Development is halted due to lack of spare time
Kuroo is now unmaintained. I want to thank all contributors of usability, coding and translations.
New! Release of Kuroolito-0.10.1
Kuroolito (Kuroo-lite) is a portage browser with fast search a la firefox.
Check out the Changelog
Kuroo 0.81 RC1 is now available
We are proud to announce the immediate availability of the first release candiadte of Kuroo 0.81. RC1 addresses bug and stability fixes only. Read the Changelog
or install it
right away. Note that RC1 is currently only available in English. If you are interested in translating Kuroo into your own language, please contact us
Kuroo is a graphical frontend to Portage, a package
management system that allows great flexibility while
installing and maintaining software on Gentoo Linux. Kuroo integrates into
the K-Desktop-Environment and
covers most common maintenance tasks on Portage based
- Two Column Selector
- Filter Mechanism
- Package Inspector
- Progress bars
- Use-Flag Editor
- Emerge History
- Configuration management
- Emerge Queue
Go to the features page for
detailed feature descriptions.
Have a look at the screenshots to see what Kuroo looks
Our project vision:
Kuroo is easy to
useThe main functions of Kuroo are
easily understandable and must work
out-of-the-box without any further reading or
Kuroo is supportiveThe
interface guides the user to manage all
basic portage maintenance tasks.
Kuroo is stableKuroo
is a solid application that can be trusted. It
is well known for its reliability.
To ensure the best user experience there is, Kuroo
cooperates closely with usability specialists from OpenUsability.org.