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606 Stars 53 Forks GNU General Public License v3.0 496 Commits 17 Opened issues


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

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Desktop Environment built with Web Technologies, JDE takes over your desktop to manage applications a dock or panel is still needed to complement it.

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Packaging status

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  • State Beta
  • Small codebase anyone with HTML/CSS skills can change the desktop to look and behave differently.


  • Any related packages can be found on gitlab.


  • Clean and minimalistic interface
  • Settings panel
  • Show/Hide application categories
  • Keyboard application search
  • Visual application search
  • Settings panel integrates with individual applications settings
  • Dbus integration
  • UI inspector
  • Animated Backgrounds
  • Drag and Drop
  • Optional Window auto tile
  • Desktop Tour on first run
  • Scriptable workspaces

Manjaro Integration

  • Restore factory profile settings
  • Settings panel MSM integration

Getting Started

  • ISO images TODO


  • Menu Data
  • JAK
  • Python GObject Introspection
  • Python-Dbus
  • Gnome Menu GObject Introspection


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


Some ideas

  • Entertainment mode
  • Plugins support
  • Pamac partial integration (partialy done)
  • 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

  • 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 file for details.
  • Background images are under Creative Commons Zero license.

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