The wiki is being retired!
Documentation is now handled by the same processes we use for code: Add something to the Documentation/ directory in the coreboot repo, and it will be rendered to https://doc.coreboot.org/. Contributions welcome!
You can easily try out coreboot using QEMU, without having to actually flash the BIOS chip on your real hardware.
- QEMU Build Tutorial — Starting a Debian GNU/Linux system via coreboot + a Linux kernel, or via coreboot + FILO.
- Booting FreeBSD using coreboot — Booting FreeBSD via coreboot + ADLO.
Ready-made QEMU images
We'll soon provide various downloadable QEMU images you can use to try out coreboot.