Lingon is described as '[The Lingon open-source project on SourceForge.net (http://sourceforge.net/projects/lingon/) is no longer developed'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Lingon for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Startup Delayer, which is free. Other great apps like Lingon are LaunchControl (Paid), Plisterine (Paid), LaunchD Task Scheduler (Paid) and Cronnix (Free, Open Source).
- 12 alternatives
- Startup Delayer gives you the power to optimize your Startup Process by delaying applications from starting up as soon as you log into your computer. View 25 alternatives to Startup Delayer
has not been updated since 2015.No screenshots yet
- Freemium • Proprietary
Startup Delayer vs LingonThey share no common functionality
- LaunchControl is the new face of launchd(8). It allows you to manage system- and user services on your Mac. View 14 alternatives to LaunchControl
- Paid • Proprietary
LaunchControl vs LingonIt does everything Lingon does and *much* more.It is the only tool telling me why a job does not work. Saves al lot of time.
- CronniX is an Aqua frontend to the powerful Unix tool "cron". Cron is a Unix system service that allows scheduled execution of scripts, programs, applications - in short anything that can be started from the command line. View 5 alternatives to Cronnix
App is permanently discontinued from developer.
- Free • Open Source
Cronnix vs LingonLingon is for startup scripts. Cronnix is for cron jobs.
- Start-Q is a freeware that allows delayed launch of startup items to start applications in a more orderly fashion. View 29 alternatives to Start-Q
The product is no longer available on the official website, but last version, v1.3, released on January 2011, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.
- Free • Proprietary