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alien pkg convert is described as 'Alien is a program that converts between the rpm, dpkg, stampede slp, and slackware tgz file formats. If you want to use a package from another distribution than the one you have installed on your system, you can use alien to convert it to your preferred package format and' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to alien pkg convert for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Inno Setup, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like alien pkg convert are NSIS, Makeself, InstallShield and Debreate.

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  • Linux

Alien is a program that converts between the rpm, dpkg, stampede slp, and slackware tgz file formats. If you want to use a...

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  1. Inno Setup icon

    Inno Setup

    • Windows
    • Wine
    54 alternatives to Inno Setup 

    Inno Setup is a free installer for Windows programs. First introduced in 1997, Inno Setup today rivals and even surpasses many commercial installers in feature set and stability.

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    NSIS

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    54 alternatives to NSIS 

    NSIS (Nullsoft Scriptable Install System) is a professional open source system to create Windows installers. It is designed to be as small and flexible as possible and is therefore very suitable for internet distribution.

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    1.  Support for scriptingNSIS supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    2.  PortableNSIS can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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      Makeself

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      36 alternatives to Makeself 

      makeself.sh is a small shell script that generates a self-extractable tar.gz archive from a directory. The resulting file appears as a shell script (many of those have a .run suffix), and can be launched as is.

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      InstallShield

      • Windows
      52 alternatives to InstallShield 

      InstallShield is designed to enable development teams to be more agile, collaborative and flexible when building reliable InstallScript and Windows Installer (MSI) installations for PCs, servers, Web and virtual applications.

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      Debreate

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      26 alternatives to Debreate 

      Debreate is a utility to aid in building Debian packages (.deb). The goal behind Debreate is to make developing for Debian based Linux distributions more appealing, with an easy to use interface for packaging applications, artwork, media, themes, etc.

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      CreateInstall

      43 alternatives to CreateInstall 

      Professional installer software is an essential component for any software developer. The ideology behind the CreateInstall installer is based on two main principles. Complete control over the installation process and unlimited scalability.

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      HM NIS EDIT

      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      39 alternatives to HM NIS EDIT 

      HM NIS Edit is the best Editor/IDE for NSIS . It's useful for experts and beginners in the creation of Setup programs with the NSIS. Its Script Wizard will help you to create standard Setup programs with only few clicks, also its...

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      1.  PortableHM NIS EDIT can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
        Discontinued

        The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.0.3, released in March 2005, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • ClickTeam Install Creator icon

        ClickTeam Install Creator

        • FreemiumProprietary
        • Windows
        43 alternatives to ClickTeam Install Creator 

        Spend your time developing your creations not building the installers. Download the fully functional freeware version of Install Creator and create your first installation in less than one minute!

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        InstallBuilder

        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        52 alternatives to InstallBuilder 

        Modern, easy to use crossplatform installation tool similar to InstallShield multiplatform and InstallAnywhere. It works across Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. Free Licenses for open source projects.

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        GUI Debian Package Maker

        28 alternatives to GUI Debian Package Maker 

        A Debian package builder based on Debian Package Maker (http://debianpackagemaker.blogspot.com).

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        Discontinued

        Last release in December 2009

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