Get up and running fast with Clear Linux* OS. Use these step-by-step instructions to guide you through the installation of Clear Linux OS from bare metal to live image.


Documentation Highlights


autospec is a tool to assist in the automated creation and maintenance of RPM packaging in Clear Linux OS. 

Deep Learning Reference Stack

This tutorial shows you how to run benchmarking workloads in Clear Linux OS using TensorFlow* or PyTorch* with the Deep Learning Reference Stack.

Run Docker* on Clear Linux OS

Clear Linux OS supports multiple containerization platforms, including a Docker solution.

Developer Workstation

Developer Workstation helps you find the Bundles you need to start your Clear Linux OS development project.

Quick Links

Install Clear Linux OS from the live desktop.

These instructions guide you through the installation of Clear Linux OS on bare metal using a bootable USB drive.


swupd links a Clear Linux OS installation with upstream updates and software.

Architect the life-cycle of Clear Linux OS

This guide provides DevOps with a model to architect the life-cycle of a Clear Linux OS derivative that integrates custom software and content using distinct workflows.

Useful bundle commands

Useful bundle commands for working with bundles on the Clear Linux OS.


Clear Linux OS Technical Overview



Wondering what makes Clear Linux OS different? Learn about Clear Linux OS features.


Guides cover a range of topics from Clear Linux OS features and tooling, to system maintenance, network, and stacks.



Sample use cases, with step-by-step instructions, show how to set up third-party tools and software with Clear Linux OS.


The reference section provides additional information on the Clear Linux OS project.


Collaborating on Documentation

The documentation section provides all the information you need to help us improve our documents with your use case tutorials, examples, or task focused guides.