Jul 20, 2023

Minimalistic program launcher for Wayland

kickoff is a program launcher for Wayland. All programs found in $PATH are included in the search results. This list is then combined with your previous searches and sorted by amount of usage and if it fits the search query.


  • Wayland native only wlroots based compositors though
  • Fuzzy search
  • Fast and snappy
  • Remembers often used applications
  • Argument support for launched programs
  • Paste support

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