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  • Chocolatey icon

    Chocolatey

    Chocolatey NuGet is a Machine Package Manager, somewhat like apt-get, but built with Windows in mind. It is built on top of NuGet command line and the NuGet infrastructure. In terms of updates, it allows you to update nearly...

    Open Source Windows

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    Synaptic

    Synaptic is a graphical package management program for apt. It provides the same features as the apt-get command line utility with a GUI front-end based on Gtk+. * Install, remove, upgrade and downgrade single and multiple...

    Open Source Linux Debian Xfce

  • Homebrew icon

    Homebrew

    Homebrew is the easiest and most flexible way to install the UNIX tools Apple didn't include with OS X.

    Open Source Mac

  • Homebrew Cask icon

    Homebrew Cask

    Homebrew-cask provides a friendly homebrew-style CLI workflow for the administration of Mac applications distributed as binaries. It's implemented as a homebrew external command called cask.

    Open Source Mac Homebrew

  • Ubuntu Update Manager icon

    Ubuntu Update Manager

    One of the great things about using open source software is the frequency with which bugs are fixed, security holes are patched, and new features are added. Ubuntu includes a very convenient update manager, which checks the software...

    Open Source Linux

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    Advanced Package Tool

    Apt (for Advanced Package Tool) is a set of core tools inside Debian. The user interface application for Apt is aptitude.

    Open Source Linux

  • App Grid icon

    App Grid

    App Grid is a new lightweight Ubuntu Software Center alternative that tries to make application discovery easier by using a grid view which includes app screenshots and ratings. Discover the best...

    Open Source Linux

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    Just Install

    just-install - The stupid package installer for Windows. Chocolatey , Ninite , Npackd are way too slow, bloated and difficult to extend. I needed a no-frills solution to install stuff on Windows machines, here it is. ...

    Open Source Windows

  • win-get

    win-get is an installer and software repository for Microsoft Windows, like apt-get in Linux.

    Open Source Windows

  • Ubuntu Sources List Generator

    Ubuntu Sources List Generator is a website where you can generate a sources.list file with a lot of useful repositories.

    Free Linux Web / Cloud

  • Duo icon

    Duo

    Duo is a next-generation package manager that blends the best ideas from Component, Browserify and Go to make organizing and writing front-end code quick and painless.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Nix Package Manager

    Nix is a powerful package manager for Linux and other Unix systems that makes package management reliable and reproducible. It provides atomic upgrades and rollbacks, side-by-side installation of multiple versions of a package...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    PostInstallerF

    PostInstallerF is a small, lightweight, useful tool that can be used to install 100+ essential softwares.

    Open Source Linux

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    Ubuntu After Install

    Automated installation a lot of useful extra software on Ubuntu after the initial desktop install.

    Open Source Linux

  • CoApp icon

    CoApp

    CoApp is an open-source package management system for Windows. The goal of the CoApp project is to create a community of developers dedicated to creating a set of tools and processes that enable other open source developers to...

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued Latest commit f1a1e50 on Jan 24, 2015. See https://github.com/coapp/coapp.org
  • Debian Sources List Generator

    The Debgen is a tool that allows the user to create /apt/sources.list file by adding some extra repositories beyond the standards.

    Free Linux Web / Cloud

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    Fink

    What is Fink? Fink is a project that wants to bring the full world of Unix Open Source software to Darwin and Mac OS X. As a result, we have two main goals. First, to modify existing Open Source software so that it will compile and...

    Open Source Mac

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  • Oduso icon

    Oduso

    Quickly install apps, themes and tweaks with Oduso. Just select the apps that you would like to install and paste the generated command into the terminal.

    Free Linux Web / Cloud

  • PortAuthority icon

    PortAuthority

    PortAuthority provides a GUI for the MacPorts Unix software management system for Mac OS X. MacPorts is a powerful command-line tool for installing and updating a variety of Unix-based applications for the Mac. Its power, though...

    Commercial Mac

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    Rudix

    Rudix is a package-based, user-friendly way to extend the Unix portion of Mac OS X with additional network utilities, computer languages, development libraries, text tools and everything else you missed from command line.

    Open Source Mac

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    MacLibre

    MacLibre is an Open Source Software Distribution for Mac OS X. It's simple, intuitive with applications you need. It brings a new way of software installation on your Mac. It installs a pack of great free/open source apps and...

    Open Source Mac

    • Discontinued Website not accessible and development seems to have ceased.
  • InstallPad icon

    InstallPad

    Downloading the latest versions of your favorite programs is a tiring task, especially on a fresh installation of Windows. Navigating through the mess of websites and download links is frustrating, waiting for the installers to...

    Free Personal Windows

    • Discontinued http://installpad.com/ available for sale
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