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Top 23 Shell Window Projects

  • quickemu

    Quickly create and run optimised Windows, macOS and Linux desktop virtual machines.

    Project mention: VirtualBox Monterey poor Performance | | 2022-05-17

    qemu/KVM emulation is fast and easy to get up and running with quickemu on Linux. Quickemu (Catalina) even works in Windows 11 inside WSL2/Ubuntu 20.04. With Windows 10 WSL2 you need to recompile the WSL2 kernel to add KVM support.

  • bento

    Packer templates for building minimal Vagrant baseboxes for multiple platforms

    Project mention: Unattend.xml Windows 2019 reusable | | 2022-02-18


  • 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.

  • WoeUSB

    A Microsoft Windows® USB installation media preparer for GNU+Linux (by WoeUSB)

    Project mention: Windows 10 ISO not flashed correctly, all other work. | | 2022-05-12

    You can also use WoeUSB

  • trust

    Travis CI and AppVeyor template to test your Rust crate on 5 architectures and publish binary releases of it for Linux, macOS and Windows

    Project mention: I made a Rust CLI tool for migrating Jekyll blog posts to a Gatsby website | | 2021-08-09

    It's published on cargo and can be installed from there, I've also been trying to use [trust]( to automatically generate binaries in CI for people to install, although the deployment isn't working yet.

  • MemLabs

    Educational, CTF-styled labs for individuals interested in Memory Forensics

  • windows2usb

    Windows 7/8/8.1/10/11 ISO to Flash Drive burning utility for Linux (MBR/GPT, BIOS/UEFI, FAT32/NTFS)

    Project mention: need to create windows 10 bootable usb with opensuse | | 2022-01-15

    I've not used this but:

  • restic-automatic-backup-scheduler

    Automatic restic backup using Backblaze B2 storage, Linux systemd timers, macOS LaunchAgent, Windows ScheduledTask or simply cron

    Project mention: Cheap/secure backups using restic and Backblaze B2 and native OS task schedulers | | 2022-02-13
  • SonarLint

    Deliver Cleaner and Safer Code - Right in Your IDE of Choice!. SonarLint is a free and open source IDE extension that identifies and catches bugs and vulnerabilities as you code, directly in the IDE. Install from your favorite IDE marketplace today.

  • tmux-cpu

    Plug and play cpu percentage and icon indicator for Tmux.

  • qvm-create-windows-qube

    Spin up new Windows qubes quickly, effortlessly and securely on Qubes OS

    Project mention: Qvm-Create-Windows-Qube: The most secure and private way to run Windows | | 2021-10-17
  • Device-Security-Guidance-Configuration-Packs

    This repository contains policy packs which can be used by system management software to configure device platforms (such as Windows 10 and iOS) in accordance with NCSC device security guidance. These configurations are aimed primarily at government and other medium/large organisations.

    Project mention: Intune | | 2022-03-17
  • poppler-windows

    Prebuilt Poppler binaries packaged for windows with dependencies

    Project mention: Organizing , converting & Archiving for JPEGs & PDF | | 2022-04-06

    If you are using windows you can get the last build for it here, remove the pdf restrictions if it have any and use these commands:

  • git_bash_windows_powerline

    Light & simple powerline theme for Git bash for windows

  • vimer

    Declutter your desktop by opening files in existing instance of GVim/MacVim

    Project mention: Vimer - Declutter your desktop by opening files in existing instance of GVim/MacVim! | | 2021-12-18
  • winboot

    Command-line program to boot directly into Windows from a Linux terminal (in grub2 dual-boot setups).

    Project mention: Winboot - A shell script that reboots directly into Windows from your Linux session, without having to select it from the grub menu. For all those times you forget to do it and your grub timer runs out. And I was a noob not long ago. | | 2021-12-27
  • mpv-winbuild

    Use Github Action to build mpv for Windows with latest commit.

    Project mention: is there a windows build of mpv with frei0r fillter support compiled? | | 2022-04-30

    I don't know how easy it is to build frei0r for Windows myself (I noticed MAB disables the Cairo support), but you seem to have experience with it so you could add a CMake file to shinchiro's stuff to build it with mpv. The advantage to that is you can fork and point it to your mpv-winbuild-cmake repo to have GitHub build it automatically with their Actions

  • Windows-11-Guide

    Windows 11 Guide

    Project mention: Useful Software Tools & Resources for Windows 11 | | 2022-05-21

    A useful list of tools and resources for Windows 10 and Windows 11.

  • timebox

    A timer script for Windows/Linux/Unix/macOS to practice timeboxing (the time management technique) (by susam)

  • ansible_collection_falcon

    Install and configure CrowdStrike's Falcon sensor via Ansible.

    Project mention: Deployment onto 50K endpoints - what to expect? | | 2022-04-05


  • WSL-Guide

    Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) Guide.

    Project mention: Useful Programs and Tools list for Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) | | 2022-03-27
  • mktorrent-win

    mktorrent builds for Windows (with Cygwin).

  • batzconverter

    If batman needed a tz converter to show times between different timezones that would be it 🦇

    Project mention: Batzconverter - A multiple timezone time converter in shell | | 2021-12-05
  • quick-vm

    Setup a Windows VM easily on any Linux system using Red Hat KVM.

  • dotfiles

    💻 Windows x Ubuntu (WSL2) dotfiles managed with GNU Stow. (by daniellwdb)

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 2022-05-21.

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

Project Stars
1 quickemu 4,751
2 bento 3,869
3 WoeUSB 1,165
4 trust 1,144
5 MemLabs 944
6 windows2usb 464
7 restic-automatic-backup-scheduler 416
8 tmux-cpu 304
9 qvm-create-windows-qube 248
10 Device-Security-Guidance-Configuration-Packs 185
11 poppler-windows 127
12 git_bash_windows_powerline 95
13 vimer 66
14 winboot 60
15 mpv-winbuild 52
16 Windows-11-Guide 44
17 timebox 39
18 ansible_collection_falcon 33
19 WSL-Guide 27
20 mktorrent-win 16
21 batzconverter 15
22 quick-vm 12
23 dotfiles 11
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