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Nixstaller Alternatives

Nixstaller is described as 'Open Source project with the goal to create user friendly and flexible installers that work on various UNIX like systems' and is a software installer in the os & utilities category. There are five alternatives to Nixstaller for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Inno Setup, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Nixstaller are NSIS, Makeself, InstallBuilder and MojoSetup.

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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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      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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    • MojoSetup

      5 alternatives to MojoSetup 

      The most complex and flexible opensource GUI installer for Linux.

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      1.  Support for scriptingMojoSetup supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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