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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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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

1,236 users on Open Hub

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D-Bus

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  Analyzed 9 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

15 days since last commit

293 users on Open Hub

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

awesome

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  Analyzed 9 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

10 days since last commit

225 users on Open Hub

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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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LXDE

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  Analyzed 17 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

22 days since last commit

53 users on Open Hub

High Activity
4.73333
   
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Razor-qt

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  Analyzed 23 days ago

Razor-qt is merging with LXDE http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Merge_LXDE-Qt_and_Razor-Qt Please see: https://www.openhub.net/p/lxde/ Razor-qt is an advanced, easy-to-use, and fast desktop environment based on Qt technologies. It has been tailored for users who value simplicity, speed, and an ... [More] intuitive interface. Unlike most desktop environments, Razor-qt also works fine with weak machines. [Less]

149K lines of code

0 current contributors

over 1 year since last commit

5 users on Open Hub

Very Low Activity
5.0
 
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Licenses: GPL-2.0+, LGPL-2.1+

libxdg-basedir

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  Analyzed 11 days ago

The XDG Base Directory Specification defines where should user files be looked for by defining one or more base directories relative in with they should be located. This library implements functions to list the directories according to the specification and provides a few higher-level functions.

3.15K lines of code

2 current contributors

8 months since last commit

2 users on Open Hub

Very Low Activity
5.0
 
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Hawaii

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Claimed by Maui Project Analyzed over 1 year ago

Hawaii is an easy to use, fast and lightweight desktop environment based on Wayland and Qt technologies. It's been tailored for who wants simplicity, consistency, visual appeal and good design. Hawaii was born to be the Maui desktop environment but can run on any other GNU/Linux distribution.

207K lines of code

7 current contributors

over 1 year since last commit

2 users on Open Hub

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5.0
 
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Licenses: BSD-3-Clause, GPL-2.0+, LGPL-2.1+

Unagi Compositing Manager

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  Analyzed 23 days ago

Unagi is a modular compositing manager which aims to be efficient, lightweight and responsive. It is currently written in C programming language and based on XCB library client library. Any existing window manager can be used as long as it implements properly EWMH and ICCCM specifications (or at ... [More] least parts of it which are needed), which is generally the case nowadays. This project also aims to provide a functional and stable software to improve window manager usability from an end-user point of view (for instance windows translucency, application-switcher using live thumbnails instead of plain icons, Exposé...), therefore it does not intend at all to provide useless eye-candy effects. [Less]

4.82K lines of code

0 current contributors

almost 4 years since last commit

2 users on Open Hub

Inactive
0.0
 
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