Awesome Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to awesome

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a better awesome alternative or higher similarity.

awesome reviews and mentions

Posts with mentions or reviews of awesome. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-29.
  • Lua, a Misunderstood Language
    9 projects | | 29 Sep 2022
    Also AwesomeWM [1], to continue the "Lua scriptable Unix desktop".


  • Issue with dropbox systray icon
    2 projects | | 26 Sep 2022
    2 projects | | 26 Sep 2022
    I found this issue on github which leads me to believe that this is some sort of bug with qt, but this issue is 5 years old which makes me think it may be something different.
  • Thank you Awesomewm, I really enjoy my current workflow.
    3 projects | | 24 Sep 2022
  • client class library location
    2 projects | | 21 Sep 2022
    This allows hover diagnostics and jump to definition and such work for modules and variables in scope like awful.client. But awesome provides some global lua objects via c modules (of which client is one -- note the difference in the client global and the awful.client lua module).
  • Installing AwesomeWM
    3 projects | | 19 Sep 2022
    For fedora you can do basically the same: git clone cd awesome make package cd build sudo rpm -Uvh awesome*.rpm
    3 projects | | 19 Sep 2022
    # you need compiler(skip this if you already have them) sudo xbps-install make cmake gcc # Install Lua sudo xbps-install lua53 lua54 lua53-lgi lua54-lgi # AwesomeWM Dependencies sudo xbps-install ruby-asciidoctor ImageMagick pkg-config xmlto libxcb-devel pango-devel xcb-util-devel xcb-util-image-devel xcb-util-keysyms-devel xcb-util-wm-devel xcb-util-cursor-devel startup-notification-devel libxdg-basedir-devel gdk-pixbuf-devel dbus-devel libxkbcommon-devel xcb-util-xrm-devel dbus-x11 pango git # Compile from the Source. git clone cd awesome make sudo make install # Alternatively you can install from the xbps-src, but xbps-src installs release version from years ago.
    3 projects | | 19 Sep 2022
  • Linux Guide
    3 projects | | 11 Sep 2022
  • Quels sont vos utilitaires indispensables ?
    30 projects | | 8 Sep 2022
  • A note from our sponsor - SonarQube | 2 Oct 2022
    Your projects are multi-language. So is SonarQube analysis. Find Bugs, Vulnerabilities, Security Hotspots, and Code Smells so you can release quality code every time. Get started analyzing your projects today for free. Learn more →


Basic awesome repo stats
6 days ago

awesomeWM/awesome is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

Download’s Tech Salary Report
Median salaries, most in-demand technologies, state of the remote work... all you need to know your worth on the market by tech recruitment platform
Find remote jobs at our new job board There are 8 new remote jobs listed recently.
Are you hiring? Post a new remote job listing for free.