Free Software Directory:Free software replacements
Team Captain: David Hedlund
Summary: Pages of popular free software applications for different categories that we recommend replacing common proprietary applications. Ceasing to use proprietary applications is a good way to start migrating to freedom.
We have a separate list for each operating system because some free replacements don't run on all the operating system. After you replace the nonfree apps, how about replacing the nonfree system with a free GNU/Linux distribution next? For your freedom's sake.
Free operating systems
- Replicant — for mobile devices
- Replicant-expanded — Replicant page with new experimental design.
Non-FSDG compliant distributions
Nonfree operating systems
Video game console emulators
Games for video game consoles
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