Libreboot Project

Libreboot is a coreboot distribution (distro) with proprietary software removed, intended to be a free (libre) 'BIOS' replacement for your computer. More about libreboot.

Read the full Free Software definition.

Downloads (stable/tested)

These are tested releases, recommended for general use.

Releases can be found at docs/release.html
Hardware compatibility list.
Installation instructions.

Documentation is at docs/index.html or under ./docs/ in the release archives.

The current release is from January 24th, 2015

Downloads (unstable/untested)

These downloads are intended for libreboot development.

While more up to date, the git repository is highly experimental and should not be considered stable for general use. ROM images are provided, built from git; only use these if you are able to recover from bricking your device.

Source code (metadata):
git clone

How to use git: gitdocs/git/index.html#build_meta
Documentation: gitdocs/index.html
ROM images (built from git): gitbin/

Don't fork me on GitHub!

Contact Information

User support mailing list:

Development mailing list:

IRC channel: #libreboot (FreeNode)

Email: (GPG)