Devuan GNU+Linux is a free software operating system for your computer. Free software means you are free to use, copy and distribute, study, change the software, and share your modifications with the community.

Devuan GNU/Linux installation, upgrades and minimalism

The following guides provide step-by-step instructions for installing, upgrading or migrating currently available Devuan releases. Note that most Debian documentation remains relevant for Devuan. Suggestions for installing a more minimal system as well as Italian and Spanish translations are also available.

All releases

General information
Installing Devuan
Full disk encryption
Network configuration
Devuan without D-Bus
D-Bus free software
Minimal xorg install
Minimal XFCE install


Upgrade to Chimaera
Migrate to Chimaera


Upgrade Devuan to Beowulf
Migrate from Debian Buster
Migrate from Debian Stretch
Migrate from Debian Jessie


Migrate to ASCII
Upgrade to ASCII


Leer en Español | Leggi in Italiano

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