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Gigolo is a frontend to easily manage connections to remote filesystems using GIO/GVfs. It allows you to quickly connect/mount local and remote filesystems and manage bookmarks of such.

For more information and additional help, please see the homepage at http://www.uvena.de/gigolo/.

About the name

Let me quote Olivier Fourdan about the name 'Gigolo':

<ofourdan> Q: Why is it called “gigolo”

<ofourdan> A: Because it mounts what it's told to


The main window (icon view) The main window (detailed view) The bookmark edit dialog


  • GTK 2.12 or newer
  • GLib 2.16 or newer
  • GVfs (in any version)
  • intltool