Software projects are displayed by Gource as an animated tree with the root directory of the project at its centre. Directories appear as branches with files as leaves. Developers can be seen working on the tree at the times they contributed to the project.
view the log of the repository (Git, SVN, Mercurial and Bazaar) in the current path:
For more options and examples see the Controls wiki page, consult the included README file or man page documentation.
You may also want to check out Logstalgia, a web server access log visualization tool.
Due to Google Code shutting down I will soon be moving the Gource homepage to Github. The source code is already hosted there.
I've disabled Wiki comments in the mean time due to link spam.
Gource 0.43 has been released to fix a minor build issue with Boost on multi-arch Linux systems.
There are no other changes so if you're not affected by this you can stick with 0.42.
Changes since 0.42:
Changes since 0.41:
Gource 0.41 has been released.
You can now specify a date range directly with --start-date and --stop-date (using 'YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm:ss' ISO format).
Gource now uses SDL 2.0 when available, providing much better multi-monitor support.
Changes since 0.40:
Downloads are now hosted on Github as Google Code no longer accepts adding new downloads:
If you package Gource for a distro, please update the dependencies to use SDL 2 instead of SDL 1.2.
If you like Gource and would like to show your appreciation and encourage future work on this and other open source projects by the author, please consider making a donation!