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 - 3.0.1

Release Notes

News »

Fri, 02 Jun 2023 17:39

The Ravenports folks are looking into supporting MidnightBSD so there'd be an additional source of p


Sun, 28 May 2023 18:59

Midori 9.x, the default browser in MidnightBSD, went EOL.? The 10.x version of the browser is electr


Tue, 16 May 2023 17:02

Here's a list of some short term goals we're hoping to get done in the next few months: * mports: fi


Fri, 12 May 2023 14:05

First, we've had several contributions over the last few weeks.? Thanks, new contributors!?? In curr


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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