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Pamac Alternatives

Pamac is described as 'Graphical Package Manager for Manjaro Linux (based on libalpm)' and is a Package Manager in the development category. There are five alternatives to Pamac for Linux and Arch Linux. The best alternative is Octopi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pamac are Muon, Software Manager, Kalu and TkPacman.

Pamac alternatives are mainly Package Managers but may also be Software Installers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Pamac.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
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  • Manjaro Linux

Graphical Package Manager for Manjaro Linux (based on libalpm).

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    Octopi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Octopi is a GUI package manager built on QT that makes using both of the Arch/Manjaro prime terminal package managers - pacman & yaourt - simple point & click operations.

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    JohnFastman

    Pamac and Octopi allow graphical interaction with pacman, the default package manager for Manjaro linux. Pamac is probably the more user-friendly, though.

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    Muon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Manage applications and libraries installed on your system to the package level. Search, install and remove packages and inspect their versions and their dependencies.

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    Software Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    A software manager for the Linux Mint operating system to easily install new applications.

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    doesn't use pacman as backend

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  4. Kalu

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Arch Linux

    kalu (which could stand for "Keeping Arch Linux Up-to-date") is a small application that will add an icon to your systray and sit there, regularly checking if there's anything new for you to upgrade.

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    TkPacman

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Arch Linux

    tkPacman is a lightweight graphical user interface for 'pacman', the package manager of Arch Linux.

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