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DistroWatch.com: LibreELEC


Last Update: 2017-05-26 12:25 UTC

LibreELEC is "just enough OS" to run the Kodi media centre. LibreELEC is a Linux distribution built to run Kodi on current and popular hardware. The project is an evolution of the OpenELEC project. LibreELEC software will be familiar to OpenELEC users. The distribution runs on x86 desktop computers, Raspberry Pi devices and ODroid and WeTek computers.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 273 (18), 6 months: 222 (37), 3 months: 136 (74), 4 weeks: 75 (134), 1 week: 163 (36)

Average visitor rating: 8/10 from 5 review(s).

LibreELEC Summary
Distribution LibreELEC
Home Page https://libreelec.tv/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums https://forum.libreelec.tv/
Alternative User Forums LinuxQuestions.org
Documentation https://wiki.libreelec.tv/
Screenshots --
Download Mirrors https://libreelec.tv/downloads/LinuxTracker.org
Bug Tracker --
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Feature 8.0.2
Release Date 2017-05-26
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
Free Download IMG
Installation Text
Default Desktop Kodi
Package Management --
Office Suite --
Processor Architecture armhf, i686, x86_64
Journaled File Systems --
Multilingual --
Asian Language Support --
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Version: 8.0.2
Rating: 1
Date: 2017-06-23
Votes: 0

Could not make it run. Continuous flickering of screen as soon as you try to configure Kodi. Tried several times but finally gave up and installed archbang. Pity.

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Version: 8.0.2
Rating: 10
Date: 2017-06-06
Votes: 0

I use it with an Raspberry Pi 2B and it is an awesome groundary for my media center.
Great thing!

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Version: 8.0.2
Rating: 10
Date: 2017-05-29
Votes: 1

Actually works on most legacy hardware, unlike the mess that has been made of Openelec with version 8.03

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