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Cakebrew Alternatives

Cakebrew is described as 'is the most convenient way to use Homebrew for your daily tasks! It does for Homebrew what Synaptics does to Linux package managers. From the Cakebrew UI, you can:' and is a Package Manager in the development category. There are seven alternatives to Cakebrew for Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Homebrew. The best alternative is Homebrew, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cakebrew are Homebrew Cask, Setapp, MacPorts and Mac App Store.

Cakebrew alternatives are mainly Package Managers but may also be Software Installers or App Stores. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cakebrew.
This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac

Cakebrew is the most convenient way to use Homebrew for your daily tasks! It does for Homebrew what Synaptics does to Linux...

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  1. Homebrew

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Homebrew is the easiest and most flexible way to install the UNIX tools Apple didn’t include with macOS. Also available for Linux.

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    it's not GUI, cakebrew is a GUI/client to homebrew

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  2. Homebrew Cask

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Homebrew

    Homebrew-cask provides a friendly homebrew-style CLI workflow for the administration of Mac applications distributed as binaries.

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  3. Setapp

    • Mac
    • Online

    Setapp provides a curated collection of commercial apps available through a low-cost subscription. Access to the apps is driven by a straight-forward local app that neatly organizes them in a searchable, filterable and configurable list.

  4. MacPorts

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    The MacPorts Project is an opensource package management system that simplifies compiling, installing, upgrading, and removal of other open-source software on Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and later, running on Intel or Apple Silicon.

  5. Mac App Store

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    The Mac App Store is the best place to find apps for Mac. No more boxes, no more disks, no more time-consuming installation. Just like the App Store for iPhone and iPad, click once to download and install any app on your Mac.



  6. Fink

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    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 run on Mac OS X. (This process is called portin.

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  7. Cakebrewjs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Download Cakebrewjs for free. Homebrew GUI App written in electron. brew GUI, Possible to install using:

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