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GNOME

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Claimed by The GNOME Foundation Analyzed 2 months ago

The GNOME project provides two things: The GNOME desktop environment, an intuitive and attractive desktop for users, and the GNOME development platform, an extensive framework for building applications that integrate into the rest of the desktop.

8.69M lines of code

732 current contributors

2 months since last commit

2,415 users on Open Hub

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4.28243
   
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Licenses: GPL-2.0+, GPL-3.0+, LGPL-2.1+

KDE

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Claimed by KDE Analyzed 2 months ago

KDE is a community of people dedicated to create a free and user-friendly computing experience. KDE develops three pillars of software: Plasma, one of the most popular desktop environments for Linux and BSD operating systems – adaptable to formfactors ranging from desktop PCs to smartphones. ... [More] A loosely connected set of applications. KDE Frameworks which offer all necessary means to easily build all kinds of applications upon. [Less]

57.8M lines of code

598 current contributors

2 months since last commit

1,237 users on Open Hub

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4.52927
   
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NetworkManager

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  Analyzed 12 days ago

A laptop user should never need to use the command line or configuration files to manage their network; it should "Just Work" as automatically as possible and intrude as little as possible into the user's workflow. NetworkManager attempts to make networking invisible. When moving into areas you've ... [More] been before, NetworkManager automatically connects to the last network the user chose to connect to. [Less]

358K lines of code

38 current contributors

13 days since last commit

360 users on Open Hub

Very High Activity
3.90789
   
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D-Bus

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  Analyzed 12 days ago

D-Bus is a message bus system, a simple way for applications to talk to one another. In addition to interprocess communication, D-Bus helps coordinate process lifecycle; it makes it simple and reliable to code a "single instance" application or daemon, and to launch applications and daemons on demand when their services are needed.

116K lines of code

13 current contributors

19 days since last commit

293 users on Open Hub

High Activity
4.10811
   
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Licenses: AFL-3.0, GPL-2.0+

ibus

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  Analyzed 12 days ago

Ibus (Intelligent Input Bus) is an input-method framework.

83.7K lines of code

11 current contributors

about 1 month since last commit

292 users on Open Hub

Moderate Activity
4.04762
   
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awesome

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  Analyzed 12 days ago

awesome is a highly configurable, next generation framework window manager for X. It is very fast, light and extensible. It is primarly targeted at power users, developers and any people dealing with every day computing tasks and want to have fine-grained control on its graphical environment.

47.8K lines of code

66 current contributors

13 days since last commit

225 users on Open Hub

High Activity
4.6129
   
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KDElibs (KDE)

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Claimed by KDE Analyzed 5 months ago

The KDE libraries, basis of KDE and used by many open source projects. They are based on Qt, Trolltech's cross-platform toolkit, and run on Linux, BSDs, and other Unices, as well as Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. Licensed under GNU LGPL, they may be used by open source and proprietary applications.

845K lines of code

11 current contributors

5 months since last commit

182 users on Open Hub

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4.53659
   
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Qt 5

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  Analyzed 11 days ago

Qt is a cross-platform application and UI framework. Using Qt, you can write applications once and deploy them across many desktop and embedded operating systems without rewriting the source code.

7.84M lines of code

326 current contributors

12 days since last commit

111 users on Open Hub

Very High Activity
5.0
 
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Licenses: Commercial, GFDL-1.2, GPL-3.0

LXDE

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  Analyzed 21 days ago

LXDE is a free desktop environment for Unix and other POSIX compliant platforms, such as Linux or BSD. The name LXDE stands for "Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment". LXDE is a project aimed to provide a new desktop environment which is lightweight and fast. It's not designed to be powerful and ... [More] bloated, but to be usable and slim enough, and keep the resource usage low. Different from other desktop environments, we don't tightly integrate every component. Instead, we tried to make all components independent, and each of them can be used independently with few dependencies. LXDE uses Openbox as its default Window Manager and aims at offering a lightweight and fast desktop based on mutually independents components. [Less]

316K lines of code

58 current contributors

25 days since last commit

53 users on Open Hub

High Activity
4.73333
   
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Xfce Terminal

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Claimed by Xfce Desktop Environment Analyzed 20 days ago

Terminal is a modern terminal emulator for the Unix/Linux desktop - primarily for the Xfce desktop environment. It is a lightweight emulator based on the VTE widget, easy to use and provides an optional drop-down window (game-console style).

15.1K lines of code

61 current contributors

29 days since last commit

35 users on Open Hub

High Activity
4.45455
   
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