DefaultRepository

Tim Lebedkov edited this page Mar 23, 2016 · 4 revisions

summary Description of the default repository.

  • Repository URL: https://npackd.appspot.com/rep/xml?tag=stable
  • Currently over [https://npackd.appspot.com/rep/xml?tag=stable 300 applications] are available.
  • packages are updated regularly. The current update rate is about 3 months.
  • All software packages in this repository can be installed for free for private use. No trial versions are present. Please consult the corresponding licenses if you want to use them commercially.
  • Only stable packages are added to the repository (exceptions are packages with no existing stable versions).
  • All packages contain 32-bit software. Most of them work also on 64-bit Windows.
  • all download sites are tested using [http://www.urlvoid.com URLVoid]
  • all downloads are tested using [http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/ Microsoft Windows Essentials]
  • automatic updates are disabled where possible
  • all software is available in English
  • SHA1 (cryptographic check sum) is defined for every package (exceptions are packages where different versions are distributed using the same URL and the re-distribution is not allowed)
  • all packages have icons
  • a package should not install unrelated software. This also applies to packages without automatic installation that install unrelated software by default.