Userwas able to get FreeBSD working on his BeagleBone Black. Follow the link to see the full article of his work with the Beagle board.
For a long time, my Beagle Bone Black sat on my desk, gathering dust. Recently I decided I would give it a purpose: as a replacement for the crappy DHCP server and DNS on my home router (it’s a Huawei g655d, and it has poor wireless range, a lousy interface, and wonky internal DNS). I ran an update on the Bone, which promptly downloaded a whole bunch of packages from the angstrom distribution. Over plain unauthenticated http. With, as far as I could see, no further checksumming or anything. Bad doggy.
Anyway. I wouldn’t be writing this if there weren’t a whole bunch of giants on whose shoulders I could stand, since actually, the whole process was deceptively simple and well-documented.
Hardware Setup: Here’s a picture of my Beagle Bone, on an old DVD-case.
Full article: http://euroquis.nl/bobulate/?p=1353