Nix is a build system, a configuration management system, and a mechanism for deploying software, focused on reproducibility.
It is the basis of an ecosystem of powerful tools for software development, including Nixpkgs, the largest, most up-to-date software repository in the world, and NixOS, a Linux distribution that can be configured fully declaratively.
When software is built with Nix, it works in perpetuity.
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17 May 2023
Announcing Nickel 1.0
Today, I am very excited to announce the 1.0 release of Nickel. A bit more than one year ago, we released the very first public version Nickel (0.1). Throughout various write-ups and public talks (1, 2, 3), we’ve been telling the story of our dissatisfaction with the state of…
23 February 2023
Taking the pulse of infrastructure management in 2023
We went to FOSDEM23 and CfgMgmtCamp23. Here are my impressions of the trends and evolutions in infrastructure and configuration management
16 February 2023
opam-nix: Nixify Your OCaml Projects
We present opam-nix, show how it helps to easily develop, build and test your OCaml projects with Nix
9 February 2023
Running a NixOS VM on macOS
Make your NixOS development on macOS easier with this simple trick...