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Desktop Environment built with Web Technologies, HTML/CSS and VueJS for the UI, backend is QT and GTK.

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Packaging status

Read more about it here (https://forum.manjaro.org/t/just-another-desktop-environment/141644)

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  • State Alpha
  • Small codebase anyone with HTML/CSS skills can change the desktop to look and behave differently.
  • Built for my own personal use.


  • Any related packages can be found on gitlab.


  • Clean and minimalistic interface
  • Hot corners
  • Settings panel
  • Show/Hide application type
  • Keyboard application search
  • Visual application search
  • Settings panel integrates with individual applications settings
  • Dbus integration
  • UI inspector
  • Animated Backgrounds

Manjaro Integration

  • Restore factory profile settings
  • Software branch integration
  • Settings panel MSM integration

Getting Started

  • ISO images can be found on ODSN.


  • Menu Data
  • JAK
  • Python GObject Introspection
  • Python-Dbus
  • Gnome Menu GObject Introspection
  • A compositing window manager
  • Xorg
  • Wayland (work in progress)
  • Manjaro Linux Base


Please read CONTRIBUTING.md for details on code of conduct, and the process for submitting pull requests.


Some ideas

  • Plugins support

  • Pamac partial integration

  • Gamepad integration

  • Touchscreen integration

  • Voice control (Mycroft)

  • Mobile UI support

  • File search

  • File contents search

  • Web search engine integration

  • Virtual machines integration

  • GTK broadway backend integration

  • Remote desktop

  • Creamy espresso maker

  • Also visit the Wiki for more detailed information.


SemVer is used for versioning. For the versions available, see the tags on this repository.


See also the list of contributors who participated in this project.


  • This project is licensed under the GPL License - see the LICENSE.md file for details.
  • Background images are under Creative Commons Zero license.


Linux desktop environment built with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and Python.

Jadesktop Info

⭐ Stars 533
🔗 Source Code github.com
🕒 Last Update 9 months ago
🕒 Created 4 years ago
🐞 Open Issues 19
➗ Star-Issue Ratio 28
😎 Author codesardine