Top 23 MacOS Open-Source Projects
Master the command line, in one pageProject mention: Hands-on Linux/CLI course? | reddit.com/r/learnprogramming | 2021-09-20
art of command line
Fork this starter code sandbox template and get ready for coding the scrapbook application. If you prefer to use local development, you should have Node and NPM installed.
:atom: The hackable text editorProject mention: How does updating versions work? | reddit.com/r/Fedora | 2021-10-10
By thirty party I mean RPMFusion, Brave Browser, Google Chrome, atom.io, FlatHub (besides not being an DNF one is a thirty party one)
Now we have become very big, Different from the original idea. Collect premium software in various categories.Project mention: What websites do you recommend to stay up to date in the apps world for Mac? | reddit.com/r/macapps | 2021-10-14
A terminal built on web technologiesProject mention: Frost glass terminal in linux? | reddit.com/r/commandline | 2021-10-15
It looks like hyper, https://hyper.is/.
A cross-platform, OpenGL terminal emulator.Project mention: YTFZF: How do I make the thumbnails less pixelated ? | reddit.com/r/commandline | 2021-10-16
Issue is still open, so sixel isn't supported by Alacritty yet.
A cross-platform, customizable science fiction terminal emulator with advanced monitoring & touchscreen support.Project mention: What is the most unique Linux UI? | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2021-09-20
Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.
A simple zero-config tool to make locally trusted development certificates with any names you'd like.Project mention: Chrome refusing to validate self-signed certificate | reddit.com/r/webdev | 2021-10-10
For local development certificates, I use mkcert. Works fine, no configuration, no exception in browsers. Works for Mozilla Firefox and Chrome, haven't tried with others.
PowerShell for every system!Project mention: Powershell in Linux Segmentation Fault When You Exit | reddit.com/r/PowerShell | 2021-10-16
I remember seeing this recently. I think it was related to powershell being installed as a snap package. I just upgraded onto the latest version of powershell by directly downloading the .deb file from here: https://github.com/PowerShell/PowerShell/releases/tag/v7.1.5
Next Generation of ShadowsocksXProject mention: I need to create an exception to a website... | reddit.com/r/shadowsocks | 2021-03-31
Customize your rules for PAC with a similar client. I can provide you an access too :)
🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)Project mention: Store epoch time in variable | reddit.com/r/bash | 2021-10-16
You can also install GNU date on MacOS using Homebrew (https://brew.sh). brew install coreutils will get you GNU date as /usr/local/bin/gdate.
Make any web page a desktop applicationProject mention: Reddit App | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2021-10-16
There's a way to create your own with nativefier. It's an app that lets you create an electron app out of any webpage. I've used it for Twitch in the past and it worked well. Main downside is disk space usage is a bit high due to all the overhead.
🚀 Awesome list of open source applications for macOS. https://t.me/s/opensourcemacosappsProject mention: What websites do you recommend to stay up to date in the apps world for Mac? | reddit.com/r/macapps | 2021-10-14
A full-featured download manager.Project mention: guys where do you get ur software from....? | reddit.com/r/Piracy | 2021-08-07
if commandline's not your thing an excellent electron-based (yuck electron, but meh) frontend for aria2 called Motrix which is under the MIT License.
The modern video player for macOS.Project mention: New to Mac ecosystem and MacBook Air M1. Need starting tips and app suggestions | reddit.com/r/MacOS | 2021-10-16
🔎 Hunt down social media accounts by username across social networksProject mention: Struggling with a case and looking for advice | reddit.com/r/OSINT | 2021-10-11
:wrench: .files, including ~/.macos — sensible hacker defaults for macOSProject mention: Rapid Mac Setup for Frontend Development | dev.to | 2021-06-07
This macos script (inspired by Mathias Bynen's script) also configures many other OS-level settings that are gonna be useful for developers.
:love_letter: An extensible desktop mail app built on the modern web. Forks welcome!Project mention: Fed up with the Mac, I spent six months with a Linux laptop | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-02
> - Finding a mail client I don't hate on linux is tricky. I've never been able to get on with the console clients, and I actually quite like Mac Mail. Thunderbird is kinda okay.
If you're not a mailing list based developer, I would recommend Nylas Mail, which is both snappy any polished.
Asynchronous image downloader with cache support as a UIImageView categoryProject mention: How to load images in UICollectionViews efficiently? | reddit.com/r/iOSProgramming | 2021-09-27
I honestly would just use SDWebImage. I know that's what I would do because it is what I do. Wrap it in your own function so you can replace it later if needed.
📝A simple and elegant markdown editor, available for Linux, macOS and Windows.Project mention: Markdown to PDF with inline images? | reddit.com/r/Markdown | 2021-10-14
Try a free and open source markdown app, Mark Text. Clicking the link will take you to their website. I tried adding an inline photo from a link, and it worked for me in Mark Text. The picture comes from Pexels.
A lightweight, pure-Swift library for downloading and caching images from the web.Project mention: The Composable Architecture tutorial | dev.to | 2021-07-23
// swift-tools-version:5.3 // The swift-tools-version declares the minimum version of Swift required to build this package. import PackageDescription let package = Package( name: "DogBreedsComponent", platforms: [.iOS(.v14)], products: [ .library( name: "DogBreedsComponent", targets: ["DogBreedsComponent"] ), ], dependencies: [ // 1. .package( name: "swift-composable-architecture", url: "https://github.com/pointfreeco/swift-composable-architecture.git", .exact("0.17.0") ), // 2. .package( name: "Kingfisher", url: "https://github.com/onevcat/Kingfisher", .exact("6.2.1") ) ], targets: [ .target( name: "DogBreedsComponent", dependencies: [ .product(name: "ComposableArchitecture", package: "swift-composable-architecture"), .product(name: "Kingfisher", package: "Kingfisher") ] ), .testTarget( name: "DogBreedsComponentTests", dependencies: [ "DogBreedsComponent", .product(name: "ComposableArchitecture", package: "swift-composable-architecture") ] ), ] )
Guide to securing and improving privacy on macOSProject mention: Privacy tips for my first Apple device, MacBook Pro | reddit.com/r/thehatedone | 2021-07-06
List of applications and tools that make my macOS experience even more amazingProject mention: Keyboard Navigation for Notification Center, Command Center, and Staus Menus (Big Sur) | reddit.com/r/MacOS | 2021-03-09
Thanks for the references, I really enjoy nikivi's content such as his "my-mac-os" and his homepage. However, I have yet to try KM.
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