Haiku Guides

This section is a series of guides to assist new and existing users tackle common Haiku tasks. This section is still in progress and content may change

Building Haiku

Building Haiku from sources is a surprisingly simple process which allows developers to get started quickly developing on Haiku and allowing end users to experiment with the latest Haiku sources.

Installing Haiku

Haiku can easily be installed several ways utilizing pre-built images from the Haiku website, or images resulting from the compilation process above.

Booting Haiku

Various methods and procedures to boot Haiku.

Daily Tasks

A list of example tasks users may want to perform under Haiku such as connecting to a wireless network, installing software packages, enabling network services such as ssh, or backing up your stuff.

Virtualizing Haiku

note: this section should list details specific to running Haiku in a virtualized environment. From setting up configuration options/files specific to the host software, to currently known issues, to creating larger virtualized hard drives, etc.