Top 15 Linux-libre Alternative and Similar Softwares | Sep 2017

Linux-libre is a GNU package that is maintained from modified versions of the Linux kernel. The aim of the project is to remove any software that does not include its source code, has its source code obfuscated or released under proprietary licenses. The parts that have no source code are called binary blobs and are generally proprietary firmware which, while generally redistributable, generally do not give the user the freedom to modify or study them.

1. Jupiter Applet

Jupiter Applet Jupiter is a light weight power and hardware control applet for Linux. It is designed to improve battery life of a portable Linux computer by integrating with the operating system and changing parameters of the computer based on battery or powered connection.Additionally, Jupiter provides quick access to some of the......

2. Linux kernel

Linux kernel The Linux kernel is the operating system kernel used by the Linux family of Unix-like operating systems.......

3. The Avenger

The Avenger The Avenger is a fully-scriptable, kernel-level Windows driver designed to remove highly persistent files, registry keys/values, and other drivers protected by entrenched malware. The Avenger is effective at removing malware that is hooked deeply into the operating system itself, which is often difficult for standard tools.......

4. GNU Hurd

GNU Hurd GNU Hurd (usually referred to as the Hurd) is a computer operating system kernel designed as a replacement for Unix, released as free software under the GNU General Public License. It has been under development since 1990 by the GNU Project of the Free Software Foundation.......

5. kmod

kmod kmod is a set of tools to handle common tasks with Linux kernel modules like insert, remove, list, check properties, resolve dependencies and aliases. These tools are designed on top of libkmod, a library that is shipped with kmod.......

6. Linux man-pages

Linux man-pages The Linux man-pages project documents the Linux kernel and C library interfaces that are employed by user-space programs. This package contains over 1,900 man pages.......

7. libdrm

libdrm libdrm provides core library routines for the X Window System to directly interface with video hardware using the Linux kernel's Direct Rendering Manager (DRM).......

8. Sabayon

Sabayon Sabayon is a Gentoo-based GNU/Linux Operating System designed for speed and ease of use. With the ability to use Gentoos Portage or Sabayons own Entropy system, the ability to compile a program for your needs or simply install a pre-built binary has never been easier. Sabayon, like Gentoo, is a......

9. Advanced Linux Sound Architecture

Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (known by the acronym ALSA) is a free and open source software framework that provides an API for device drivers for sound cards. Some of the goals of the ALSA project at its inception were automatic configuration of sound-card hardware, and graceful handling of multiple sound......

10. sysklogd

sysklogd This package implements two system log daemons: syslogd and klogd.......

11. Bridge Linux

Bridge Linux Bridge Linux is an Arch Linux set of distributions and live CD/DVD images designed for desktop deployment. It comes in four separate editions with a choice of GNOME , KDE , LXDE or Xfce desktops. Unlike Arch Linux , Bridge Linux......

12. CyDelete

CyDelete CyDelete lets you uninstall Cydia applications on your jailbroken iPhone directly from the homescreen, just like normal appstore applications. Just hold a app icon down and tap on the X, and the app is uninstalled.......

13. Font Meme

Font Meme Fonts & typography resource where you can generate text with fonts, discover fonts used in logos, movies, books etc, get your fonts identified and more.......

14. xeam Visual Installer

xeam Visual Installer Visual Installer brings latest installation technology to you and your customers. Next Generation Installation Experience with animated UI based on WPFHighly customizableBased on latest WiX Toolset technologyNo need to change your existing MSI's. Visual Installer is a bootstrapper to build on top of themIntegrated in Visual StudioProvides an end user......

15. Viperr

Viperr Viperr aims to merge CrunchBang Linux qualities with a Fedora base benefits.So there is a lightweight, fast, useful, simple, and original liveCD, with brand new but stable software.Viperr uses Openbox window manager and some standalone components,in order to customize your desktop as you want.Also......