NuGet Alternatives

    NuGet is described as 'Visual Studio extension that makes it easy to install and update open source libraries and tools in Visual Studio' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to NuGet for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Windows S and Windows Phone. The best alternative is Chocolatey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NuGet are Just Install (Free, Open Source), OneGet (Free, Open Source), Microsoft Store (Free) and Ubuntu Sources List Generator (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 5, 2017

    1. Chocolatey NuGet is a Machine Package Manager, somewhat like apt-get, but built with Windows in mind. It is built on top of NuGet command line and the NuGet infrastructure.
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    2. just-install - The stupid package installer for Windows.


    3. OneGet is a unified interface to package management systems and aims to make Software Discovery, Installation and Inventory (SDII) work via a common set of cmdlets (and eventually a set of APIs).
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    4. A world of apps in the Microsoft Store.
    5. Ubuntu Sources List Generator is a website where you can generate a sources.list file with a lot of useful repositories.
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    6. The Debgen is a tool that allows the user to create /apt/sources.list file by adding some extra repositories beyond the standards.
    7. App Grid is a new lightweight Snap Store alternative that tries to make application discovery easier by using a grid view which includes app screenshots and ratings.
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    8. This program installs a collection of some of the best Ubuntu software and can be considered to be one of the top things to do after installing Ubuntu.
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    9. CoApp is an open-source package management system for Windows.

      Discontinued

      Latest commit f1a1e50 on Jan 24, 2015. See https://github.com/coapp/coapp.org

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    10. PostInstallerF is a small, lightweight, useful tool that can be used to install 100+ essential softwares, Games, audio/video codecs, and third-party repositories which are not included by default in Fedora, Ubuntu and Manjaro.
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