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Conan vs fpm: What are the differences?

What is Conan? C/C++ package manager. Install or build your own packages for any platform. Conan also allows you to run your own server easily from the command line.

What is fpm? Effing package management! Build packages for multiple platforms (deb, rpm, etc) with great ease and sanity. It helps you build packages quickly and easily (Packages like RPM and DEB formats). FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLE: IF FPM IS NOT HELPING YOU MAKE PACKAGES EASILY, THEN THERE IS A BUG IN FPM.

Conan and fpm belong to "Hosted Package Repository" category of the tech stack.

Conan and fpm are both open source tools. fpm with 9.19K GitHub stars and 917 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Conan with 2.94K GitHub stars and 383 GitHub forks.

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Pros of Conan
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    Crossplatform builds
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    Easy to maintain used dependencies
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    Build recipes can be very flexble
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    Integrations with cmake, qmake and other build systems
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    Easy to use

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Cons of Conan
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    3rd party recipes can be flawed
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    What is Conan?

    Install or build your own packages for any platform. Conan also allows you to run your own server easily from the command line.

    What is fpm?

    It helps you build packages quickly and easily (Packages like RPM and DEB formats).

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