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Project Summary

NixOS is a Linux distribution with a unique approach to package and configuration management. Built on top of the Nix package manager, it is completely declarative, makes upgrading systems reliable, and has many other advantages.

NixOS has a completely declarative approach to configuration management: you write a specification of the desired configuration of your system in NixOS’s modular language, and NixOS takes care of making it happen.

NixOS has atomic upgrades and rollbacks. It’s always safe to try an upgrade or configuration change: if things go wrong, you can always roll back to the previous configuration.

Declarative specs and safe upgrades make NixOS a great system for DevOps use.

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shell script
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30 Day Summary

Jun 25 2022 — Jul 25 2022

12 Month Summary

Jul 25 2021 — Jul 25 2022
  • 88528 Commits
    Up + 19906 (29%) from previous 12 months
  • 2359 Contributors
    Up + 254 (12%) from previous 12 months

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