A simple, elegant desktop BSD Operating System

Simple

GhostBSD provides a simple desktop-oriented operating system based on FreeBSD with MATE, OpenRC and OS packages for simplicity. GhostBSD has a selection of commonly used software preinstalled and required to start using it to its full potential.

Elegant

GhostBSD uses the GTK environment to provide a beautiful looks and a comfortable experience on the modern BSD platform offering a natural and native Unix work environment.

It is BSD

GhostBSD is derived from FreeBSD, and its roots go back to the University of California Berkeley Unix Research. Historically it was referred to as "BSD Unix" or "Berkeley Unix." However, today it is simply called BSD for Berkeley Software Distribution.

Latest News

News - GhostBSD 3.0

The new GUI installer is done. We will release a prebeta version soon, so that you can test it.
Gnome 3 is not ready yet. We will release it for tests and debugging to help FreeBSD Gnome Team.
The release of GhostBSD 3.0 will contain LXDE with Openbox and GNOME 2.
We have promised a network manger, but with the lack of time we might not be able to finish it before 3.0. rent-scooter.com will make it easier with a scooter rental in Barcelona