Twilight Alternatives for Linux
Software that makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.
- - f.lux is the most popular Windows, Android, Mac & iPhone alternative to Twilight.
- - f.lux is the most popular free alternative to Twilight.
Comments about f.lux as a Alternative to Twilight
Well It has a very nice pause feature! Very easy to use, and 1 of the best apps I have ever seen like this!4
Great. Free. Lots of options.0
there is no brightness dimmer0
works well, nice pause feature, very customizable.-2
Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the position of the sun. A different color temperature is set during night and daytime.
- - Redshift is the most popular Open Source alternative to Twilight.
No longer working on modern systems, and no longer updated.
Opinions about Redshift as a Alternative to Twilight
RedshiftGUI changes the color temperature of your monitor to better match that of your surrounding. This means that it sets a cooler color temperature during the daytime (due to natural lighting) and sets a warmer temperature at night (due to indoor lighting). Similar to f.Discontinued
The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.4, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.
Comments about RedshiftGUI as a Alternative to Twilight
More customizable than F.Lux0
Adaptive screen brightness and temperature for Windows and Linux.
The project is no longer being worked on and the repository has been archived
Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.
Iris mini Features
Enable darker-than-dark dimming for internal and external screens.Discontinued
The last commit to the project is from November, 16 2017 and it gave some users a bunch of deprecation errors when they tried to install and run it.
Iris is software which makes monitors healthy for the eyes. With iris you can reduce the blue light emitted from your screen for better sleep, reduce the brightness of your screen without PWM and avoid eye pain.
Kumux is a dynamic circadian color scheme for code editors and other software. It adjust color temperature, color hues, contrast and brightness levels throughout the day based on the position of the sun.
- - Kumux is the most popular SaaS alternative to Twilight.
Setting the color temp of the screen really only requires about 40 lines of C (80 or so all inclusive). sct is a crude utility which does roughly that. I’d say exactly that, but some of the calculations aren’t actually exact.