This document is a WORK IN PROGRESS.
This is just a quick personal cheat sheet: treat its contents with caution!
Nix is a purely functional package manager that aims to make package management reliable and reproducible.
Although this cheat sheet is categorized as "NixOS-based", the Nix package manager can be installed on any distribution.
Table of contents¶
- "Multi-user" installation (recommended):
Switch to a previous Nix version (e.g.
$ hash -rin a Bash shell, or
$ rehashin a Zsh shell):
TODO: Switch to NixOS Nix version:
Search a Nix package:
Show a package description:
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