WSL VS dnf

Compare WSL vs dnf and see what are their differences.

WSL

Source code behind the Windows Subsystem for Linux documentation. (by MicrosoftDocs)

dnf

Package manager based on libdnf and libsolv. Replaces YUM. (by rpm-software-management)
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WSL dnf
25 13
1,839 1,186
1.4% 0.4%
8.9 8.6
5 days ago 10 days ago
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WSL

Posts with mentions or reviews of WSL. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-03-13.

dnf

Posts with mentions or reviews of dnf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-01-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing WSL and dnf you can also consider the following projects:

Chocolatey - Chocolatey - the package manager for Windows

dnfdragora - dnfdragora is a dnf frontend based on libyui abstraction

libdnf - Package management library.

toolchains_llvm - LLVM toolchain for bazel

ci-dnf-stack - CI tests for the dnf stack

microdnf - Lightweight implementation of dnf in C

dnf5 - Next-generation RPM package management system

AmogOS - ඞ Among-us themed OS. As seen on Reddit and Youtube.

sorbet - A fast, powerful type checker designed for Ruby

noclip.website - A digital museum of video game levels

ipe-wiki - A Wiki for tips and tricks related to Ipe