MyNixOS is built to help users create and share software configurations using the NixOS ecosystem.

MyNixOS is not affiliated with the NixOS Foundation, which guides the development of the NixOS operating system distribution and Nix functional package management system.

MyNixOS uses the "Nix Snowflake" icon as it is centered around the building and sharing of Nix flakes. The "Nix Snowflake", also used in the NixOS logo, was designed by Tim Cuthbertson and is licensed as CC-BY.