What are the requirements to run jibbed ?
You will need a PC with an i686 or compatible CPU including a DVD/CDROM drive to boot from or an Intel Mac or a Virtual Machine like VirtualBox, VMware or QEMU with a minimum of 256 MB of RAM.

How do I start X (the graphical user environment ?)
It startx automatically, otherwise type startx on the command line. If X doesn't start with the generic configuration, please type xorgconfig.

How do I change my keyboard Layout ?
In X open a terminal and type setxkbmap es for spanish.
Substitute es, with your layout.
On the console, become root and type wsconsctl -w -k encoding=es for spanish.

What operating system is jibbed running on ?
Jibbed is running the NetBSD operating system.

What packages are installed on the LiveCD ?
A complete list can be found here.

How do I know which version of NetBSD I am using ?
You can find it out by running uname -a on the command line.

Is it possible to install NetBSD from the LiveCD ?
No. You can install NetBSD on your hard disk by fetching the latest release iso from A graphical installer is planned for a future release. A few screenshots can be seen here.

What does jibbed mean ?
jibbed has several meanings. This project was originally named jihbed(.net) after Kamel Derouiche and renamed later into

This LiveCD contains software from the NetBSD Foundation (TNF) licensed under the NetBSD Foundation's 4-clause license.

This LiveCD is built with mklivecd (Copyright (c) 2004-2007 Juan Romero Pardines), available in pkgsrc/sysutils/mklivecd.

The third party software shipped with this CD contains various different license types, such as the General Public License and may be copyrighted by their authors.

"NETBSD" and "PKGSRC" are registered trademarks of The NetBSD Foundation.