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Upstart

Init daemon

Upstart Description
Upstart is an event-based replacement for the traditional init daemon the method by which several Unix-like computer operating systems perform tasks when the computer is started. It was written by Scott James Remnant, a former employee of Canonical Ltd.
A list below shows Upstart alternatives which were either selected by us or voted for by users. You can filter this list by tags and platforms

Latest version of Upstart is 1.13 and it was released on 2014-07-11.

Upstart Alternatives

  • Ubuntu Software Center by Canonical Ltd.

    Ubuntu Software Center or simply Software Center was a high-level graphical front end for the APT/dpkg package management system. It was free software written in Python, PyGTK/PyGObject based on...

    Latest version of Ubuntu Software Center is 13.10 and it was released on 2013-10-07.

    Tags: Dpkg, Free Software Programmed In Python, Linux Package Managementrelated Software, Linux Pms Graphical Frontends, Package Management Software That Uses Gtk, Software Distribution Platforms, Software That Uses Pygobject, Ubuntu
  • Advanced Package Tool

    The Advanced Package Tool, or APT, is a free software user interface that works with core libraries to handle the installation and removal of software on the Debian, Slackware and other Linux...

    Latest version of Advanced Package Tool is 1.0.9.8.3 and it was released on 2016-03-16.

    Tags: Crossplatform Free Software, Debian, Dpkg, Free Package Management Systems, Free Software, Free Software Programmed In C, Linux Package Managementrelated Software, Software Update Managers, Ubuntu
  • Ubuntu Restricted Extras by various

    Ubuntu Restricted Extras is a software package for the computer operating system Ubuntu that allows the user to install essential software which is not already included due to legal or copyright...

    Tags: Linux Package Managementrelated Software, Ubuntu
  • Software Updater by Canonical Ltd.

    In several Linux operating systems, the Software Updater (previously known as Update Manager) program updates installed software and their associated packages with important software updates for...

    Latest version of Software Updater is 0.156.14 and it was released on 2016-11-30.

    Tags: Linux Package Managementrelated Software, Package Management Software That Uses Gtk, Software Update Managers, Ubuntu
  • Medibuntu

    Medibuntu (Multimedia, Entertainment & Distractions In Ubuntu) was a community-maintained repository of Debian packages that could not be included in the Ubuntu distribution for legal...

    Tags: Linux Package Managementrelated Software, Ubuntu
  • Ubiquity

    Ubiquity is the default installer for Ubuntu and its derivatives. It is run from the Live CD or USB and can be triggered to run from the options on the device or on the desktop of the Live mode. It...

    Latest version of Ubiquity is 2.21.37 and it was released on 2015-10-20.

    Tags: Free Software Programmed In Python, Linux Installation Software, Ubuntu
  • XSplash by Cody Russell, Ken VanDine

    XSplash is a software project in the Ubuntu community that uses the X Window System to replace the scrolling-text screens that appear while booting a Linux-based computer with a graphical splash...

    Latest version of XSplash is 0.8.5 and it was released on 2009-10-22.

    Tags: Booting, Free System Software, Ubuntu
  • Wubi by Agostino Russo, Geza Kovacs, Oliver Mattos, Ecology2007

    Wubi (Windows-based Ubuntu Installer) is a discontinued free software Ubuntu installer, that was the official Windows-based software, from 2008 until 2013, to install Ubuntu from within Windows, to...

    Latest version of Wubi is 12.04 and it was released on 2012-04-26.

    Tags: Free Software Programmed In C, Free System Software, Linux Installation Software, Ubuntu, Windowsonly Free Software
  • fcron by Thibault Godouet

    fcron is a computer program with a GNU General Public License (GNU GPL) license that performs periodic command scheduling. It has been developed on Linux and should work on POSIX systems. As with...

    Latest version of fcron is 3.2.1 and it was released on 2016-06-26.

    Tags: Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • daemontools

    daemontools is the "seminal process supervision toolkit" written by Daniel J. Bernstein as an improvement to the inittab, /etc/ttys, init.d or rc.local alternatives, providing all of the following...

    Latest version of daemontools is 0.76 and it was released on 2001-07-12.

    Tags: Publicdomain Software With Source Code, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • htop by Hisham Muhammad

    htop is an interactive system-monitor process-viewer and process-manager. It is designed as an alternative to the Unix program top. It shows a frequently updated list of the processes running on a...

    Latest version of htop is 2.0.2 and it was released on 2016-07-21[https://github.com/hishamhm/htop/releases/tag/2.0.2 ].

    Tags: Free Software Programmed In C, Software That Uses Ncurses, System Monitors, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • launchd

    In computing, launchd, a unified service-management framework, starts, stops and manages daemons, applications, processes, and...

    Tags: Macos, Software Using The Apache License, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • Monit by Tildeslash Ltd

    Monit is a free, ] process supervision tool for Unix and Linux. With Monit, system status can be viewed directly from the command line, or via the native]. Monit rose to popularity with Ruby on...

    Latest version of Monit is 5.23.0 and it was released on 2017-06-07.

    Tags: Software Using The Gnu Agpl License, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • runit

    runit is an init scheme for Unix-like operating systems that initializes, supervises, and ends processes throughout the operating system. Runit is a reimplementation of the daemontools process...

    Latest version of runit is 2.1.2 and it was released on 2014-08-10.

    Tags: Software Using The Bsd License, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • codenmoncode by Nigel Griffiths (IBM)

    nmon (short hand for Nigel's Monitor) is a computer performance system monitor tool for the AIX and Linux operating systems. The tool displays on-screen or saves to a data file the operating system...

    Tags: Free System Software, System Monitors, Curses, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software
  • top

    top (table of processes) is a task manager program found in many Unix-like operating systems. It produces an ordered list of running processes selected by user-specified criteria, and updates it...

    Tags: Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software, System Administration, System Monitors
  • OpenRC by OpenRC Developers

    On Unix-like systems, OpenRC is a dependency-based init. Since 0.25 OpenRC includes openrc-init, which can replace /sbin/init OpenRC is the default init system of Gentoo, Alpine Linux, Artix Linux...

    Latest version of OpenRC is 0.27 and it was released on 2017-06-08.

    Tags: Software Using The Bsd License, Unix Process And Taskmanagementrelated Software