OpenBSD riscv64

OpenBSD/riscv64 is a port of OpenBSD to various 64-bit RISC-V based systems.

Current status

The current target platforms are the HiFive Unmatched and BeagleV Starlight boards.

When booting the HiFive Unmatched board, write an install/miniroot image to a USB flash drive, and boot with that drive plugged in. Make sure you also have the microSD card plugged in that shipped with the HiFive Unmatched board. The board should auto-boot the OpenBSD bootloader, which will load the bsd.rd RAMDISK install kernel.

Supported hardware

OpenBSD/riscv64 runs on the following hardware:




Getting and installing OpenBSD/riscv64:

Snapshots are made available from time to time, in this location as well as on a few mirrors. Here are the OpenBSD/riscv64 snapshot installation instructions as well.