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{{Entry
 
{{Entry
 
|Name=SeaBIOS
 
|Name=SeaBIOS
|Short description=Free X86 PC BIOS programme
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|Short description=Free x86 PC BIOS
|Full description=SeaBIOS is an free software implementation of a 16bit X86 BIOS. SeaBIOS can run in an emulator or it can run natively on X86 hardware with the use of coreboot.
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|Full description='''SeaBIOS''' is an implementation of a 16bit x86 BIOS. It has recently been selected as the default x86 firmware for both [[QEMU]] and [[KVM]]. It can also be run natively on x86-based hardware using [[Coreboot]].
 
 
SeaBIOS is the default BIOS for qemu and kvm.
 
 
 
The coreboot SeaBIOS page has information on using SeaBIOS in coreboot. Please see the Releases page for information on recent releases. See the Download page to obtain SeaBIOS.
 
 
 
Please join the mailing list to contribute to SeaBIOS. Information on the internals of SeaBIOS is available on the Developer Documentation page.  
 
 
|Homepage URL=http://seabios.org/SeaBIOS
 
|Homepage URL=http://seabios.org/SeaBIOS
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|User level=advanced
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|VCS checkout command=git clone git://git.seabios.org/seabios.git
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|Computer languages=C, x86 assembly
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|Documentation note=Included
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|IRC general=irc://irc.freenode.net/#seabios
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|Related projects=coreboot,grub,qemu
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|Version identifier=1.10.0
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|Version date=2016/10/26
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=https://code.coreboot.org/p/seabios/downloads/52/
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|Last review by=Genium
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|Last review date=2017/01/05
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|Submitted by=Fchmmr
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|Submitted date=2014/02/07
 
|Status=
 
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|Is GNU=No
 
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|License=GPLv3
 
|License=GPLv3
 
|License copyright=various (see individual source files)
 
|License copyright=various (see individual source files)
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|License verified by=mtjm
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|License verified date=2014/02/07
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|License note=Used for scripts.
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}}
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{{Project license
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|License=LGPLv3
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|License copyright=various (see individual source files)
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|License verified by=mtjm
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|License verified date=2014/02/07
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|License note=Used for BIOS code.
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}}
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv2
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|License copyright=various (see individual source files)
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|License verified by=mtjm
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|License verified date=2014/02/07
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|License note=Used for kconfig.
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}}
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{{Person
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|Real name=Kevin O'Connor
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Email=kevin@koconnor.net
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|Resource URL=
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=users, developers
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
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|Resource URL=http://www.seabios.org/mailman/listinfo/seabios
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Download
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|Resource URL=https://code.coreboot.org/p/seabios/downloads/
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Debian
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=https://packages.debian.org/jessie/seabios
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Gentoo
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=https://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-firmware/seabios
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
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|Resource URL=https://code.coreboot.org/p/seabios/source/tree/master/
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Coreboot
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=https://www.coreboot.org/SeaBIOS
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{{Software category
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|Programming-language=C
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|Runs-on=BSD, GNU/Linux
 
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Latest revision as of 14:54, 5 January 2017

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SeaBIOS

http://seabios.org/SeaBIOS
Free x86 PC BIOS

SeaBIOS is an implementation of a 16bit x86 BIOS. It has recently been selected as the default x86 firmware for both QEMU and KVM. It can also be run natively on x86-based hardware using Coreboot.

Documentation

Included

"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/#seabios irc:irc.freenode.net/#seabios] " IRC general channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/#seabios irc:irc.freenode.net/#seabios]


Download

Download version 1.10.0 (stable)
released on 26 October 2016

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2mtjm7 February 2014
Used for kconfig.
GPLv3mtjm7 February 2014
Used for scripts.
LGPLv3mtjm7 February 2014
Used for BIOS code.



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Kevin O'Connor Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DebianHomepagehttps://packages.debian.org/jessie/seabios
GentooHomepagehttps://packages.gentoo.org/packages/sys-firmware/seabios
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://code.coreboot.org/p/seabios/source/tree/master/
CorebootHomepagehttps://www.coreboot.org/SeaBIOS
users, developersMailing Listhttp://www.seabios.org/mailman/listinfo/seabios
DeveloperDownloadhttps://code.coreboot.org/p/seabios/downloads/


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 5 January 2017.



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