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Top 13 Shell Sway Projects

  • dotfiles

    Configuration for Arch Linux, sway, kitty, kakoune, zsh and more + scripted installation guide (by maximbaz)

    Project mention: [help]font awesome icons show as blank squeares and wired action in firefox | | 2022-02-08
  • sway-launcher-desktop

    TUI Application launcher with Desktop Entry support. Made for SwayWM, but runs anywhere

    Project mention: Albert – open-source keyboard launcher for Linux | | 2022-06-04

    I don’t know if anything can beat sway-launcher-desktop (1) for me - bash and fzf are a lightning-fast combo.


  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • dotfiles

    Sway acid dark (by eoli3n)

    Project mention: Migrating from Void Linux to NixOS, dotfiles and home manager | | 2021-10-17

    I use ansible :

  • tmux-tilish

    Plugin which makes tmux work and feel like i3wm

    Project mention: tmux in neovim | | 2022-05-10

    I use jabirali/tmux-tilish to move between buffers and tmux tanes with the same set of keybindings.

  • Sway-DE

    🏠 Sway desktop environment dotfile installation for Arch Linux

    Project mention: Identifying the window of Bemenu | | 2022-02-07

    A wrapper script so that bemenu always looks the same:

  • emacs-gcc-wayland-devel-builder

    Emacs with native compilation ("gcc") and Wayland support

    Project mention: Change DPI when moving screens | | 2022-04-17

    I have nearly the same problem (just different displays), so I use a Wayland version of Emacs:

  • dotfiles

    My arch setup script and dotfiles (by joelazar)

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  • swaynagmode

    swaynag wrapper for the love of keybindings

    Project mention: how do I exit Sway without a mouse? | | 2022-06-07

    I replaced that shortcut with

  • dotfiles

    My dotfiles, with an out-of-date install-script. Arch, Tiling WM (i3, sway), ZSH, Neovim (by naibaf0)

  • i3-new-workspace

    Create a new i3 workspace with next lowest available number

    Project mention: Always having an empty workspace | | 2021-11-06

    Here are some more options for you:

  • wl-clipboard-manager

    Clipboard manager for Wayland

    Project mention: clipmon: A clipmon monitor for wayland/sway | | 2021-10-16

    Another very good alternative

  • wireguard-rofi-waybar

    Plugin for Waybar and rofi to use NetworkManager's WireGuard capabilities

  • sway-conf

    Maddison's sway configuration!

    Project mention: Learn X in Y minutes doc for jq (incomplete draft PR) | | 2022-06-01

    Here’s an example jq mini-library I wrote to make working with sway’s json IPC protocol easier.

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 2022-06-07.

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Project Stars
1 dotfiles 593
2 sway-launcher-desktop 431
3 dotfiles 392
4 tmux-tilish 245
5 Sway-DE 176
6 emacs-gcc-wayland-devel-builder 59
7 dotfiles 52
8 swaynagmode 31
9 dotfiles 19
10 i3-new-workspace 18
11 wl-clipboard-manager 17
12 wireguard-rofi-waybar 10
13 sway-conf 0
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