Skip to content

DietPi Optimised software Index


DietPi-Software is a core DietPi tool, allowing you to install Ready to run and Optimized software for your device. It automates the installation and configuration process for you and also applies specific optimizations unique to your hardware model. As a result DietPi-Software ensure you get the maximum performance from your device.

How do I run DietPi-Software and install Optimised software ?

To install any of the DietPi Optimised Software listed below run from the command line dietpi-launcher and selected DietPi-Software or launch the tool dietpi-software.

Choose Software optimised and select one or more items. Finally click on Install. DietPi will do all the necessary steps to install and start these software items.

DietPi Software

To see all the DietPi configurations options, review DietPi Tools section.

Documentation in progress…

The Optimised Software links marked in bold have a more detailed description. The other links redirect to the old documentation (available on Forum)

BitTorrent & Download Tools

Camera & Surveillance

Cloud & Backup systems

Computational Science


Desktop Utilities

DNS Server

File Server

Gaming & Emulation

Hardware Projects

Home Automation

Logging Systems

Media Systems

Network Load Balancer

Printing Server

Remote Desktop & Remote Access

Remote Desktop

Remote Access

SSH Server

System Security

System Stats & Management


Web development

Stacks for web development


Let’s encrypt - Enable HTTPS / SSL


Databases & Data stores

  • MariaDB - Open Source Relational Database
  • phpMyAdmin - SQL Administration Tool for MariaDB
  • SQLite - Small, Fast and High reliable SQL database engine
  • Redis - Open Source In-memory key–value Data Store
  • InfluxDB - Open Source Time Series Database

Programming & Web development Frameworks

  • Python 3 & Flask - Micro web framework powered by Python
  • PHP - scripting language especially suited to web development

WiFi HotSpot