Yakuake is a drop-down terminal emulator based on KDE Konsole technology.


  • Smoothly rolls down from the top of your screen
  • Tabbed interface
  • Configurable dimensions and animation speed
  • Skinnable
  • Sophisticated D-Bus interface

Developed By


  • Eike Hein <hein@kde.org>
    Maintainer, Lead Developer
  • Francois Chazal
    Project Founder, Default skin (Inactive)

Thanks To:


Yakuake is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.