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Porticus Alternatives

Porticus is described as 'Cocoa GUI for the MacPorts package manager. MacPorts provides ready to build open-source software packages modified to compile and run on Mac OS X. Porticus provides a GUI front-end to this tool' and is an app. There are three alternatives to Porticus for Mac, Xfce, Debian and Linux. The best alternative is Synaptic, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Porticus are Pallet and PortAuthority.

Porticus alternatives are mainly Package Managers but may also be Software Installers or Software Updaters. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Porticus.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac

Porticus is a Cocoa GUI for the MacPorts package manager. MacPorts provides ready to build open-source software packages...

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    Synaptic

    • Linux
    • Debian
    • Xfce
    47 alternatives to Synaptic 

    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+.

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    Pallet

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    1 alternatives to Pallet 

    Pallet is the official MacPorts GUI app for Mac OS X and was started as a GSoC project in May 2009. It is in active development and continuous improvement (this is a beta product).

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    PortAuthority

    • Mac
    3 alternatives to PortAuthority 

    PortAuthority provides a GUI for the MacPorts Unix software management system for Mac OS X. MacPorts is a powerful command-line tool for installing and updating a variety of Unix-based applications for the Mac.

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