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commit 2250227e2e0e7c226a16f831ac8b7e5207d4b695
parent f150a19953b4668d559dc32614fdd53719bbc0c2
Author: Leah Rowe <>
Date:   Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:36:23 +0100

remove link to FSF-endorsed distros. Create our own list

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diff --git a/docs/distros/index.html b/docs/distros/index.html @@ -0,0 +1,117 @@ +<!DOCTYPE html> +<html> +<head> + <meta charset="utf-8"> + <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1"> + + <style type="text/css"> + @import url('../css/main.css'); + </style> + + <title>List of recommended GNU/Linux distributions for libreboot</title> +</head> + +<body> + + <div class="section"> + <h1 id="pagetop">List of recommended GNU/Linux distributions for libreboot</h1> + <p> + Any distribution should work, so long as it uses kernel mode setting for graphics. + We recommend using distributions that are entirely free software; most distros + out there have proprietary software in them, but the ones that we recommend + do not have proprietary software by default. + </p> + <p> + Note: we are not the Free Software Foundation. The recommendations here + consist of both FSF-endorsed and non-FSF-endorsed distros. + </p> + <p> + <a href="../">Back to main index</a> + </p> + </div> + + <div class="section"> + + <h2>Debian GNU/Linux</h2> + <p> + Most of the developers use it (Leah Rowe always uses testing + releases of Debian). We recommend Debian stable releases for + most users. If you want to do development, e.g. libreboot + development, then you should use the testing release of Debian. + </p> + <p> + Debian by default comes without non-free software in the default + installation or repos. There is a non-free repo that's not added + by default. Just avoid adding this, and you should have a fully + free system. + </p> + <p> + <a href="">Visit the Debian website</a> + </p> + <h2>Parabola GNU/Linux</h2> + <p> + Fully free bleeding edge distribution, based on <em>Arch Linux</em>. + Good for saavy users and developers in general (some libreboot developers + use this). + </p> + <p> + Arch users, refer to the <a href="">Parabola migration guide</a>. + </p> + <p> + <a href="">Visit the Parabola website</a> + </p> + + <p><a href="#pagetop">Back to top of page</a></p> + + </div> + + <div class="section"> + + <p> + Copyright &copy; 2014, 2015, 2016 Leah Rowe &lt;;<br/> + Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document + under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International license + or any later version published by Creative Commons; + + A copy of the license can be found at <a href="../cc-by-sa-4.0.txt">../cc-by-sa-4.0.txt</a> + </p> + + <p> + Updated versions of the license (when available) can be found at + <a href=""></a> + </p> + + <p> + UNLESS OTHERWISE SEPARATELY UNDERTAKEN BY THE LICENSOR, TO THE + EXTENT POSSIBLE, THE LICENSOR OFFERS THE LICENSED MATERIAL AS-IS + AND AS-AVAILABLE, AND MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF + ANY KIND CONCERNING THE LICENSED MATERIAL, WHETHER EXPRESS, + IMPLIED, STATUTORY, OR OTHER. THIS INCLUDES, WITHOUT LIMITATION, + WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR + PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, ABSENCE OF LATENT OR OTHER DEFECTS, + ACCURACY, OR THE PRESENCE OR ABSENCE OF ERRORS, WHETHER OR NOT + KNOWN OR DISCOVERABLE. WHERE DISCLAIMERS OF WARRANTIES ARE NOT + ALLOWED IN FULL OR IN PART, THIS DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + </p> + <p> + TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE, IN NO EVENT WILL THE LICENSOR BE LIABLE + TO YOU ON ANY LEGAL THEORY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, + NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, + INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER LOSSES, + COSTS, EXPENSES, OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PUBLIC LICENSE OR + USE OF THE LICENSED MATERIAL, EVEN IF THE LICENSOR HAS BEEN + ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, OR + DAMAGES. WHERE A LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS NOT ALLOWED IN FULL OR + IN PART, THIS LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. + </p> + <p> + The disclaimer of warranties and limitation of liability provided + above shall be interpreted in a manner that, to the extent + possible, most closely approximates an absolute disclaimer and + waiver of all liability. + </p> + + </div> + +</body> +</html> diff --git a/docs/index.html b/docs/index.html @@ -28,12 +28,26 @@ </div> <div class="section"> - + + <p> + Libreboot is compatible with GNU/Linux and several BSD systems. + </p> + <p> + For GNU/Linux, + have a look at our <a href="distros/">list of GNU/Linux distributions that we recommend</a>. + </p> + <p> + For BSD, refer to <a href="">the libreboot FAQ</a>. We wish + to merge instructions into the official libreboot documentation, if someone + will provide it. + </p> + <h1>Installing libreboot</h1> <ul> - <li><a href="hcl/index.html">What systems can I use libreboot on?</a> - NOTE: <a href="">GNU/Linux</a> is expected to be running on your device.</li> + <li><a href="hcl/index.html">What systems can I use libreboot on?</a></li> <li><a href="install/index.html">How to install libreboot</a></li> <li><a href="gnulinux/index.html">How to install GNU/Linux on a libreboot system</a></li> + <li><a href="">How to install BSD on a libreboot system</a></li> </ul> <h1>Informaton for developers</h1> <ul> diff --git a/docs/release.html b/docs/release.html @@ -123,7 +123,7 @@ <li> <b>Apple iMac 5,2</b> <ul> - <li>Check notes in <b><i>docs/hcl/imac52.html</li> + <li>Check notes in <b><i>docs/hcl/imac52.html</i></b></li> </ul> </li> <li>