WakaTime for Kakoune Kakoune

The open source plugin for productivity metrics, goals, leaderboards, and automatic time tracking.


  1. Put wakatime.kak in your autoload folder, located at $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/kak/autoload.

    (Usually ~/.config/kak/autoload or /usr/local/share/kak/autoload)

  2. Save your API key to your ~/.wakatime.cfg file.

  3. Use Kakoune like you normally do and your time will be tracked for you automatically.

  4. Visit https://wakatime.com/dashboard to see your coding activity.

For information about the ~/.wakatime.cfg format, see the wakatime-cli docs.

Note: The plugin will NOT work system-wide.