What is Nix?
It makes package management reliable and reproducible. It provides atomic upgrades and rollbacks, side-by-side installation of multiple versions of a package, multi-user package management and easy setup of build environments.
Nix is a tool in the Package Managers category of a tech stack.
Nix is an open source tool with 10.1K GitHub stars and 1.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Nix's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Nix?
53 companies reportedly use Nix in their tech stacks, including Target, CentralApp, and KeepTruckin.
127 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Nix.
Replit, Starship (Shell Prompt), Nixery, devenv, and Jetpack Devbox are some of the popular tools that integrate with Nix. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Nix.
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