Go to file
Marcus Hoffmann 352b6fc7c1 add NonNull annotations to override method 2020-07-14 14:10:21 +02:00
app add NonNull annotations to override method 2020-07-14 14:10:21 +02:00
config modernize PMD setup 2020-01-10 16:27:58 +01:00
gradle/wrapper update androidX libraries to latest versions 2020-07-14 14:10:21 +02:00
hooks git hooks: use ./gradlew to ensure the right gradle version is used 2018-04-05 23:28:53 +02:00
metadata Translated using Weblate: Italian (it) by random r <epsilin@yopmail.com> 2020-06-25 17:15:25 +02:00
tools png-pre-compress: use best of singleCrunch or zopflipng 2020-01-02 22:06:19 +01:00
.gitignore gitlab-ci: nightly builds using `fdroid nightly` 2018-01-04 23:00:55 +01:00
.gitlab-ci.yml gitlab-ci: echo when test/pmd/lint/etc fails 2020-01-10 16:27:52 +01:00
.weblate add weblate config file for wlc CLI tool 2019-04-25 21:19:09 +02:00
Android.mk fix apk address 2018-11-19 11:35:04 +03:30
CHANGELOG.md even more 1.9 changelog [ci skip] 2020-07-09 13:43:51 +02:00
CONTRIBUTING.md Instructions for getting tests to run in AS again. 2017-03-31 12:12:12 +02:00
FUNDING.yml include FUNDING.yml directly, `fdroid update` reads it 2020-06-25 22:21:01 +02:00
LICENSE Rename COPYING to LICENSE. Fixes #384 2015-08-24 10:35:55 -07:00
README.md readme: root install method is removed 2018-08-30 22:48:21 +02:00
build.gradle update androidX libraries to latest versions 2020-07-14 14:10:21 +02:00
create_ota.sh create_ota.sh: add second arg to allow specifying versionCode 2018-02-23 22:55:43 +01:00
f-droid.org-signing-key.gpg update embedded GPG signing key so that it is no longer expired 2019-11-21 10:14:21 +01:00
gradlew gradle: bump version in wrapper to 3.1 2016-09-28 22:15:00 +01:00
gradlew.bat gradle: bump version in wrapper to 3.1 2016-09-28 22:15:00 +01:00
settings.gradle purge obsolete block in settings.gradle 2018-04-23 12:31:28 +02:00


F-Droid Client

build status Translation status

Client for F-Droid, the Free Software repository system for Android.

Building with Gradle

./gradlew assembleRelease

Direct download

You can download the application directly from our site or browse it in the repo.


See our Contributing doc for information on how to report issues, translate the app into your language or help with development.


We are on #fdroid and #fdroid-dev on Freenode. We hold weekly dev meetings on #fdroid-dev on Thursdays at 11:30h UTC, which usually last half an hour.


  • Why does F-Droid require "Unknown Sources" to install apps by default?

Because a regular Android app cannot act as a package manager on its own. To do so, it would require system privileges (see below), similar to what Google Play does.

  • Can I avoid enabling "Unknown Sources" by installing F-Droid as a privileged system app?

This used to be the case, but no longer is. Now the Privileged Extension is the one that should be placed in the system. It can be bundled with a ROM or installed via a zip.


This program is Free Software: You can use, study share and improve it at your will. Specifically you can redistribute and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Some icons are made by Picol, Icomoon or Dave Gandy from Flaticon or by Google and are licensed by Creative Commons BY 3.0.

Other icons are from the Material Design Icon set released under an Attribution 4.0 International license.


Everything can be translated. See Translation and Localization for more info. translation status