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DistroWatch.com: FreedomBox

FreedomBox


Last Update: 2024-02-02 02:44 UTC


FreedomBox is a Debian-based distribution, primarily used as a server operating system for home users. FreedomBox supports point-and-click settings up a number of services ranging from a calendar or jabber server to a wiki or VPN through a web interface. Firewall, domain names, user accounts, backups, and Btrfs snapshots can also be managed through a simple web-based control centre.

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FreedomBox Summary
Distribution FreedomBox
Home Page https://freedombox.org/
Mailing Lists https://alioth-lists.debian.net/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/freedombox-discuss
User Forums https://discuss.freedombox.org/
Alternative User Forums
Documentation https://wiki.debian.org/FreedomBox/Manualhttps://wiki.debian.org/FreedomBox
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Download Mirrors https://freedombox.org/download/
Bug Tracker https://salsa.debian.org/freedombox-team/plinth/issues/
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Feature 2021-08-28 2020-08-30
Release Date 2021-08-28 2020-08-30
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 500-600 500-600
Free Download IMG IMG
Installation Text mode Text mode
Default Desktop WebUI WebUI
Package Management APT APT
Release Model Fixed, Rolling Fixed, Rolling
Office Suite -- --
Processor Architecture armhf, i686, x86_64 armhf, i686, x86_64
Init Software systemd systemd
Journaled File Systems Btrfs Btrfs
Multilingual -- --
Asian Language Support    
Full Package List 2021-08-28 2020-08-30
Package 2021-08-28 2020-08-30
abiword (3.0.5) -- --
alsa-lib (1.2.12) -- --
amdgpu (23.0.0) -- --
bash (5.2.21) 5.1 5.0
bind (9.20.0) -- --
chromium (127.0.6533.72) -- --
cups (2.4.10) -- --
dhcp (4.4.3-P1) 4.4.1 4.4.1
e2fsprogs (1.47.1) 1.46.2 1.44.5
firefox (128.0.2) -- --
freetype (2.13.2) 2.9.1 2.9.1
gcc (14.1.0) -- 8.3.0
gimp (2.10.38) -- --
glibc (2.40) 2.31 2.28
gnome-shell (46.3.1) -- --
gnucash (5.8) -- --
gnumeric (1.12.57) -- --
grub (2.12) 2.04 2.02
gtk (4.14.4) -- --
httpd (2.4.62) 2.4.48 2.4.38
inkscape (1.3.2) -- --
k3b (24.05.2) -- --
kmod (32) 28 26
krita (5.2.3) -- --
LibreOffice (24.2.5) -- --
linux (6.10) 5.10.46 4.19.132
Package 2021-08-28 2020-08-30
lxpanel (0.10.1) -- --
mariadb (11.4.2) -- --
mate-desktop (1.28.2) -- --
mesa (24.1.4) -- --
mysql (9.0.1) -- --
nautilus (46.2) -- --
NVIDIA (555.58) -- --
openbox (3.6.1) -- --
openjdk (22) -- --
openssh (9.8p1) 8.4p1 7.9p1
openssl (3.3.1) 1.1.1k 1.1.1d
perl (5.40.0) 5.32.1 5.28.1
php (8.3.9) 7.4.21 7.3.19
plasma-desktop (6.1.3) -- --
postfix (3.9.0) -- --
postgresql (16.3) -- --
Python (3.12.4) 3.9.2 3.7.3
qt (6.7.2) -- --
samba (4.20.2) -- --
systemd (256.3) 247.3 241
thunderbird (128.0) -- --
vim (9.1) 8.2 8.1
vlc (3.0.21) -- --
wayland (1.23.0) -- --
xfdesktop (4.18.1) -- --
xorg-server (21.1.13) -- --

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