LEDE - Linux Embedded Development Environment Alternatives

    LEDE - Linux Embedded Development Environment is described as 'LEDE has merged with OpenWrt once again. See https://openwrt.org/#announcing_the_openwrtlede_merge' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to LEDE - Linux Embedded Development Environment for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac, Windows and Tomato. The best alternative is DD-WRT, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like LEDE - Linux Embedded Development Environment are OpenWrt (Free, Open Source), pfSense (Free, Open Source), MikroTik RouterOS (Paid) and ClearOS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 24, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      DD-WRT is a Linux based alternative OpenSource firmware suitable for a great variety of WLAN routers and embedded systems.
    1. OpenWRT ( open - wireless receiver transmitter ) is a niche Linux distribution mainly installed on embedded devices, e.g. residential gateways. It is built on top of the Linux kernel and consists of a collection of diverse software packages.
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    2. pfSense is a free, open source customized distribution of FreeBSD tailored for use as a firewall, and router.
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    3. The main product of MikroTik is a Linux-based operating system known as MikroTik RouterOS.
    4. ClearOS is a family of operating systems for the enterprise, small business, and home. There are three editions to choose from depending on your needs and suitable to your abilities. They are: ClearOS Enterprise, ClearOS Home, and ClearOS Core.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • OpenWrt
      Gargoyle is a free firmware upgrade for your wireless router, based on OpenWRT but with an enhanced interface (not LUCI) focused on ease of use.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Linux
      • OpenWrt
      • LEDE - Linux Embedded Development Environment
      LibreMesh is a set of modules extending the OpenWrt router distribution to create self-configuring wireless and wired mesh networks. By default it uses ad-hoc wifi networking and batman-adv, BMX as the routing daemons.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      OpenWISP is a software platform that can be used to implement a complete public wifi service. The suite includes applications derived from tools used to offer public wifi service in different European countries.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Tomato
      TomatoUSB fork. - Torrent client integration (Transmission) with user-friendly GUI for configuration. - NFS server integration - Support for USB 3G modems (thx @LDevil) - Support MultiWAN.
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    5. Untangle is a platform for deploying network based applications. The platform unites these applications around a common GUI, database and reporting.
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