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Retroboot now named osboot 11 March 2021

The old name was short for retrofitted boot firmware but most people though it meant only old hardware, which is not true…

Retroboot 20210205 beta release, 5 February 2021 5 February 2021

Retroboot provides free (as in freedom) boot firmware for x86 computers, based on coreboot which provides such initialization…

Donation page added for osboot project 16 January 2021

Do you like osboot…

Retroboot 20210106 beta release, 6 January 2021 6 January 2021

Release date: January 6th, 2021.

Retroboot is a coreboot distribution that provides automated building of coreboot ROM images…

Retroboot 20201228 beta release, 28 December 2020 28 December 2020

Release date: December 28th, 2020.

This release is available from the download page with ROM images and source code provided…

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