See also the official project page at http://www.freebsd.org/platforms/ppc.html.

Note: If you're adding relevant information here, please poke someone to update ppc.sgml.

Developer notes

Supported Hardware

Getting started

OFW commands

Sometimes you need these hints:


Xorg should work on all supported Apple hardware. Console restore after leaving X11 may or may not work, depending on your graphics hardware.

Peter Grehan tested X11 on:

On ATI Radeon-based machines there are still some problems:


uaudio(4) works. snd_ai2s(4) and snd_davbus(4) support built-in audio on various Mac models.

powerpc (last edited 2016-12-06 19:15:32 by MateuszPiotrowski)