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Supported Platforms

The following list provides some short notes on the installation of Liferea on different platforms. If you have questions or problems with the specific packages please contact the package maintainer. Thanks to all the packagers for their efforts!

Packaging status

How to Install Liferea

From Binary Packages

SnapYou can find a snap package at Snapcraft
snap install liferea
Flatpak You can find a flatpak package at
flatpak install flathub net.sourceforge.liferea
and run it with
flatpak run net.sourceforge.liferea

GNU/Linux Distributions

Debian, Ubuntu, MintThere are official packages which can be installed by running
apt-get install liferea

If you are a Ubuntu novice user check out this video on how to install Liferea

Red Hat, CentOS, FedoraThere are official packages which can be installed like this:
yum install liferea
SUSESince SuSE 10.1 there are official Liferea packages in SuSE. Please use the yast2 package manager to install them.
Up-to-date SuSE and OpenSuSE packages can also be found here.
yast2 -i liferea
GentooThere is a package in the official portage repository that can be installed with
emerge liferea
MandrivaThere is an official Mandriva package maintained by Tibor Pittich and Goectz Waschk. To install it execute
urpmi liferea
ZenwalkThere is an official Zenwalk package maintained by George Vlahavas. To install it execute
netpkg liferea

Other Unix

FreeBSDThere are always up-to-date Liferea packages (built by Hye-Shik Chang) at

How to Compile Liferea

Please check the instructions at