Chestnut Package Manager

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Chestnut Package Manager

https://sourceforge.net/projects/chestnut
a utility to handle executables and resource files in a transparent, platform independent and relocatable way.

Chestnut Package Manager is a utility to handle executables and resource files in a transparent, platform independent and relocatable way. Its concept is similar to Apple bundles and Java archives. It is implemented in Python. The application consists of a Python library and three executables:

  • a runner, cnrun, which runs executables identified by the package name, the version and the entry point
  • a path resolver, cnpath, which returns the absolute path of a resource given the same identification as above
  • a lister, cnls, which provides a list of the packages available, and detailed information about their contents

Documentation

http://chestnut.sourceforge.net/documentation/





Licensing

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LGPLv3

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Kelly Hopkins

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31 March 2009




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Stefano Borini Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperDownloadhttp://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=238085
SupportHomepagehttp://chestnut.sourceforge.net/faq/
DeveloperHomepagehttp://sourceforge.net/projects/chestnut/
Bug TrackingBug Trackinghttp://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=238085&atid=1105454


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 February 2017.



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