The Zero Install Backend API implements the core features of Zero Install. Zero Install itself is built upon this backend. It also allow developers to embed Zero Install functionality in their own applications. This API documentation is intended primarily for developers consuming these libraries.
The Zero Install Frontend API shows the internal structure of the Frontend components and executables built upon the backend. It is intended primarily for developers contributing to Zero Install or interested in its inner workings
NanoByte.Common (shared library) provides utility classes, interfaces, controls, etc. with an emphasis on cross-platform development, OS integration and task progress UIs.
The best way to get these libraries is to use our NuGet packages.