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Dru Lavigne Will be Speaking @ KnoxBUG

If you missed the inaugural meeting of the Knoxville BSD User Group, you definitely don’t want to miss this one.  Lead Documentation Expert and author for the PC-BSD and FreeNAS projects Dru Lavigne will be giving a talk: “You Too Can Doc Like an Egyptian”.  For more information on meeting times and venue, please visit […]

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 […]

PC-BSD 10.2-RC1 Now Available

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of RC1 images for the upcoming 10.2 release. Please test these images out and report any issues found on our bug tracker: https://bugs.pcbsd.org   PC-BSD 10.2 Notable Changes FreeBSD 10.2 base system Many bugfixes and enhancements to installer to dual-boot setups New CD-sized network installation media, […]

Lumina Desktop 0.8.6 Released!

Just in time for PC-BSD & FreeBSD 10.2 (coming soon), the Lumina desktop has been updated to version 0.8.6! This version contains a number of updates for non-English users (following up all the new translations which are now available), as well as a number of important bug-fixes, and support for an additional FreeDesktop specification. The […]

Lumina Desktop 0.8.5 Released

The next version of the Lumina Desktop Environment is now available! This version includes a significant number of updates, particularly to the main desktop session/interface, so I highly recommend that you update to the new version as soon as possible. While the full list of changes is posted at the bottom of the announcement, there […]

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 […]

Lumina Desktop Status Update/FAQ

With the amount of changes to the Lumina desktop environment and the increasing number of questions/comments we are receiving, I thought it would be a good time to post a status report about it and answer many of the commonly asked questions. As always, please post any bug reports or feature requests on the PC-BSD […]

PC-BSD 10.1.2 Released

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of the next PC-BSD / TrueOS quarterly release, 10.1.2.   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 connected at login, and used across different systems Stealth Mode — Allows login […]

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 and 4K — Oh my!

I had recently seen some chatter on IRC about 4K monitor support. One of the people discussing stated that PC-BSD didn’t support 4K monitors, which was curious to me, since I hadn’t tried it yet. This week I did something about that, and ended up getting two 4K monitors and a new video card (With […]

Lumina Desktop 0.8.2 Released!

The next version of the Lumina desktop environment has just been released! Version 0.8.2 is mainly a “spit-and-polish” release: focusing on bugfixes, overall appearances, and interface layout/design. The FreeBSD port has already been updated to the new version, and the PC-BSD “Edge” repository will be making the new version available within the next day or […]