swupd-client VS Sparkle

Compare swupd-client vs Sparkle and see what are their differences.


Software update client (by clearlinux)


A software update framework for macOS (by sparkle-project)
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swupd-client Sparkle
1 13
106 6,535
1.9% 0.4%
0.0 0.0
5 months ago 1 day ago
Shell Objective-C
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Posts with mentions or reviews of swupd-client. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of Sparkle. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-08-21.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing swupd-client and Sparkle you can also consider the following projects:

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transgui - 🧲 A feature rich cross platform Transmission BitTorrent client. Faster and has more functionality than the built-in web GUI.

Transmission - Official Transmission BitTorrent client repository

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