Upstart Alternatives

    Upstart is described as 'event-based replacement for the /sbin/init daemon which handles starting of tasks and services during boot, stopping them during shutdown and supervising them while' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Upstart for a variety of platforms, including Linux, BSD, Self-Hosted solutions, Python and OpenWrt. The best alternative is systemd, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Upstart are sysvinit (Free, Open Source), OpenRC (Free, Open Source), runit (Free, Open Source) and nosh (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 10, 2020

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