GNOMEApps3: The GNOME Community Development Applications

GNOMEApps3: The GNOME Community Development Applications

GNOMEApps3: The GNOME Community Development Applications

Today, we will present and finalize our series of 3 items the "GNOME Community Apps". Today's publication being the one corresponding to the third part «(GNOMEApps3) » related to Development Applications.

In order to do so, culminate with the exploration of the wide and growing catalog of free and open applications developed by the "GNOME Community", on its new website Applications for GNOME. In such a way, to promote knowledge about them to all users in general of GNU / Linux, especially those who may not be using "GNOME» Be «Desktop Environment» main or sole.

GNOMEApps1: The GNOME Community Core Applications

GNOMEApps1: The GNOME Community Core Applications

For those interested in exploring our previous 2 publications related to the topic and others more similar, you can click on the following links after finishing reading this publication:

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GNOMEApps2: The applications of the GNOME Community circle

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GNOMEApps1: The GNOME Community Core Applications
Related article:
GNOME CIRCLE: Applications and Libraries Project for GNOME
Related article:
KDEApps1: A First Look at KDE Community Applications

And for more official information click on the Created applications at «KDE Community» and «XFCE Community».

GNOMEApps3: Development Applications

GNOMEApps3: Development Applications

Development Applications - Applications that help grow the GNOME ecosystem

In this area of Development Applications  "GNOME Community" has officially developed 09 applications of which we will mention and comment all:

Icon preview app

It is a tool for designing application icons for the GNOME desktop. This software utility currently goes for version 2.1.2 and its last registered update was on 27/03/2021. It was developed by Bilal Elmoussaoui and Zander Brown under the GPL-3.0 license.

Icon Library

It is a software utility that offers a pack of symbolic icons for applications. In such a way, that the correct icon can be found to use it on any GNOME application. Its latest version 0.0.8 was published on May 4, 2021.


It is an actively managed Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for GNOME. It combines built-in support for essential GNOME technologies, such as GTK +, GLib, and the GNOME APIs with features that any developer will appreciate, such as syntax highlighting and snippets. Its latest version 40.2 was released on May 5, 2021.


It is a software utility that allows you to check the contrast between two colors. That is, it checks the difference in contrast between two colors that meet the WCAG requirements. Its latest version 0.0.3 was published on February 22, 2020.


It is a developer tool for exploring and searching for API documentation. Provides an easy way to browse libraries and search by function, structure, or macro. And it works natively with GTK-Doc, so the GTK and GNOME libraries are supported. Its latest version 40.1 was published on August 26, 2021.

Dconf editor

It is a tool that allows you to directly edit the configuration database. This is useful when developing applications that use these settings. Use with caution as editing settings directly is an advanced feature that can cause applications to malfunction. Its latest version 3.38.3 was released on March 23, 2021.

Color palette

It is a tool for viewing the GNOME color palette, as defined in the design guide. Its latest version 2.0.0 was published on May 29, 2021. It was developed by Zander Brown under the GPL-3.0 license.


It is a software utility that allows you to profile applications to aid in debugging and optimization. By profiling, he refers to helping you find the functions that a program uses most of its time. Its latest version 3.42.0 was released on September 21, 2021.

Symbolic preview

It is a utility that helps to easily create, preview and export icons. Its latest version 0.0.2 was published on April 15, 2021. It was developed by Bilal Elmoussaoui under the GPL-3.0 license.

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In short, we aspire that this third and last revision "(GnomeApps3)" of the existing official applications of the "GNOME Community", which addresses those in the field of Development Applications be interesting and serve to publicize and apply some of these apps about various GNU / Linux Distros. And so we contribute with the use and massification of such robust and fabulous software toolkit how beautiful and hardworking Linuxera Community offers us all.

We hope that this publication will be very useful for the entire «Comunidad de Software Libre y Código Abierto» and of great contribution to the improvement, growth and diffusion of the ecosystem of applications available for «GNU/Linux». And do not stop sharing it with others, on your favorite websites, channels, groups or communities of social networks or messaging systems. Finally, visit our home page at «FromLinux» to explore more news, and join our official channel Telegram from DesdeLinux.

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