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PC-BSD 10.2-RELEASE Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of 10.2-RELEASE! A very special thanks to all the developers, QA, and documentation teams for helping to make this release possible. PC-BSD 10.2 Notable Changes FreeBSD 10.2-RELEASE base system Many bugfixes and enhancements to installer to dual-boot setups New CD-sized network installation media, with Wifi Configuration […]

10.2-PRE-RELEASE and 11.0-CURRENT Images Available for Testing

The PC-BSD project is pleased to announce the availability of two new testing images: 10.2-PRERELEASE and 11.0-CURRENTJULY2015. WARNING: These images are considered “bleeding-edge” and should be treated as such. The DVD/USB ISO files can now be downloaded from the following URLs: http://download.pcbsd.org/iso/10.2-RELEASE/edge/amd64/ http://download.pcbsd.org/iso/11.0-CURRENTJULY2015/amd64/ This is a great way to test features and report bugs well […]

PC-BSD 11.0-CURRENTMAY2015 images now available

The PC-BSD project is pleased to announce the availability of our 11.0-CURRENTMAY2015 images. WARNING: These images are considered “bleeding-edge” and should be treated as such. The DVD/USB ISO files can now be downloaded from this URL. We hope to continue rolling these –CURRENT images as a way for testers and developers to tryout both FreeBSD […]

PC-BSD 10.1.2-RC1 Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC1 images for the upcoming quarterly 10.1.2 release. Please test these images out and report any issues found on our bug tracker. PC-BSD 10.1.2 Notable Changes New PersonaCrypt Utility allows moving all of users $HOME directory to an encrypted USB Drive. This drive can be […]

PC-BSD at SCALE

There will be a FreeBSD booth during SCALE, to be held at the Hilton LAX in Los Angeles from Friday, February 19 to Sunday, February 22. This event has a small entrance fee and registration is required. The FreeBSD booth will be next to the OpenBSD booth. As usual, we’ll be giving away cool swag, […]

PC-BSD 10.1.1-RC2 Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC2 images for the upcoming quarterly 10.1.1 release. Please test these images out and report any issues found on our bug tracker. Changes since RC1 * Disabled some diskid / gptid labels from installer * Updated HandBook with additions for 10.1.1 * Fixes to Lumina […]

PC-BSD 10.1.1-RC1 Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC1 images for the upcoming quarterly 10.1.1 release. Please test these images out and report any issues found on our bug tracker. PC-BSD 10.1.1 notable Changes * Brand new system updater which supports automatic background updating of the system * Many improvements to boot-environments and […]

Heads up for EDGE Users

For those of you running the EDGE package set, be aware that  PKGNG 1.4.0 is just around the corner, and we are updating the PC-BSD EDGE repo to start testing BETA2 of it right now. The packages are building, and should be available in around 24–48 hours. Also, we found some major bugs in pkg […]

PC-BSD 10.1-RELEASE Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of PC-BSD 10.1 release! A very special thank you goes out to all the contributors for this release, your help and feedback was greatly appreciated! PC-BSD 10.1 Highlights * KDE 4.14.2 * GNOME 3.12.2 * Cinnamon 2.2.16 * Chromium 38.0.2125.104_1 * Firefox 33.1 * NVIDIA Driver […]

PC-BSD 10.1-RC2 Released

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC2 images for the upcoming PC-BSD 10.1 release. This RC includes many minor bug-fixes from RC2, along with new UEFI support for boot / install. PC-BSD 10.1 notable Changes * KDE 4.14.2 * GNOME 3.12.2 * Cinnamon 2.2.16 * Chromium 38.0.2125.104_1 * Firefox 33.0 * […]

PC-BSD Forums Now Support Tapatalk

The PC-BSD forums are now accessible on Tapatalk. Tapatalk is a free forum app for your smartphone that lets you share photos, post, and reply to discussions easily on-the-go. Tapatalk can be downloaded from here. Once installed,  search “forums.pcbsd.org” from the Tapatalk Explore tab. Be sure to  add the “PC-BSD Forums” search result, not just […]

PC-BSD at MeetBSD

Several members of the PC-BSD and FreeNAS teams will be attending MeetBSD, to be held on November 1 and 2 in San Jose, CA. There’s some great presentations lined up for this event and registration is only $75. As usual, we’ll be giving out PC-BSD and FreeNAS media and swag. There will also be a […]

PC-BSD 10.1-RC1 Released

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC1 images for the upcoming PC-BSD 10.1 release. PC-BSD Notable Changes * KDE 4.14.2 * GNOME 3.12.2 * Cinnamon 2.2.16 * Chromium 38.0.2125.104_1 * Firefox 33.0 * NVIDIA Driver 340.24 * Lumina desktop 0.7.0-beta * Pkg 1.3.8_3 * New AppCafe HTML5 web/remote interface, for both […]

PC-BSD at Ohio Linux Fest

Several members of the PC-BSD and FreeBSD Projects will be at Ohio LinuxFest, to be held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH on October 24–26. Paid and free registration is available for this event. Ken Moore will present “Lumina DE: A new desktop environment for PC-BSD” on Friday, October 11 at 11:00. […]

PC-BSD at All Things Open

There will be a FreeBSD booth in the expo area of All Things Open, to be held at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC on October 22–23. Registration is required for this event. Expo hours are from 8:00–17:00 on Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22. As usual, we’ll have some cool swag, PC-BSD […]

Testers: CentOS 6.5 Emulation and New AppCafe

For those of you on Edge and who wish to test the new Linux emulation and the new Appcafe, Kris has posted the instructions: CentOS 6.5 emulation has been made the default for the EDGE packages going out this weekend. This replaces the legacy f10 package set. I’ve tested / confirmed that Flash works properly, […]

PC-BSD at Fossetcon

Fossetcon will take place September 11–13 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, FL. Registration for this event ranges from $10 to $85 and includes meals and a t-shirt. There will be a BSD booth in the expo area on both Friday and Saturday from 10:30–18:30. As usual, we’ll be giving out a bunch of […]