Java Distribution

Open-source Java projects categorized as Distribution | Edit details

Top 9 Java Distribution Projects

  • Nexus

    Sonatype Nexus Repository Manager; Open-source codebase mirror

  • Capsule

    Dead-Simple Packaging and Deployment for JVM Apps

  • Mergify

    Automate your Pull Request with Mergify. Mergify is the most powerful merge queue tool that offers speculative checks, batch merges, and multiple queueing options. Coordinated with any CI and fully integrated to GitHub. Get started or request a demo!

  • JavaPackager

    :package: Gradle/Maven plugin to package Java applications as native Windows, Mac OS X, or GNU/Linux executables and create installers for them.

    Project mention: What is the official/most common/best way to make a .exe from a Java desktop app with a JavaFX GUI? | | 2021-12-27
  • Getdown

    Download, Install, Update

    Project mention: How is Minecraft an exe ? | | 2021-11-27

    For updates I used

  • IzPack

    IzPack - Source Code

  • Launch4j

  • jdeploy

    Developer friendly desktop deployment tool

    Project mention: JavaFX Browser (JavaSE local build) not loading | | 2022-05-12
  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • artipie

    Binary Artifact Management Tool

    Project mention: Detect uses of legacy Java or library APIs | | 2021-08-25

    Integrated it into our project after this post:

  • really-executable-jars-maven-plugin

    maven plugin for making chmod +x jar files

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-05-12.

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What are some of the best open-source Distribution projects in Java? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Nexus 1,155
2 Capsule 1,145
3 JavaPackager 526
4 Getdown 454
5 IzPack 286
6 Launch4j 282
7 jdeploy 265
8 artipie 256
9 really-executable-jars-maven-plugin 110
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