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Xara-GTK is described as 'Ara is a utility for searching the Debian package database. It works in batch mode, in interactive command-line mode (with a built-in line editor) or with a graphical interface, Xara' and is a Package Manager in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Xara-GTK for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based and Arch Linux. The best alternative is Chocolatey, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Xara-GTK are Homebrew, Synaptic, pacman (package manager) and Advanced Package Tool.

Xara-GTK alternatives are mainly Package Managers but may also be Software Installers or Software Uninstallers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Xara-GTK.
This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Ara is a utility for searching the Debian package database. It works in batch mode, in interactive command-line mode (with...

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  1. Chocolatey

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows

    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.

  2. Homebrew

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    Homebrew is the easiest and most flexible way to install the UNIX tools Apple didn’t include with macOS. Also available for Linux.



  3. Synaptic

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Debian
    • Xfce

    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+.

  4. pacman (package manager)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Arch Linux

    The pacman package manager is one of the major distinguishing features of Arch Linux . It combines a simple binary package format with an easy-to-use build system.

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  5. Advanced Package Tool

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Apt (for Advanced Package Tool) is a set of core tools inside Debian. The user interface application for Apt is aptitude.



  6. Terminal-based apt frontend.

  7. Yum is an automatic updater and package installer/remover for rpm systems. It automatically computes dependencies and figures out what things should occur to install packages. It makes it easier to maintain groups of machines without having to manually update each one using rpm.

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  8. Software Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

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

  9. The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a powerful command line driven package management system capable of installing, uninstalling, verifying, querying, and updating computer software packages.

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  10. Very simple command line application downloader. Simply enter the name of the application or partial. There are no dependancies, install anywhere, and even add to environmental variables for global use. Very small footprint. No installer, so does not mess with registries.

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