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 normal and your stats will automatically show on your WakaTime Dashboard.

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

Note: The plugin will NOT work system-wide.

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