nvm VS asdf

Compare nvm vs asdf and see what are their differences.

nvm

Node Version Manager - POSIX-compliant bash script to manage multiple active node.js versions (by nvm-sh)

asdf

Extendable version manager with support for Ruby, Node.js, Elixir, Erlang & more (by asdf-vm)
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nvm asdf
147 111
54,637 12,789
2.2% 3.0%
8.3 8.4
1 day ago 10 days ago
Shell Shell
MIT License MIT License
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nvm

Posts with mentions or reviews of nvm. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-16.

asdf

Posts with mentions or reviews of asdf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-15.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nvm and asdf you can also consider the following projects:

fnm - 🚀 Fast and simple Node.js version manager, built in Rust

pyenv - Simple Python version management

SDKMan - The SDKMAN! Command Line Interface

volta - Volta: JS Toolchains as Code. ⚡

rbenv - Manage your app's Ruby environment

nodist - Natural node.js and npm version manager for windows.

metaplex - Protocol and application framework for decentralized NFT minting, storefronts, and sales.

jenv - Manage your Java environment

nvm for Windows - A node.js version management utility for Windows. Ironically written in Go.

HomeBrew - 🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)