Re: SiFive Unmatched board

From: Dennis Clarke via riscv <riscv_at_freebsd.org>
Date: Sat, 26 Jun 2021 03:59:32 +0000
On 6/25/21 14:18, Rich Dunkle wrote:
> I see that the SiFive HiFive Unmatched board is now shipping from
> Mouser.  Is it too early to purchase a board for running FreeBSD? I
> would like to step up from running qemu.
> 
> 

I can only report that the board arrives and then you need a power
supply and some M2 SSD goodness and then ... magic?

As for FreeBSD well, I can tell you that is runs great in qemu and you
can even buildworld/buildkernel and that "just works"(tm). Which is
pretty damn awesome. I am sure the SiFive goodness will rip well and
true real soon now (rsn).

Oh, also, ZFS works. Works real well.


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Dennis Clarke
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Received on Sat Jun 26 2021 - 03:59:32 UTC

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