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Awesome AppImage

Lovingly crafted AppImage tools and resources

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App catalogs

App stores

App centers

NX Software Center. A GUI to install and manage AppImages.

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A simple, modern AppImageHub Client, powered by flutter.

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GPL-3.0

App scrapers

Search for AppImage releases over the web.

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GPL-3.0

See what is going on in the AppImage world on GitHub

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MIT

Desktop integration

Go implementation of AppImage tools. Still experimental

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MIT

appimaged is a daemon that monitors the system and integrates AppImages.

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Helper application for Linux distributions serving as a kind of "entry point" for running and integrating AppImages

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A PortableApps.com type launcher for linux

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MIT

AppImage Desktop Maker

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MIT

๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ A thumbnailer for AppImages

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MIT

Monitors and (de)installs AppImage on a Gnome desktop

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MIT

Updaters

AppImageUpdate lets you update AppImages in a decentral way using information embedded in the AppImage itself.

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MIT

AppImage Updater for Humans built with QML/C++ with Qt5 .

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LGPL-3.0

AppImage Update Golang implementation

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MIT

Sandboxes

Linux namespaces and seccomp-bpf sandbox

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Golang library to make sandboxing AppImages easy

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MIT

Package managers

AppImage package manager

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MIT

Graphical user interface for managing your Linux applications. Supports AppImage, Arch packages (including AUR), Debian packages, Flatpak, Snap and native Web applications

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Zlib

Linuxbrew Appimage Formulaes.

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n/a

Package Manager for AppImages

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n/a

Delightful AppImage package manager

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MIT

Yet another Nix inspired package manager

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LGPL-2.1

AppImage installer/updater/manager that works like APT or Pacman.

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GPL-3.0
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Linux distributions

Low-level tools

Package desktop applications as AppImages that run on common Linux-based operating systems, such as RHEL, CentOS, openSUSE, SLED, Ubuntu, Fedora, debian and derivatives. Join #AppImage on irc.libera.chat

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Bundle Nix derivations to run anywhere!

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MIT

Build systems

Powerful build script generator with a focus on making AppImages.

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MIT

GNU/Linux packaging solution using the AppImage format

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MIT

Generate AppImages automatically from your CMake build process

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MIT

Deployment tools for compiled applications

Go implementation of AppImage tools. Still experimental

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MIT

Makes Linux applications self-contained by copying in the libraries and plugins that the application uses, and optionally generates an AppImage. Can be used for Qt and other applications

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AppDir creation and maintenance tool. Featuring flexible plugin system.

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MIT

Deployment tools for Python applications

AppImage distributions of Python

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GPL-3.0

Bundle Python into an AppDir using a source distribution and linuxdeploy

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MIT

Python plugin for linuxdeploy. Sets up miniconda in an AppDir and installs user specified packages.

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MIT

AppImage builder, just for python.

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MIT

Deployment tools for Electron applications

A complete solution to package and build a ready for distribution Electron app with โ€œauto updateโ€ support out of the box

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MIT

A CLI tool to make a single executable AppImage from any website

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ISC

Deployment tools for Windows applications

A tool to creating AppImages for 32-bit Microsoft Windowsยฎ applications

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n/a

Appimage For Wine

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Appimage for Wine 32bits from PlayOnLinux - You can run on no-multilib system

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1y 9m
MIT

Deployment tools for Java applications

Packages NetBeans Platform Application with a CRI for AppImage, Linux, MacOS and Windows

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Apache-2.0

Deployment tools for .NET Core (Mono) applications

Publish-AppImage for .NET is a simple bash utility which calls dotnet publish and packages the output as an AppImage file (or zip) with a single command. The Linux "Desktop Entry" file is generated automatically.

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Deploy script for lazer

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MIT

Deployment tools for Flash applications

Deployment tools for Rust applications

Converts your crate into an AppImage

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n/a

Tools to convert from other package formats

Tool and recipes to convert existing deb packages to AppImage

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MIT

A proof of concept to demonstrate a viable way to turn a Flatpak into AppDir

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MIT

The easiest way to make a glibc executable portable on Linux

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MIT

Metadata tools

QC tools

AppImage testing environment based on Docker containers

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Check AppImages for compatibility, best practices etc. Powerful functionality combined with simple usage and human-friendly feedback.

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MIT

Continuous integration

An AppImage for the Zoom desktop application (until Zoom provides an official one)

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MIT

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GPL-3.0

GitHub Action for producing AppImages

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MIT

Build Packages for Linux using drone.io for ci

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Libraries

Qt5 library and plugin for updating AppImages.

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BSD-3-Clause

Language agnostic implementation of the AppImage user experience (not mandatory to use AppImages)

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2y 10m
MIT

Implements functionality for dealing with AppImage files

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Zsync implementation in Golang

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MIT

Templates

Template for creating applications for Linux, Windows and MacOS using the Qt widgets framework

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Unlicense

Qt5 demo project for AppImage creation demonstrations

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n/a

Template for a Qt/QML application with batteries included: GitHub C.I. for your QML app; automated gui testing with Xvfb; automatic code-format checks and more. Compiles for Desktop and Mobile (Linux, Mac, Windows, and Android).

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Minimal Qt deployment for Linux, Windows, macOS and WebAssembly.

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A template project for wxWidgets C++, with pre-set files and IDE projects, and allows for easy updates to wxWidgets

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MIT

A template for generating Linux AppImage projects with Briefcase

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MIT

Specs

This repository holds the specification for the AppImage format.

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MIT

Documentation

Tutorials

Articles

Videos

Books

Blogs

Community

Miscellaneous

Package desktop applications as AppImages that run on common Linux-based operating systems, such as RHEL, CentOS, openSUSE, SLED, Ubuntu, Fedora, debian and derivatives. Join #AppImage on irc.libera.chat

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Rust implementation of the AppImage specification that uses Zip as the backing image file system.

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MIT

Related

Package desktop applications as AppImages that run on common Linux-based operating systems, such as RHEL, CentOS, openSUSE, SLED, Ubuntu, Fedora, debian and derivatives. Join #AppImage on irc.libera.chat

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Other awesome lists

Crowd-sourced list of linuxdeploy plugins. Add your plugin to the list today!

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