nix-mate VS nixos-manager

Compare nix-mate vs nixos-manager and see what are their differences.


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nix-mate nixos-manager
1 2
7 166
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0.0 0.0
over 2 years ago over 3 years ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of nix-mate. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning nix-mate yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of nixos-manager. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-01-07.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nix-mate and nixos-manager you can also consider the following projects:

cachix - Command line client for Nix binary cache hosting:

nixfmt - A formatter for Nix code

threepenny-gui - GUI framework that uses the web browser as a display.

hercules-ci-agent - build and deployment agent

gi-atk - Generate Haskell bindings for GObject-Introspection capable libraries

jupyenv - Declarative and reproducible Jupyter environments - powered by Nix

frpnow-gtk3 - Extended version of frpnow-gtk updated to GTK3

shine - Super fast fixed-point MP3 encoder with JS/wasm and android native bindings.

ihp - 🔥 The fastest way to build type safe web apps. IHP is a new batteries-included web framework optimized for longterm productivity and programmer happiness

nix-deploy - Deploy software or an entire NixOS system configuration to another NixOS system

hocker - Utilities for interacting with the docker registry and generating nix build instructions