Linux-Libre Mainline

PPA description

The kernel named Linux, which is developed and distributed by Linus Torvalds and many others, contains non-Free Software, i.e., software that does not respect your essential freedoms to study, change and share it.

Linux-libre is a modified version of Linux with all of the binary blobs, obfuscated code and portions of code under proprietary licenses removed.

The resulting combination of the GNU Operating System and the kernel named Linux is the GNU+Linux operating system, although many (incorrectly) refer to it as "Linux":

You can also grab a new linux-libre deb package @

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:linux-libre/ppa to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linux-libre/ppa
sudo apt-get update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

deb disco main 
deb-src disco main 
Signing key:
1024R/62BAE2ACB1DC2A5DAFCA701B69D632E36806FC61 (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Linux-libre Packages.

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