Conky Alternatives for Linux
GKrellM is a single process stack of system monitors which supports applying themes to match its appearance to your window manager, Gtk, or any other theme.
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- - GKrellM is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to Conky.
Comments about GKrellM as a Alternative to ConkyAlmost everyone thinks GKrellM is a great Conky alternative.
Works flawlessly out of the box, while being nice to look at as well.3Guest
I've used GKrellM for years in Linux. Very simple to set up and displays the info I like to keep an eye on. I didn't realise it's available on Windows too.3Guest
Cross platform, Open source and Configurable in a user-friendly way, Definitely the best alternative in my book0
Elkowars Wacky Widgets is a standalone widget system made in Rust that allows you to implement your own, custom widgets in any window manager.Suggest and vote on features
vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.Suggest and vote on features
GonhaNG is a light-weight system monitor for Linux, its display weather forecasts, date, time, cpu temperature, memory load, cpu load, filesystems and network stats (download and upload rate).Suggest and vote on features
BGINFO for X, also called BGINFO4X, is a clone of the popular program BGINFO for Windows created by Sysinternals.
BGINFO4X has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
- - BGINFO4X is the most popular iPhone alternative to Conky.
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gDesklets is an architecture for "desklets", which are tiny applets sitting on your desktop in a symbiotic relationship of eye candy and usefulness.Discontinued
The project is no longer developed and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.36.3, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from Launchpad
MagicMirror² is an open source modular smart mirror platform. Based on the Electron application wrapper and tested (but not limited to) Raspberry Pi single board computers.
This program is a GTK3-based wrapper to display a script output, or a text file content on the desktop in sway or other wlroots-based compositors. It uses the gtk-layer-shell library to place the window on the bottom layer.Suggest and vote on features