shows and "Image Date Time" in the details tab but the Created attribute in the General tab is blank | | 2021-09-18

    The Image Date Time comes from the image meta data as far as I know... something like exiftool should allows you to see and modify it.

  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo youtube-viewer

    Lightweight YouTube client for Linux

    Project mention: Easiest way to install older versions of mpv? | | 2021-07-04

    Why not updating to something else?

  • GitHub repo convos

    Convos :busts_in_silhouette: is the simplest way to use IRC in your browser

    Project mention: Truly unified inbox – BlackBerry got it right and nobody has since | | 2021-04-29
  • GitHub repo inxi

    inxi is a full featured CLI system information tool. It is available in most Linux distribution repositories, and does its best to support the BSDs.

    Project mention: Perl 2020 retrospective | | 2021-08-23

    Do you know inxi ?

  • GitHub repo trizen

    Lightweight AUR Package Manager

    Project mention: Input audio delay in zoom but not in obs | | 2021-06-25

    As a side note, I use the trizen AUR helper program to install AUR packages because one of it's nice features over yay, etc, is that it by default shows the content of the PKGBUILD and any other files (patches etc) for an AUR package, so you can see or edit them before installing a package.

  • GitHub repo slimserver

    Server for Logitech Squeezebox players. This server is also called Logitech Media Server

    Project mention: Are there any headless music clients that can be remote controlled? | | 2021-08-26
  • GitHub repo asbru-cm

    Ásbrú Connection Manager is a user interface that helps organizing remote terminal sessions and automating repetitive tasks.

    Project mention: Linux terminal that record sequence of commands | | 2021-06-08
  • GitHub repo (R)?ex

    Rex, the friendly automation framework

    Project mention: CPAN Release of TooMuchCode 0.17 | | 2021-09-20

    Thanks to @ferki from project Rex!

  • GitHub repo Request Tracker

    Request Tracker, an enterprise-grade issue tracking system

  • GitHub repo altium2kicad

    Altium to KiCad converter for PCB and schematics

    Project mention: Conversion To Kicad | | 2021-03-03
  • GitHub repo Bugzilla

    Official repository for the Bugzilla bug tracking system. Report bugs to . Main website:

    Project mention: Why does KDE have bug tracking in and not | | 2021-06-17

    It says "next generation bugzilla". Are Bugzilla developers doing a big redesign? or rewrite? or what? Why is it "next generation" and in a separate repository to

  • GitHub repo Perlito

    "Perlito" Perl programming language compiler

    Project mention: Raku: other implementations, archeology and glorious details | | 2021-08-19

    The Perlito project is led by Flavio S. Glock. The Perlito project actually contains multiple compilers for multiple languages ​​in multiple languages ​​targeting various back‑ends:

  • GitHub repo defects4j

    A Database of Real Faults and an Experimental Infrastructure to Enable Controlled Experiments in Software Engineering Research

    Project mention: Facebook’s attempts to improve mutation testing | | 2021-08-25

    Defects4J, a collection of bugs extracted from popular OSS Java projects;

  • GitHub repo ack3

    ack is a grep-like search tool optimized for source code.

    Project mention: FZF find word without Rg and Ag | | 2021-03-08
  • GitHub repo Thruk

    Thruk is a multibackend monitoring webinterface for Naemon, Nagios, Icinga and Shinken using the Livestatus API.

    Project mention: Linux is dead, long-live Docker monoculture | | 2021-08-22

    Fast forward 12 years and I have Icinga2 collectors in each datacenter using check_by_ssh to run check_systemd, all front-ended by Thruk. The TIG stack is something on my list of things to look into at some point, but with Dynatrace available to do all the fancy application monitoring, there's no rush.

  • GitHub repo pulledpork

    Pulled Pork for Snort and Suricata rule management (from Google code)

    Project mention: Getting a lot of BF attempts on my server, any tips/ways to cut this out? | | 2021-07-03

    Snort on the other hand is a real full-featured IPS and much more powerful. Using them together can offload the processing work Snort needs to do though. You can use something like pulledpork to automatically update various rulesets for Snort as well (community, Talos (Cisco), etc.). Snort is also a big part of Cisco's FirePower firewalls.

  • GitHub repo needrestart

    Restart daemons after library updates.

    Project mention: Does one need to stop/start services before or after upgrading? | | 2021-06-19

    You should have a look at needrestart (.deb page). Here's the github page.

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 2021-09-20.


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

Project Stars
1 mojo 2,284
2 Rsnapshot 2,244
3 ImapSync 2,116
4 Munin 1,565
5 perl5 1,175
6 nipe 1,152
7 exiftool 1,086
8 youtube-viewer 873
9 convos 835
10 inxi 756
11 trizen 709
12 slimserver 685
13 asbru-cm 668
14 (R)?ex 663
15 Request Tracker 609
16 altium2kicad 551
17 Bugzilla 407
18 Perlito 400
19 defects4j 386
20 ack3 385
21 Thruk 362
22 pulledpork 357
23 needrestart 261
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