Sabayon Linux

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Sabayon is a beginner-friendly Gentoo-based open-source Linux distribution. We aim to deliver the best "out of the box" user experience by providing the latest open source technologies in an elegant format. In Sabayon everything should just work. We offer a bleeding edge operating system that is both stable and reliable.


Out of the box!

Just start it, everything should be already in place


Fast and optimized for your hardware! It’s up to you whether you turn a fresh Sabayon installation into a geeky Gentoo ~arch system or simply enjoy the power of our binary package manager.

Rolling Release

Install just once, you can upgrade everytime you wish to the latest release

Multiple Repositories

From testing to Community Repositories

Extreme release cycle

Daily and Monthly images available

Multiple Desktop Environment

Multiple Desktop Environment - KDE, Gnome, Mate, and XFCE

Customize it!

Build your own Sabayon spin easily! It can even be built with Docker!


Support for Raspberry Pi 2/3, Odroid X2, U2/3 C2 and BananaPi

...Get it!


Production to Multimedia to Gaming


Minimalism to build to your Needs


Virtual Machines to Containers


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Community Collaboration.

Sabayon is developed with from people all around the world that work together.

Be part of our family, be part of our community.
If you want to contribute, our code is hosted on GitHub.
If you want to support us, but you don't have time or any coding/computer skills, you can donate .

Read the documentation.

Check the Release Notes for the version you are downloading.

For more information about Sabayon, such as usage and system requirements, read the documentation.
If you feel lost after install, take a minute to read the "Fresh install, what now?" guide to familiarize with our package manager.

You are free to use, modify and redistribute it! Spread the word!

Our sponsors:

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University of Trento
Sponsors Sabayon by housing our Entropy build server inside CISCA.
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University of Milano-Bicocca
Sponsors Sabayon by housing our Entropy build servers and WWW inside DISCo
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University of Brescia
Housing our Entropy build server inside the Faculty Network Center at the Department of Electronics.
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NLNet Foundation
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