Radare2 is a large piece of software, with more than a decade of history. This is why we spent a lot of time to document its usages in a lot of various forms.

The book

We wrote a book about radare2, ranging from basic usage to advanced wizardry, so you can slap it on your reader and enjoy it offline. If you spot some mistakes, or want to help us to improve it, please do feel free to check the GitHub repository

  • The original (and now heavily outdated) radare1 edition, in PDF and HTML, if you’re feeling nostalgic.
  • The current version, for the actual version of radare2
  • Its Persian translation, that might be a bit outdated


We’re running a blog featuring various showcases, articles, stories, examples and summaries about radare2. For example:


Like a lot of other free software projects, we think that the best way to understand what a program does is to read its source code. You can also check out what other people are doing with radare2, and what they are talking about, along with the myriad of articles floating on the internet. We generated automatic documentation for the Vala bindings if you’re interested in using them.