Guix comes with a distribution of free software6 that form the basis of the GNU system. This
includes core GNU packages such as GNU libc, GCC, and Binutils, as well
as many GNU and non-GNU applications. The complete list of available
packages can be seen by running
guix package (see Invoking guix package):
guix package --list-available
Our goal is to build a practical 100% free software distribution of Linux-based and other variants of GNU, with a focus on the promotion and tight integration of GNU components, and an emphasis on programs and tools that help users exert that freedom.
|• Installing Debugging Files:||Feeding the debugger.|
|• Package Modules:||Packages from the programmer’s viewpoint.|
|• Packaging Guidelines:||Growing the distribution.|
|• Bootstrapping:||GNU/Linux built from scratch.|
|• Porting:||Targeting another platform or kernel.|
Building this distribution is a cooperative effort, and you are invited to join! Contributing, for information about how you can help.