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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 […]

Lumina Desktop 0.8.0 Released

The first Qt5-based version of the Lumina desktop environment has just been released! The source code for this release is available in the Lumina repository on GitHub, the FreeBSD port has been updated, and the new package is getting pushed out to the PC-BSD “Edge” repository here in the next couple days. Version 0.8.0 is […]

Lumina Version 0.7.2 Tagged

The next version of the Lumina desktop environment has just been tagged in source! PC-BSD users on the “Edge” package repository should expect to see an updated package available in the next couple days. Please test it out and file bug reports or feature requests as necessary on the PC-BSD bug tracker. What has changed […]

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 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 […]

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 […]