flyctl VS s6-overlay

Compare flyctl vs s6-overlay and see what are their differences.


Command line tools for services (by superfly)


s6 overlay for containers (includes execline, s6-linux-utils & a custom init) (by just-containers)
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flyctl s6-overlay
279 24
819 2,800
10.3% 2.9%
6.1 8.2
4 days ago 8 days ago
Go Shell
Apache License 2.0 GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of flyctl. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-11-27.


Posts with mentions or reviews of s6-overlay. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-09-30.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing flyctl and s6-overlay you can also consider the following projects:

vercel - Develop. Preview. Ship.

docker-restic-cron - Automated Restic backups from Docker

docker-php-nginx - Docker image with PHP-FPM 8.1 & Nginx 1.22 on Alpine Linux



k3s - Lightweight Kubernetes

Dokku - A docker-powered PaaS that helps you build and manage the lifecycle of applications

tinypilot - Use your Raspberry Pi as a browser-based KVM.

litestream - Streaming replication for SQLite.

podman-compose - a script to run docker-compose.yml using podman

litestream-s6-example - Example repository for building a multi-process Docker container.

supabase - The open source Firebase alternative. Follow to stay updated about our public Beta.