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    Can I recommend using Vultr instead, featuring native support for OpenBSD install ISOs?

    https://www.vultr.com/

    They recently tweeted a $50 credit, which is nice:

    https://twitter.com/Vultr/status/617049939713986560

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      I just installed FreeBSD on Linode. It was very easy and so far so good. I imagine OpenBSD would be just as easy.

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        Any KVM-based provider should work as well. My issue with Linode is their reliability and their dishonesty. I can’t imagine using them for business anytime soon. They’re probably okay for personal use.

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          Any links for reliability and dishonesty? So far my experience with them has been pleasant.

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        Thanks for this! I had been toying with bootstrapping on DO, but just got everything up and running with the credit at Vultr. Nice recommendation.

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          Can I recommend using Vultr instead, featuring native support for OpenBSD install ISOs?

          Installing from an ISO worked nicely but I had to send three support requests over several days to get my account limit raised enough to try out their 24 core instance, even when I said that’s what I wanted in my first ticket.

          I’ll update this thread with any new info.

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          Or you can use any KVM (or any hypervisor, not container like LXC/OpenVZ) that lets you upload ISOs.

          I myself just run ESXi in a cheapo Pentium box I assembled and it runs OpenBSD great. (Doesn’t want to make paravirtual SCSI bootable though…)