Shell GUI

Open-source Shell projects categorized as GUI

Top 14 Shell GUI Projects

  • x11docker

    Run GUI applications and desktops in docker and podman containers. Focus on security.

    Project mention: [Linuxserver/Calibre] Multiple error log messages: <dbus-core: error connecting to system bus> | | 2023-02-27

    I managed to “fix” the error log messages by following this guide:

  • pi-apps

    Raspberry Pi App Store for Open Source Projects

    Project mention: I try to install Minecraft Pi but it gives me this error, why it isn't available? (I'm a noobie) | | 2022-12-20


  • 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.

  • zoonavigator

    Web-based ZooKeeper UI / editor / browser

  • termux-desktop-xfce

    Set up a beautiful xfce desktop in termux

  • fimage

    Portable Fuchsia Emulator

    Project mention: Fimage 220630 | | 2022-07-01

    Today marks the day of another Fimage release. Workstation build has been updated on June 30th. Workstation now includes a login screen at boot and the system now includes a full Chromium browser. As usual if you need help getting started, the documentation has you covered, and you can get hold of the new release here.

  • DelphiFMX4Python

    Python GUI module powered by Delphi's FireMonkey framework. Supporting Windows, MacOS, Linux, and Android GUI development.

    Project mention: Build Rich GUI Apps In Python With Aid From Delphi | | 2023-01-17

    Don't take the "freely distributable" comments from the author for granted. Always read the LICENSE instead.

  • gow

    GOW - stream games (and GUI) over Docker (by games-on-whales)

    Project mention: EmulationStation Docker Server | | 2023-02-26

    Games on Whales is probably what you're looking for.

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • cb

    📋 Universal command-line clipboard with automatic copy and paste detection. Eg, `cb|sort|cb`.

    Project mention: What "nice-to-have" CLI tools do you know? | | 2023-02-14
  • ruptime

    poor man’s ruptime

    Project mention: Detached Performance Monitoring | | 2023-03-11

    cpu and gpu, see rload:

  • TwistUP

    The new, simple Twister OS patcher

  • arch-int-gui

    Docker build script for Arch Linux base with TigerVNC, noVNC, and OpenBox

    Project mention: Someone could make this happen on UNRAID with docker ? | | 2022-04-03

    Sure, I mean technically you can put just about anything in a docker container. It seems like this may be better suited to a VM though. You could build this into a container if you really wanted, you could use something like this as a base image

  • Cascades

    A hotkey focused GUI for the youtube-dlp Youtube downloader.

    Project mention: Youtube-dlp GUI with hotkeys! | | 2023-01-09
  • scriptsrep

    Contains useful scripts

  • DistroHopper

    Quickly download, create and run VM of any operating system.

    Project mention: DistroHopper | | 2023-03-16
  • SaaSHub

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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 2023-03-16.

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

Project Stars
1 x11docker 4,707
2 pi-apps 1,289
3 zoonavigator 433
4 termux-desktop-xfce 369
5 fimage 269
6 DelphiFMX4Python 206
7 gow 187
8 cb 97
9 ruptime 25
10 TwistUP 18
11 arch-int-gui 11
12 Cascades 6
13 scriptsrep 1
14 DistroHopper 1
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