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Top 6 Shell Buildroot Projects

  • operating-system

    :beginner: Home Assistant Operating System

    Project mention: Home Assistant – open-source home automation | | 2021-09-15

    It already has its own distribution.

  • SkiffOS

    SkiffOS: Lightweight cross-compiled Linux distribution optimized for hosting containers on embedded devices.

    Project mention: Would it be safe to lose power on a pi running Kiosk OS? | | 2021-12-19
  • Scout APM

    Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.

  • FunKey-OS

    Buildroot-based embedded Linux OS for the FunKey S retro-gaming console

    Project mention: Adafruit upcoming handheld console may be the smallest (playable) DOOM device | | 2022-01-28

    The Funkey S is smaller, and mass produced and available for purchase now. There's also things like the PiPocket. And these are just off the top of my head.

  • licheepi-nano-buildroot

    Config files for full Lichee Pi Nano Linux image build

    Project mention: Allwinner F1C200s | | 2021-09-13

    If this is indeed relevant, I also ported the Lichee Pi Nano vendor's kernel fork to newer Linux version as well (see links in the readme for

  • VidOS

    Complete single purpose linux system that just plays videos

    Project mention: I made a linux distro that does nothing but play av1 videos | | 2021-07-04
  • buildroot_ec2

    AWS EC2 board configuration for the Buildroot embedded Linux build system

    Project mention: EC2 Serial Console | | 2021-03-30

    I would have loved to have that when working on building AMIs for custom Linux systems, e.g.

    I spent a lot of time looking at screenshots of machines that would not boot.

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2022-01-28.

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Project Stars
1 operating-system 2,010
2 SkiffOS 322
3 FunKey-OS 100
4 licheepi-nano-buildroot 45
5 VidOS 7
6 buildroot_ec2 4
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