OpenBSD 5.5 (amd64) / KDE 4.11 desktop – Quick post-install notes
Disclaimer : These notes are only tested on OpenBSD 5.5 and may not be valid for ulterior releases.
- MSI B75MA-E33 motherboard with Pentium G2020
- 2 x 2Gb RAM
- Integrated GPU, no additional graphics card used
- 1 x SATA HDD
Note : this tutorial is now obsolete. Please refer to the official OpenBSD installation documentation.
How to obtain a lightweight OpenBSD desktop using the XFCE 4.8 environment
(this tutorial was made using a VirtualBox 4.0 virtual machine)
Download the install CD image : http://ftp.fr.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/4.9/i386/install49.iso (french mirror)
Choose your mirror here : http://www.openbsd.org/ftp.html
The install procedure is straightforward. Boot the CD and follow the Official faq : http://www.openbsd.org/faq/index.html