Shell X11

Open-source Shell projects categorized as X11

Top 16 Shell X11 Projects

  • Docker-OSX

    Run macOS VM in a Docker! Run near native OSX-KVM in Docker! X11 Forwarding! CI/CD for OS X Security Research! Docker mac Containers.

    Project mention: Zephyrus M16 Hackintosh | | 2023-02-03

    Or if you wanna run everything in a docker container:

  • x11docker

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

    Project mention: Can we fake a specific path for an application ? | | 2022-08-18

    at least, I'd suggest you take a look at

  • 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.

  • hotfiles

    🏠 A collection of personal configuration files for various rices I have made.

    Project mention: Unable to find Polybar fonts | | 2022-11-20

    Hello, I'm trying to clone this rice. Although seems to fit ( apart from the UI being off here and there ), the polybar is unable to find fonts.

  • XQuartz

    An X11 server and client libraries for macOS

    Project mention: Best Remote software to access a Linux PC in local network ? | | 2023-02-08

    Thank you for the suggestion, but it does not look feasible for my host Mac.. current issue

  • farge

    Click on a pixel on your screen and show its color value

  • i3ass

    A collection of shell scripts to ease the use of i3wm

    Project mention: Workflow scripts | | 2022-02-24

    Here are some links so you guys can see what I mean: GitHub wiki about the scripts YouTube channel explaining how they work


    Automagically hide/show a window by its name when the cursor is within a defined region or you mouse over it.

    Project mention: [Yes/No] Will scripting in Lua/ Bash going to be noticeably faster/ efficient than scripting in programming languages like Python/ JS? How do they compare for a script which I want to keep on running in background all the time? | | 2022-08-26

    It's this script that I was thinking of re-writing but I wanted to be sure it's actually going to be worth the effort.

  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

  • gow

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

    Project mention: do you want Nvidia GeForce EXPERIENCES on Linux? | | 2022-05-26

    Native flavor Sunshine: Docker flavor Games-on-Whales: For the client if you don't use a shield device you can use Moonlight. And their discord has channels for the 3rd party hosts.

  • x11-fractional-display-scaling

    Script and instructions to get fractional display scaling working nicely on Linux distros that use X11

    Project mention: Issue with Fractional Scaling. | | 2022-03-06

    I'd recommend trying

  • nowm

    🚫 Managing window without a window manager. (59 slocs)

    Project mention: My less bloated Dwm. | | 2022-03-07
  • magic-mirror-raspbian-lite

    Magic Mirror for Raspbian Lite (works with Raspberry Pi Zero)

  • fwm

    wmutils based shell scripts for window management

  • remote-docker

    This project uses Docker to create an environment where you can run containers on a remote host, in such a way that your local working directory is visible to the container and optionally use X11 to use a GUI.

    Project mention: Access docker compose from other machine | | 2022-07-12

    Can’t vouch for this but looks like a tool for you :

  • cwmrc

    Configuration of the Calm Window Manager (CWM)

    Project mention: Installing OpenBSD on VMware | | 2022-12-02

    A random .cwmrc from github - page also contains a lot of stuff you do not want:

  • gentoo_unattented-setup

    Automated modular GENTOO linux setup

    Project mention: Gentoo Linux Automation | | 2022-09-16
  • i3dracula

    i3 🦇

    Project mention: My minimal Dracula setup | | 2022-02-11

    No, i do not have any tool for automation of installation. But you may clone my repo and then copy any config what you need.

  • 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 2023-02-08.

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What are some of the best open-source X11 projects in Shell? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Docker-OSX 28,894
2 x11docker 4,610
3 hotfiles 1,014
4 XQuartz 558
5 farge 454
6 i3ass 388
7 234
8 gow 179
9 x11-fractional-display-scaling 56
10 nowm 39
11 magic-mirror-raspbian-lite 34
12 fwm 27
13 remote-docker 27
14 cwmrc 7
15 gentoo_unattented-setup 4
16 i3dracula 3
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