Linux installation

  • Download Freedomotic from here

  • Unzip the downloaded file

  • Double click on or open the terminal and execute


Linux Debian package

  • Download Freedomotic Debian package from here

  • From command line digit

sudo dpkg -i freedomotic_5.5.1.deb

or use your preferred packages manager. The installation could require some missing dependencies. In this case digit

sudo apt-get install -f

You can now call Freedomotic with SUDO (no problem, it automatically runs as “freedomotic” user) but your Linux user won’t be able to access config files unless it belongs to group “freedomotic”, so the best choice is to issue a

sudo adduser <your-username> freedomotic

exit and re-login. You no longer need to SUDO when calling Freedomotic.

  • Start Freedomotic from command line with


or click on the Application Menu item.