Trending Perl Projects

This page lists the top trending projects based on the growth of GitHub stars.
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Top 45 Trending Perl Projects

  • GitHub repo exiftool

    ExifTool meta information reader/writer

  • GitHub repo papers

    ISO/IEC JTC1 SC22 WG21 paper scheduling and management

  • GitHub repo coreruleset

    OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set (Official Repository)

  • GitHub repo wireguard-vyatta-ubnt

    WireGuard for Ubiquiti Devices

  • GitHub repo ddclient

    This is the new home for ddclient. Ddclient is a Perl client used to update dynamic DNS entries for accounts on 'Dynamic DNS Network Services' free DNS service. It currently supports a lot of different routers and a few different services.

  • GitHub repo lm-sensors

    lm-sensors repository

  • GitHub repo LedgerSMB

    Repository for the LedgerSMB project -- web app for accounting & ERP

  • GitHub repo perl5

    🐫 The Perl programming language

  • GitHub repo ack3

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

  • GitHub repo convos

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

  • GitHub repo minion

    :octopus: Perl job queue

  • GitHub repo Munin

    Main repository for munin master / node / plugins

  • GitHub repo openQA

    openQA web-frontend, scheduler and tools.

  • GitHub repo packetfence

    PacketFence is a fully supported, trusted, Free and Open Source network access control (NAC) solution. Boasting an impressive feature set including a captive-portal for registration and remediation, centralized wired and wireless management, powerful BYOD management options, 802.1X support, layer-2 isolation of problematic devices; PacketFence can be used to effectively secure networks small to very large heterogeneous networks.

  • 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

  • GitHub repo awesome-perl

    A curated list of awesome Perl frameworks and libraries. Come on Pull Requests!

  • GitHub repo the-bastion

    Authentication, authorization, traceability and auditability for SSH accesses.

  • GitHub repo slimserver

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

  • GitHub repo Bugzilla

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

  • GitHub repo Rsnapshot

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

  • GitHub repo rcm

    rc file (dotfile) management

  • GitHub repo autodl-irssi

    A community-driven fork of autodl-irssi

  • GitHub repo Atomia DNS

    Atomia DNS

  • GitHub repo asbru-cm

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

  • GitHub repo get_iplayer

    A utility for downloading TV and radio programmes from BBC iPlayer and BBC Sounds

  • GitHub repo Backuppc

    BackupPC is a high-performance, enterprise-grade system for backing up to a server's disk.

  • GitHub repo Octopussy

    Octopussy - Open Source Log Management Solution

  • GitHub repo Request Tracker

    Request Tracker, an enterprise-grade issue tracking system

  • GitHub repo metacpan-web

    Web interface for MetaCPAN

  • GitHub repo openresty-systemtap-toolkit

    Real-time analysis and diagnostics tools for OpenResty (including NGINX, LuaJIT, ngx_lua, and more) based on SystemTap

  • GitHub repo trinityrnaseq

    Trinity RNA-Seq de novo transcriptome assembly

  • GitHub repo TransDecoder

    TransDecoder source

  • GitHub repo diff-so-fancy

    Good-lookin' diffs. Actually… nah… The best-lookin' diffs. :tada:

  • GitHub repo Koha

    Koha is a free software integrated library system (ILS). Koha is distributed under the GNU GPL version 3 or later. ***Note: this is a synced mirror of the official Koha repo. Note: This project uses its own bug tracker, see to report a bug or submit a patch.

  • GitHub repo SpamAssassin

    Read-only mirror of Apache SpamAssassin. Submit patches to Do not send pull requests

  • GitHub repo ModSecurity-nginx

    ModSecurity v3 Nginx Connector

  • GitHub repo mojo

    :sparkles: Mojolicious - Perl real-time web framework

  • GitHub repo apt-mirror

    Official apt-mirror source.

  • GitHub repo (R)?ex

    Rex, the friendly automation framework

  • GitHub repo Perl-Critic

    The leading static analyzer for Perl. Configurable, extensible, powerful. (by Perl-Critic)

  • GitHub repo johnny-deps

    Barebones dependency manager for Go.

  • GitHub repo oysttyer

    An interactive console text-based command-line Twitter client written in Perl

  • GitHub repo jmap-perl

    JMAP Proxy implemented in Perl

  • GitHub repo MogileFS

  • GitHub repo Git-Mediawiki

    Gate between Git and Mediawiki

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.


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

Project Growth
1 exiftool 7.7%
2 papers 6.6%
3 coreruleset 5.6%
4 wireguard-vyatta-ubnt 4.7%
5 ddclient 4.4%
6 lm-sensors 4.0%
7 LedgerSMB 3.4%
8 perl5 3.0%
9 ack3 2.8%
10 convos 2.3%
11 minion 2.2%
12 Munin 2.2%
13 openQA 2.0%
14 packetfence 1.9%
15 ImapSync 1.9%
16 awesome-perl 1.8%
17 the-bastion 1.7%
18 slimserver 1.7%
19 Bugzilla 1.6%
20 Rsnapshot 1.4%
21 rcm 1.4%
22 autodl-irssi 1.2%
23 Atomia DNS 1.2%
24 asbru-cm 1.1%
25 get_iplayer 1.1%
26 Backuppc 1.0%
27 Octopussy 0.9%
28 Request Tracker 0.9%
29 metacpan-web 0.8%
30 openresty-systemtap-toolkit 0.8%
31 trinityrnaseq 0.7%
32 TransDecoder 0.7%
33 diff-so-fancy 0.6%
34 Koha 0.5%
35 SpamAssassin 0.5%
36 ModSecurity-nginx 0.5%
37 mojo 0.4%
38 apt-mirror 0.3%
39 (R)?ex 0.3%
40 Perl-Critic 0.0%
41 johnny-deps 0.0%
42 oysttyer 0.0%
43 jmap-perl 0.0%
44 MogileFS 0.0%
45 Git-Mediawiki 0.0%