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 built on top of FreeBSD code, 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 called BSD for Berkeley Software Distribution.

Latest News

US mirror is down

This morning I got noticed that the US mirror server is down. NextArray's website is also down, so there is not much we can do.

In the meantime, you can change your package repository for France, Canada, or South Africa.

In /etc/pkg/GhostBSD.conf, change the URL of this line with the mirror URL you want:

url: "http://pkg.fr.ghostbsd.org/stable/${ABI}/latest",

Here is the list of mirrors:

Canada

http://pkg.ghostbsd.org/stable/${ABI}/latest

France