GeekTool Alternatives for Linux

    GeekTool is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Conky, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't work for you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to GeekTool, but unfortunately only two of them are available for Linux. If you can't find an alternative you can try to filter for web or SaaS options.

    This page was last updated Jun 14, 2021

    1. Conky is a free, light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any kind of information on your desktop. Originally a fork of Torsmo, Conkys torsmo-based code is BSD licensed. New code in Conky has been licensed under the GPL 3.0.
      show more
    2. 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.
      show more
    Showing 2 of 2 alternatives