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Top 23 Lightning Open-Source Projects

  • GitHub repo lnd

    Lightning Network Daemon ⚡️

    Project mention: SHOW THE CODE! | reddit.com/r/btc | 2021-05-09
  • GitHub repo electrum

    Electrum Bitcoin Wallet

    Project mention: How do i send BTC from a paper wallet into a Ledger Nano S? | reddit.com/r/Bitcoin | 2021-05-10

    Download Electrum from https://electrum.org verify the download before installing, instructions here: https://bitcoinelectrum.com/how-to-verify-your-electrum-download/

  • GitHub repo m2cgen

    Transform ML models into a native code (Java, C, Python, Go, JavaScript, Visual Basic, C#, R, PowerShell, PHP, Dart, Haskell, Ruby) with zero dependencies

    Project mention: Flutter Machine Learning App | reddit.com/r/FlutterDev | 2021-01-19

    These repositories on GitHub are good start I think: https://github.com/BayesWitnesses/m2cgen and https://github.com/vickylance/dart_nn

  • GitHub repo lightning-rfc

    Lightning Network Specifications

    Project mention: What is a smart contract? | reddit.com/r/BitcoinBeginners | 2021-05-08
  • GitHub repo Eclair

    A scala implementation of the Lightning Network.

    Project mention: SHOW THE CODE! | reddit.com/r/btc | 2021-05-09
  • GitHub repo RaspiBolt

    Bitcoin & Lightning full node on a Raspberry Pi

    Project mention: Running my own NODE... How do I (or should I) advance to the next step in my Bitcoin journey? | reddit.com/r/Bitcoin | 2021-05-09

    No knowledge required, basically just follow the steps and copy paste commands: https://stadicus.github.io/RaspiBolt/

  • GitHub repo salesforcedx-vscode

    Salesforce Extensions for VS Code

    Project mention: Anyone having issues with the Apex Relay Debugger in VS code today? | reddit.com/r/SalesforceDeveloper | 2021-02-27

    I saw that there were some changes related to unit test logic in latest release (https://github.com/forcedotcom/salesforcedx-vscode/pull/2961) and it seems like the SF team is already aware of the issues, (see comments here https://github.com/forcedotcom/salesforcedx-vscode/issues/2981) but I didn't see any issue like Yours created in Github issues. I'd suggest You to create one, this is the fastest way to get it fixed

  • GitHub repo umbrel

    A personal Bitcoin and Lightning node designed for everyone

    Project mention: Full Node & Lightning | reddit.com/r/Bitcoin | 2021-05-09
  • GitHub repo eclair-mobile

    An Android wallet for the Lightning Network

    Project mention: Non custodial android wallet that can open channels to Tor nodes | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-04-08

    I am searching for an Android wallet to open a channel to my Tor based node. Somewhat surprisingly, this isn't supported by Eclair Mobile. I have tried a few other wallets (BLW, Zap) and they either also do not support opening a channel to a Tor node or don't support opening channels at all.

  • GitHub repo study-groups

    Study materials for Bitcoin & Lightning Protocol

  • GitHub repo umbrel-os

    Run Umbrel Bitcoin and Lightning node on a Raspberry Pi in one click

    Project mention: Duplicate umbrel data on harddrive | reddit.com/r/getumbrel | 2021-05-04


  • GitHub repo phoenix

    Phoenix is a non custodial Bitcoin wallet using Lightning to send/receive payments. (by ACINQ)

    Project mention: SHOW THE CODE! | reddit.com/r/btc | 2021-05-09
  • GitHub repo awesome-bitcoin-payment-processors

    🌟 A curated list of Bitcoin payment processors enabling merchants, businesses and nonprofits to accept Bitcoin payments.

    Project mention: Payment processors for small businesss | reddit.com/r/Bitcoin | 2021-02-20

    Check this https://github.com/alexk111/awesome-bitcoin-payment-processors/

  • GitHub repo plugins

    Community curated plugins for c-lightning (by lightningd)

    Project mention: In the past month my LN node yielded an annualized 0.93%, higher than a savings account. *I am my own bank*! | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-04-18

    Sure, I'll make a PR, but they're not very responsive to my PRs. So if I do make it you should expect it to appear in my lightning-tools repo's plugins dir.

  • GitHub repo lndmanage

    Channel management tool for lightning network daemon (LND) operators.

    Project mention: Lightning Network Questions Megathread - Learn the Fundamentals | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-04-19

    Connected to nodes with few peers in common with you, so you're getting many new neighbors. lndmanage has some CLI tools to help identify good peers.

  • GitHub repo awesome-lnurl

    A curated list of awesome lnurl things.

    Project mention: New Lightning App for Having Fun with Your Sats | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-03-20

    I'm using a scheme called LNURL-withdraw. It effectively automates the creation of the LN invoice. LNURL-withdraw is supported by all major lightning wallets.

  • GitHub repo Last-Launcher

    Lightweight: Faster than light, Low on memory

    Project mention: Are there any new launchers that have came out recently that are worth checking out? | reddit.com/r/androidapps | 2021-03-05

    Last Launcher

  • GitHub repo switch

    Swap BTC, ETH, DAI & XRP in seconds. Keep your private keys private. (by Kava-Labs)

    Project mention: CEO of a top Bitcoin exchange warns: crackdown on cryptocurrencies may be coming | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-12

    You could stream money in both direction starting with very small amount then if the other side delivers you can speed up but keep it so low that if the other would stop he could only steal a tiny amount.

    Here is an old tool that this this https://github.com/Kava-Labs/switch

  • GitHub repo libzkchannels

    zkChannels: Anonymous Payment Channels for Bitcoin, Zcash, Tezos and more

    Project mention: For those who are thinking about buying DOGE, but do not understand the fundamentals of DOGE, PLEASE READ THIS FIRST. This is VERY important information. | reddit.com/r/CryptoCurrency | 2021-02-16

    On chain data does not support that people are using doge. This latest rally came from people buying on robinhood. they dont won any doge there https://boltlabs.tech/

  • GitHub repo SolarSystem

    A solar system simulator with velocity Verlet, using OpenGL for displaying.

    Project mention: Function for loading an image into OpenGL | reddit.com/r/opengl | 2021-03-18

    There are countless of open source programs that do that, you just have to look over the sources. For example, one of my projects: aromanro/SolarSystem: A solar system simulator with velocity Verlet, using OpenGL for displaying. (github.com)

  • GitHub repo lnwallet

    Bitcoin Lightning Wallet for Android

    Project mention: Bitcoin Lightning Wallet (BLW) can't open channel backup file (Permission denied) | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-02-13

    Known issue. https://github.com/btcontract/lnwallet/issues/28

  • GitHub repo lightning-decoder

    Lightning Decoder | Decode Lightning Network Request Codes (BOLT11 and LNURL)

    Project mention: lnurl, how to make it work with my node? | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-04-02
  • GitHub repo btcli4j

    It is a c-lightning plugin to override Bitcoin backend plugin with esplora by Blockstream and give the possibility to make the running process with bitcoind in pruning mode more solid.

    Project mention: Extremely impressed with c-lightning | reddit.com/r/lightningnetwork | 2021-04-18

    More info here if you won't try to.

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 2021-05-10.


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

Project Stars
1 lnd 4,970
2 electrum 4,850
3 m2cgen 1,788
4 lightning-rfc 1,260
5 Eclair 912
6 RaspiBolt 854
7 salesforcedx-vscode 662
8 umbrel 643
9 eclair-mobile 233
10 study-groups 182
11 umbrel-os 158
12 phoenix 146
13 awesome-bitcoin-payment-processors 145
14 plugins 127
15 lndmanage 116
16 awesome-lnurl 106
17 Last-Launcher 106
18 switch 70
19 libzkchannels 58
20 SolarSystem 28
21 lnwallet 26
22 lightning-decoder 23
23 btcli4j 2