Welcome to MidnightBSD

MidnightBSD is a BSD-derived operating system developed with desktop users in mind. It includes all the software you'd expect for your daily tasks — email, web browsing, word processing, gaming, and much more.

With a small community of dedicated developers, MidnightBSD strives to create an easy-to-use operating system everyone can use, freely. Available for x86, AMD64 and as Virtual Machines.

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Latest Release - 2.2.6

Release Notes

News »

Sat, 15 Oct 2022 20:13

We have our first snapshot available on the FTP. it has a lot of problems and we're working on squas


Wed, 08 Jun 2022 03:59

We're waiting on packages, but the ISOs are ready....


Tue, 23 Mar 2021 17:40

Several bug fixes have been made on the mport package manager.  It's now using a sha256 hash for ve


Sat, 27 Feb 2021 06:17

MidnightBSD mports started as a refactor of the FreeBSD ports with some influence from OpenBSD many


Security »

April 4, 2022

MidnightBSD 2.1.7
zlib 1.2.12
Fix a deflate bug when using the Z_FIXED strategy that can result in out-of-bound accesses. Fix a deflate bug when the window is full in deflate_stored(). Speed up CRC-32 computations by a factor of 1.5 to 3. Use the hardware CRC-32 instruction on ARMv8 processors. Speed up crc32_combine() with powers of x tables. Add crc32_combine_gen() and crc32_combine_op() for fast combines.

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March 20, 2022

MidnightBSD 1.2.6
Fix security vulnerability in OpenSSL and WiFi.
Update tzdata to 2022a

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