See the Portability page for a list of platforms and operating systems we have tested.
After downloading a package, check that the
SHA-256 checksum matches
FreeSG packages are signed by Julien Nadeau (
Download our KEYS
file along with the package's
.asc signature, and verify using
$ wget http://hypertriton.com/KEYS $ gpg --import KEYS $ wget http://stable.hypertriton.com/freesg/freesg-1.0.tar.gz.asc $ gpg --verify freesg-1.0.tar.gz.asc
The fingerprints should match:
8F28 B811 60F8 C10E 53EB F5F1 3AF1 02AD 3D6A 0EB9 CB94 5774 9A4E 7A9A ECF4 3B20 F5BB 8092 C0BB 1FFA
a BSD-style build system which provides useful make libraries as well
as the ability to generate GNU-compatible configure scripts.
It's not necessary to install BSDBuild in order to build FreeSG.
BSDBuild is needed to regenerate the
configure script from
Users of the Vim editor may find the following syntax file helpful when developing with FreeSG.
Users of valgrind may find this suppression file useful.