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BSD News 10/03/14

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Releases: GhostBSD
Other news:DragonFly BSD, BSDCan, freeNAS, OpenSMTPD, iXsystems, BSDnow, PC-BSD,

Releases

GhostBSD 4.0-ALPHA1 now available 

The first ALPHA build of the 4.0-RELEASE release cycle is now available on SourceForge for the amd64, i386 architectures.
Where to download
The image checksums, ISO images and USB images are available here:
http://www.ghostbsd.org/download-4.0

Other news

DragonFly BSD: For Intel

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BSD News 03/03/14

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Releases: DragonFly BSD, FreeNAS
Other: EuroBSDCon, Debian GNU/kFreeBSD,  NYCBSDCon, OpenBSD,  DMA, DragonFly BSD, Google Summer of Code, BSDnow, GhostBSD


 

Releases

DragonFly 3.6.1 released

More info here.

FreeNAS 9.2.1.2-RC is now available 
FreeNAS 9.2.1.2-RELEASE is now available   

From a high level, these are the most significant changes:

  • Samba (SMB/CIFS support) upgraded to version 4.1.5
  • Linux

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BSD News 24/02/14

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Releases: FreeNAS
Other News: DragonFly BSD, PC-BSD, freeNAS, FreeBSD, EC2, BSDnow, OpenBSD

Releases

Announcing FreeNAS 9.2.1.1-RELEASE

Release Notes for FreeNAS 9.2.1.1-RELEASE

  • Samba (SMB/CIFS support) upgraded to version 4.1.4, with select key fixes cherry-picked from 4.1.5. This version adds support for SMB3, the ability for FreeNAS to be a Windows Domain Controller, and advanced features like server-side

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Interview: Kent Riboe from BSDEater.org

Kent Riboe from BSDEater.org is the next person I interviewed. 

Not familiar with BSDEater? Well, you should be, as it’s here for quite some time. But that’s something you can read in interview! Enjoy!

Q: Could you, please, shortly introduce yourself and BSD Eater? 



A: BSD Eater was originally started as planet.openbsd.nu to collect all news regarding the, at the

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BSD News 17/02/14

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Releases: FreeNAS
Other news: FreeBSD Foundation, NYCBSDCon, DragonFly BSD, freeNAS, OpenBSD, FOSDEM, BSDnow, n2k14, BSDTalk, PC-BSD, Unix

Releases

FreeNAS 9.2.1 is RELEASED

iXsystems is pleased to announce that the FreeNAS Team has released FreeNAS 9.2.1. This minor update adds a few new features and fixes almost 200 bugs.
Read the full announcement and download the upgrade file

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BSD News 10/02/14

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Releases: NetBSD, FreeNAS
Other News: DragonFly BSD, pkg, FreeBSD, n2k14, OpenBSD, JabirOS, NetBSD, BSDnow

Releases

NetBSD 6.1.3, NetBSD 6.0.4, NetBSD 5.2.2, and NetBSD 5.1.4 patch releases 

These releases represent a selected subset of fixes deemed important for security or stability reasons. Updating to one of these versions is recommended for users of all prior releases.
For

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BSD News 03/02/14

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Releases: NetBSD, PC-BSD
Other news:  DragonFly BSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Unix, BSDNow

Releases

NetBSD 6.1.3, NetBSD 6.0.4, NetBSD 5.2.2, and NetBSD 5.1.4 patch releases 

The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce:

  • NetBSD 6.1.3, the third security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.1 release branch,
  • NetBSD 6.0.4, the fourth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch,
  • NetBSD 5.2.2, the second

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BSD Releases January 2014

FreeBSD 10.0-RC4
FreeBSD 10.0-RC5

FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE

Some of the highlights:

  • GCC is no longer installed by default on architectures where clang(1) is the default compiler.
  • Unbound has been imported to the base system as the local caching DNS resolver.
  • BIND has been removed from the base system.
  • make(1) has been replaced with bmake(1), obtained from the NetBSD Project.
  • pkg(7) is now the default package management

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BSD News 28/01/14

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Releases: FreeBSD, PC-BSD
Other News : OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD etc

Releases

FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE

Some of the highlights:

  • GCC is no longer installed by default on architectures where clang(1) is the default compiler.
  • Unbound has been imported to the base system as the local caching DNS resolver.
  • BIND has been removed from the base system.
  • make(1) has been replaced

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BSD News 21/01/14

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Releases: m0n0wall, pfSense
Other news: BSDnow, portmgr@, OpenBSD, ruBSD, DragonFly BSD, PC-BSD

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Releases

m0n0wall 1.8.1 released 

Change log highlights (see the SVN change log for the full details):

  • add scheduler (“Croen”) service with many different job types (enable/disable interface or shaper rule, Wake

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BlueVM KVM and NetBSD I.

“NetBSD is a free, fast, secure, and highly portable Unix-like Open Source operating system. It is available for a wide range of platforms, from large-scale servers and powerful desktop systems to handheld and embedded devices. Its clean design and advanced features make it excellent for use in both production and research environments, and the source code is freely available under

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BSD News 13/01/14

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Releases: PC-BSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD
Other news:  BSDTalk, DragonFly BSD, Halon Security, JabirOS, BSDnow, Google Summer of Code, ssh,

Releases

New release of SR (OpenBSD based router/firewall) SR 3.2-R1

PC-BSD 10.0-RC3 now available 

Notable features and changes from RC2 are:

BSD News 07/01/14

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Releases: FreeBSD
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FreeBSD 10.0-RC4 Now Available

The fourth RC build of the 10.0-RELEASE release cycle is now available on the FTP servers for the amd64, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and sparc64 architectures.

This is expected to be the final RC build of the 10.0-RELEASE cycle.

Changes between 10.0-RC3 and

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BSD News 30/12/13

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Releases: FreeBSD, PC-BSD, ArchBSD
Other News: BSDNow, OpenBSD, FreeBSD Foundation etc.

Releases

FreeBSD 10.0-RC3 Now Available

Changes between -RC2 and -RC3 include:

  • Several minor bugfixes and functionality enhancements to bhyve.
  • Add new sysctl, kern.supported_archs, containing the list of FreeBSD MACHINE_ARCH values whose binaries this kernel can run.
  • Add a pkg(8) repository configuration file for cdrom-based package installation.
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BSD News 23/12/13

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Releases: FreeNAS
Other News: ssh, OpenBSD, FreeBSD Foundation, EuroBSDCon, JabirOS, OpenBSD, ruBSD, BSDTalk, NetBSD, DragonFly BSD
 

Releases

FreeNAS 9.2.0

Jordan Hubbard has announced the release of FreeNAS 9.2.0, a FreeBSD-based operating system that enables the users to build networked storage: “After one early beta and two release candidates, it gives us great pleasure to

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