Ruby Package Management

Open-source Ruby projects categorized as Package Management

Top 10 Ruby Package Management Projects

  • Homebrew-cask

    🍻 A CLI workflow for the administration of macOS applications distributed as binaries

    Project mention: Calibre – New in Calibre 7.0 | | 2023-11-18

    Using Homebrew Cask for Calibre actually makes the problem worse because the download is consistently very slow for some people. For me, it took around an hour the last time I had it installed on my Mac.

  • CocoaPods

    The Cocoa Dependency Manager.

    Project mention: How To Handle VoIP Push Notifications using iOS Callkit | | 2024-02-15

    Cocoapods to install the Vonage Client SDK for iOS.

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • fpm

    Effing package management! Build packages for multiple platforms (deb, rpm, etc) with great ease and sanity.

    Project mention: Debian Discusses Vendoring yet Again | | 2023-11-06

    If you ever revisit that decision, check out FPM. It can shave off a few of the rough edges related to packaging:

  • RubyGems

    The Ruby community's gem hosting service.

    Project mention: Phlex is the ruby way to build your views | | 2023-06-08

    However, let's examine a typical partial, such as the one from the . search show page

  • Gem in a Box

    Really simple rubygem hosting

  • Berkshelf

    A Chef Cookbook manager

  • gemstash

    A cache and private gem server

  • WorkOS

    The modern identity platform for B2B SaaS. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • Modulation

    Modulation - explicit dependency management for Ruby

  • gemdiff

    Find source repositories for ruby gems. Open, compare, and update outdated gem versions

  • brewdo

    sandboxing for Homebrew

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 2024-02-15.

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What are some of the best open-source Package Management projects in Ruby? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Homebrew-cask 20,509
2 CocoaPods 14,413
3 fpm 11,016
4 RubyGems 2,294
5 Gem in a Box 1,477
6 Berkshelf 1,073
7 gemstash 739
8 Modulation 356
9 gemdiff 122
10 brewdo 93
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