Rust Nixpkgs

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Nixpkgs

Top 10 Rust Nixpkg Projects

  • nixpacks

    App source + Nix packages + Docker = Image

    Project mention: Multi-Worker Application on ARM Architecture | /r/dokku | 2023-06-11

    We have an upcoming nixpacks builder that should work on ARM/ARM64, but there are issues in the nixpacks codebase I'm still trying to sort out before that lands.

  • nil

    NIx Language server, an incremental analysis assistent for writing in Nix.

    Project mention: Show HN: Postgres Language Server | | 2023-08-06

    This looks nice!

    As someone interested in developing a client for it, I'm interested in couple of things: what are the features supported by it currently, the tweak-able configuration that can be passed to it and the various code action available. I like the way nil language server has documented it ( Is there something equivalent available for this ?

  • InfluxDB

    Collect and Analyze Billions of Data Points in Real Time. Manage all types of time series data in a single, purpose-built database. Run at any scale in any environment in the cloud, on-premises, or at the edge.

  • nix-index

    Quickly locate nix packages with specific files [maintainers=@bennofs @figsoda @raitobezarius]

    Project mention: Where to find SAR in the package manager? | /r/NixOS | 2023-06-24

    nix-index can be used to provide this functionality, and to automate this process you can use nix-index-database (setup instructions are in the README).

  • nix-init

    Generate Nix packages from URLs with hash prefetching, dependency inference, license detection, and more [maintainer=@figsoda]

    Project mention: Write Guix package definitions in a breeze: Introducing Guix Packager | | 2023-11-26
  • nixpkgs-fmt

    Nix code formatter for nixpkgs [maintainer=@zimbatm]

  • lanzaboote

    Secure Boot for NixOS [maintainers=@blitz @raitobezarius @nikstur]

    Project mention: What is there to NixOS that is not just `nix` the package/config/whatever manager? | /r/NixOS | 2023-06-22

    Easy peasy secure boot with lanzaboote

  • nurl

    Generate Nix fetcher calls from repository URLs [maintainer=@figsoda]

    Project mention: nurl - Generate Nix fetcher calls from repository URLs | /r/coolgithubprojects | 2023-03-13
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  • nix-du

    Visualise which gc-roots to delete to free some space in your nix store

    Project mention: Help a home-manager newbie properly cleanup /nix/store | /r/Nix | 2023-04-22 can be helpful to understand better what’s consuming space after a normal GC.

  • nix-template

    Make creating nix expressions easy

    Project mention: How do I get the sha256 for a package to use in fetchFromGithub command ? | /r/NixOS | 2023-02-05
  • patsh

    A command-line tool for patching shell scripts inspired by resholve [maintainer=@figsoda]

    Project mention: Show HN: Nurl: Generate Nix fetcher calls from repository URLs | | 2023-03-13
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 2023-11-26.

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

Project Stars
1 nixpacks 1,892
2 nil 865
3 nix-index 605
4 nix-init 578
5 nixpkgs-fmt 495
6 lanzaboote 463
7 nurl 296
8 nix-du 247
9 nix-template 204
10 patsh 34
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