Trending Perl Projects

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

  • lists_vpn

    Lists of VPN providers (atomatically updated)

  • stixfonts

    OpenType Unicode fonts for Scientific, Technical, and Mathematical texts

  • Perl-Dist-Strawberry

    Tooling to build and package releases for Perl on Windows.

  • glpi-agent

    GLPI Agent

  • dejavu-fonts

  • mirdeep2

    Discovering known and novel miRNAs from small RNA sequencing data

  • xmltv

    Utilities to obtain, generate, and post-process TV listings data in XMLTV format

  • vcf2maf

    Convert a VCF into a MAF, where each variant is annotated to only one of all possible gene isoforms


    BRAKER is a pipeline for fully automated prediction of protein coding gene structures with GeneMark-ES/ET/EP/ETP and AUGUSTUS in novel eukaryotic genomes

  • hydra

    Hydra, the Nix-based continuous build system (by NixOS)

  • LedgerSMB

    Double-entry accounting & ERP for the web

  • exiftool

    ExifTool meta information reader/writer

  • ocpi

    The Open Charge Point Interface (OCPI) allows for a scalable, automated roaming setup between Charge Point Operators and e-Mobility Service Providers. It supports authorisation, charge point information exchange (incl transaction events), charge detail record exchange and finally, the exchange of smart-charging commands between parties.

  • Znuny

    Znuny/Znuny LTS is a fork of the ((OTRS)) Community Edition, one of the most flexible web-based ticketing systems used for Customer Service, Help Desk, IT Service Management.

  • qwerty-fr

    Qwerty keyboard layout with French accents

  • AGAT

    Another Gtf/Gff Analysis Toolkit

  • pg_stat_monitor

    Query Performance Monitoring Tool for PostgreSQL

  • slimserver

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

  • Request Tracker

    Request Tracker, an enterprise-grade issue tracking system

  • otobo

    OTOBO is one of the most flexible web-based ticketing systems used for Customer Service, Help Desk, IT Service Management.

  • df-structures

    Dwarf Fortress data structure descriptions

  • ravada

    Remote Virtual Desktops Manager

  • SpamAssassin

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

  • papers

    ISO/IEC JTC1 SC22 WG21 paper scheduling and management (by cplusplus)

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • convos

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

  • enum4linux

    enum4Linux is a Linux alternative to enum.exe for enumerating data from Windows and Samba hosts

  • shutter

    Screenshot tool for Linux

  • the-bastion

    Authentication, authorization, traceability and auditability for SSH accesses.

  • repo-info

    Extended information (especially license and layer details) about the published Official Images

  • Perl-Critic

    The leading static analyzer for Perl. Configurable, extensible, powerful.

  • Bugzilla

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

  • get_iplayer

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

  • ModSecurity-nginx

    ModSecurity v3 Nginx Connector

  • netdisco

    A web-based network management tool.

  • musicbrainz-server

    Server for the MusicBrainz project (website, API, database tools)

  • openQA

    openQA web-frontend, scheduler and tools.

  • lm-sensors

    lm-sensors repository

  • 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

  • distro

    START HERE! This is the Foswiki project "Distribution". It is a monolith repository with the core + default extensions.

  • awesome-perl

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

  • ack3

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

  • trinityrnaseq

    Trinity RNA-Seq de novo transcriptome assembly

  • dockside

    Dockside is a tool for provisioning lightweight access-controlled IDEs, staging environments and sandboxes - aka 'devtainers' - on local machine, on-premises raw metal or VM, or in the cloud

  • address-formatting

    templates to format geographic addresses

  • icons

    Source files for the custom icon-font used by the File-Icons package. (by file-icons)

  • sqlserver2pgsql

    Migration tool to convert a Microsoft SQL Server Database into a PostgreSQL database, as automatically as possible

  • evilgrade

    Evilgrade is a modular framework that allows the user to take advantage of poor upgrade implementations by injecting fake updates.

  • obs-build

    OBS build script, can be used with OBS or stand alone

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 lists_vpn 8.2%
2 stixfonts 4.8%
3 Perl-Dist-Strawberry 3.7%
4 glpi-agent 3.4%
5 dejavu-fonts 3.2%
6 mirdeep2 3.2%
7 xmltv 2.9%
8 vcf2maf 2.9%
9 BRAKER 2.6%
10 hydra 2.5%
11 LedgerSMB 2.5%
12 exiftool 2.4%
13 ocpi 2.3%
14 Znuny 2.1%
15 qwerty-fr 2.1%
16 AGAT 2.1%
17 pg_stat_monitor 2.0%
18 slimserver 1.9%
19 Request Tracker 1.9%
20 otobo 1.8%
21 df-structures 1.8%
22 ravada 1.7%
23 SpamAssassin 1.5%
24 papers 1.4%
25 packetfence 1.3%
26 Koha 1.3%
27 convos 1.3%
28 enum4linux 1.3%
29 shutter 1.3%
30 the-bastion 1.2%
31 repo-info 1.2%
32 Perl-Critic 1.2%
33 Bugzilla 1.1%
34 get_iplayer 1.1%
35 ModSecurity-nginx 1.1%
36 netdisco 1.0%
37 musicbrainz-server 1.0%
38 openQA 1.0%
39 lm-sensors 1.0%
40 ImapSync 1.0%
41 distro 0.9%
42 awesome-perl 0.9%
43 ack3 0.9%
44 trinityrnaseq 0.9%
45 dockside 0.8%
46 address-formatting 0.8%
47 icons 0.8%
48 sqlserver2pgsql 0.8%
49 evilgrade 0.8%
50 obs-build 0.8%