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Paru is described as 'AUR helper written in Rust and based on the design of yay. It aims to be your standard pacman wrapping AUR helper with minimal interaction' and is a Package Manager in the os & utilities category. There are six alternatives to Paru for Linux, Arch Linux, Ubuntu and Linux Mobile. The best alternative is Yay, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Paru are Pacstall, yaourt, pacaur and Trizen.

Paru 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 Paru.
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  1. Yay

    6 alternatives to Yay 

    Yay is an AUR helper written in go, based on the design of yaourt, apacman and pacaur.

     Yay has no features, suggest some!
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    Pacstall

    • Linux
    • Linux Mobile
    • Ubuntu
    13 alternatives to Pacstall 

    Pacstall will attempt to become the AUR Ubuntu wishes it had. It takes the AUR and puts a spin on it, making it easier to install programs without scouring github repos and the likes.

     Pacstall has no features, suggest some!


  3. yaourt

    6 alternatives to yaourt 

    pacman manager + acsess to AUR.

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    Discontinued

    yaourt is listed in the "discontinued and problematic" section on the "AUR Helpers" page in the Arch Linux wikihttps://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/AUR_helpers#Discontinued_or_problematic

  4. pacaur

    • Linux
    • Arch Linux
    6 alternatives to pacaur 

    An AUR helper that minimizes user interaction.

     pacaur has no features, suggest some!
    Discontinued

    In December 2017 its main developer announced pacaur as an "unmanteined project". https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?pid=1755144#p1755144

  5. Trizen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    7 alternatives to Trizen 

    Trizen AUR Package Manager: A lightweight wrapper for AUR.

     Trizen has no features, suggest some!


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    Aura Package Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Arch Linux
    5 alternatives to Aura Package Manager 

    Aura is a package manager for Arch Linux. Its original purpose is as an AUR helper, in that it automates the process of installing packages from the Arch User Repositories. It is, however, capable of much more.

     Aura Package Manager has no features, suggest some!
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