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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.



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Download version 1.10.0 (stable)
released on 26 October 2016

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Related Projects


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

Leaders and contributors

Kevin O'Connor Maintainer

Resources and communication

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DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
users, developersMailing List

Software prerequisites

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


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