Mas CLI Alternatives

    Mas CLI is described as 'A simple command line interface for the Mac App Store. Designed for scripting and automation' and is an app in the Online Services category. There are seven alternatives to Mas CLI for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Linux, the Web, iPhone and BSD. The best alternative is Synaptic, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mas CLI are Homebrew (Free, Open Source), Apple App Store (Free), Nix Package Manager (Free, Open Source) and MacPorts (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 2, 2018

    • 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+.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
      • Debian
      • Xfce
    • Homebrew is the easiest and most flexible way to install the UNIX tools Apple didn’t include with macOS. Also available for Linux.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux


    • The App Store lets you discover hundreds of thousands of applications that you can download for your iOS device.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
    • Nix is a powerful package manager for Linux and other Unix systems that makes package management reliable and reproducible.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • The MacPorts Project is an open-source community initiative to design an easy-to-use system for compiling, installing, and upgrading either command-line, X11 or Aqua based...
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • The best alternative to Ninite for Mac. Get multiple apps silently. Just choose what apps to install and get apps installed automatically, fast and easy.
    • 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.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac