Exploring vcpkg Packages with vcpkg.link

Search and discover the C++ packages ecosystem available through vcpkg

While browsing Reddit, I ran into the following post that was asking if other vcpkg browser were available besides vcpkg.io.

Working myself on Offlands, which heavily use vcpkg to integrate all the necessary third-party libraries, I often ran into the need of quickly getting information about a given package.

Since existings solutions did not provide much detail compared to comparable online package explorers such as npmjs.com or crates.io, I decided to create my own platform available at vcpkg.link.

The key available features include:

All updates of the project are available in its changelog.