Simple and small program allowing to set the environment of any executable.
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Latest commit 48b4ae6 Oct 10, 2017
jcfr Merge pull request #90 from jcfr/launcherlib-support-updating-current…

launcherlib: Add updateCurrentEnvironment() function



CTK Application launcher is a lightweight open-source utility allowing to set environment before starting a real application.

The launcher is available on Linux, Windows and MacOSX.

Read the wiki for more details.

Build Status

Linux MacOSX Windows


Contributions are welcome, and they are greatly appreciated! Every little bit helps, and credit will always be given.

See for more details.

maintainers: how to make a release ?

Follow step below after checking that all tests pass

  1. Update CMakeLists.txt
  • set CTKAppLauncher_VERSION_IS_RELEASE to 1
  • update CTKAppLauncher_*_VERSION variables
  1. Commit changes with message:

    CTKAppLauncher X.Y.Z
  2. Tag the release. Requires a GPG key with signatures. For version X.Y.Z:

    git tag -s -m "CTKAppLauncher X.Y.Z" vX.Y.Z master
  3. Publish the tag

    git push origin vX.Y.Z
  4. Then publish the master branch to trigger the release build

    git push origin master
  5. Update CMakeLists.txt setting CTKAppLauncher_VERSION_IS_RELEASE to 0

  6. Commit changes with message:

    Begin post-X.Y.Z development
    [ci skip]
  7. Publish the master branch


It is covered by the Apache License, Version 2.0: