User Adventurist documented his NanoPi NEOLTS set up running the FreeBSD operating system. NanoPi is a tiny, pocket-sized ARM computer similar to a Raspberry Pi. Check out the link below for the full set of instructions.

We need to:

  • Get the latest GENERICSD card image snapshot
  • Install the correct boot loader pkg
  • Create a memory disk
  • Copy the GENERICSD image to memory disk
  • Copy the bootloader to the memory disk
  • Mount the root partition of the sd card image
  • Copy the programs and files we need for the tutorial to the sd card

The latest image is as I write is 13 CURRENT from 20190829:

$ fetch ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/snapshots/arm/armv7/ISO-IMAGES/13.0/FreeB

FreeBSD on the NanoPi NEOLTS: https://adventurist.me/posts/00297