GNU Guix Manual 1.4.0

Documentation for GNU Guix is available online. You may also find more information about Guix by running info guix.

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This version of the manual is updated frequently to include the latest changes from Guix's source files. It is more up-to-date than the manual for the release of Guix.

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Guix is a distribution of the GNU operating system. Documentation for GNU packages is available online in various formats.

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For real-time support from the community, you can connect to the #guix channel on There you can get help about anything related to GNU Guix.

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