Fairphone 1 Source Code Packages


This section is intended for developers only (or the confident, adventurous user). Before reading on, you may want to read what other developers are doing at the XDA developer forum.

We list the Linux kernel source code packages and accompanying instructions. All in compliance with the General Public License regarding open-source software.


Package 1: Linux

The source code for the Linux kernel used on the Fairphone:



Package 2: GPL

The source code for the GPL licensed programs used on the Fairphone (dbus, dnsmasq, e2fsprogs, iproute2, iptables):


This product contains open source software including software released under the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2 and Library/Lesser General Public License version 2/2.1. As per the terms of these licenses, Fairphone offers you to ship the source code on a physical medium for up to three years after support for the product has ended for a charge of EUR 10.

To receive the source code, write to:


  • Fairphone B.V.
    Jollemanhof 17
    1019 GW Amsterdam
    The Netherlands.


To ensure a smooth handling of your request, indicate the required source code model number.

We have done our best to keep this page up-to-date. If you have any questions or need more information on this page, please contact us at gpl-request@fairphone.com.