Install Eagle CAD on Linux ARM Device

Eagle CAD

Design printed circuit boards.
This is Eagle CAD's last 32-bit Linux release (7.7.0), emulated using Box86. Subsequent Eagle releases dropped 32-bit support.

To run: Menu -> Programming -> Eagle
To run in a terminal: eagle

Fortunately, Eagle CAD is very easy to install on your Linux ARM Device in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Linux ARM Device.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Eagle CAD.


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest LTS of Ubuntu or Debian from your hardware manufacturer.
Eagle CAD will only run on an Ubuntu/Debian ARM32 OS. Pi-Apps will not let you install Eagle CAD on an Ubuntu/Debian ARM64 OS.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Linux ARM Device with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Eagle CAD

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Eagle CAD.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Engineering category.

Now scroll down to find Eagle CAD in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Eagle CAD for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at