hw-diagnostics VS distrobox

Compare hw-diagnostics vs distrobox and see what are their differences.


Use any linux distribution inside your terminal. Enable both backward and forward compatibility with software and freedom to use whatever distribution you’re more comfortable with. Mirror available at: https://gitlab.com/89luca89/distrobox (by 89luca89)
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Posts with mentions or reviews of hw-diagnostics. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of distrobox. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-09-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing hw-diagnostics and distrobox you can also consider the following projects:

toolbox - Tool for interactive command line environments on Linux

wsl-distrod - Distrod is a meta-distro for WSL 2 which installs Ubuntu, Arch, Debian, Gentoo, etc. with systemd in a minute for you. Distrod also has built-in auto-start feature on Windows startup and port forwarding ability.

docker-android - Android in docker solution with noVNC supported and video recording

rustdesk - An open-source remote desktop, and alternative to TeamViewer.

toolbox-vscode - Toolbox Visual Studio Code integration

toolbox - The Docker Toolbox

flatpak - Linux application sandboxing and distribution framework

vscode-dev-containers - NOTE: Most of the contents of this repository have been migrated to the new devcontainers GitHub org (https://github.com/devcontainers). See https://github.com/devcontainers/template-starter and https://github.com/devcontainers/feature-starter for information on creating your own!

nix - Nix, the purely functional package manager

toolbox-images - deprecated

nix-alien - Run unpatched binaries on Nix/NixOS

dockerfiles - Various Dockerfiles I use on the desktop and on servers.