Getting to Pi3 to work

Matthew Seaman matthew at
Wed Jun 15 15:35:45 UTC 2016

On 06/15/16 15:57, Christian Baer wrote:
> Has anyone here ever gotten a Pi3 to work with FreeBSD or NetBSD?
> I bought two of the little critters last week and have been trying to
> get either FreeBSD (which I use on my desktop and server @home) or
> NetBSD (because the ARM-port seems to be more mature) to run on them.
> However, with both images I can't get beyond the rainbow-screen.
> Will I be stuck with Raspbian or Arch for a while or is was there some
> memo with a trick that I didn't get?

It's known not to work with FreeBSD (yet).  There was talk at BSDCan and
one of the people involved in a lot of the ARM64 related work was
intending to look at getting FreeBSD to work on the RPi3.  No idea about



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