The current public release of FRED is the version 2.32.0 (2017-10-01).

Install binaries

Binaries can be installed through the two most wide-spread package managers: apt and yum. All necessary information can be found in the Administration manual:

Download source code

Source code can be downloaded from our website in the forms of tarballs or RPM packages.


A list of all source packages in a single file (to use with a download tool).

The individual source packages:

  • A cdnskey-scanner – CLI tool to do scanning for CDNSKEY records in a set of domains
  • A fred-akm – CLI tool to implement Automated KeySet Management feature
  • A fred-db – a collection of SQL scripts to set up PostgreSQL database
  • A fred-idl – CORBA IDL interface definitions for internal inter-process communication
  • D fred-distutils – an enhanced version of python-setuptools necessary for installation of all Python (D) packages
  • D fred-pylogger – a Python wrapper over new logging infrastructure for all Python clients
  • D fred-doc2pdf – a Python wrapper over the rml2pdf project used for the PDF generation of some documents
  • D fred-pyfred – a Python CORBA server and clients for zone-file generator, email communication, technical checks and file-manager components
  • A fred-server – C++ CORBA servers for all FRED functionality
  • A fred-mod-corba – an Apache module serving other two modules (EPP, WHOIS) the common functionality of CORBA communication
  • A fred-mod-eppd – an Apache module for processing and parsing EPP commands and transforming them into CORBA calls to server
  • A fred-mod-whoisd – an Apache module for processing WHOIS commands and transforming them into CORBA calls to server
  • D fred-whois – a simple web version of WHOIS – a Python CORBA client + simpletal templates
  • D fred-webadmin – the web administration of various FRED features (mainly registrar creation and activity inspection)
  • D fred-client – a Python EPP client – a command-line version and an embedded library
  • D fred-transproc – a Python script for querying the various sources of bank transactions and processing them with FRED (tied to Czech environment)
  • D fred-rdap – an RDAP server

Compilation and installation procedure.


Source RPMs archive directory.