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In Other BSDs for 2020/09/12

Perhaps a performance tweaks mini-theme this week? Valuable News – 2020/09/07. OPNsense 20.7.2 Released. Quare FreeBSD? FreeBSD Mini Git Primer.  (via) Install OpenBSD 6.7 with Disk Encryption and FVWM Ricing.   Note for non-English speakers: “ricing” is a derogatory term.  (via) NetBSD Tips and Tricks.  (via) OpenBSD/FreeBSD performance. Beginner’s Guide to FreeBSD.  More of an overview.  …

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In Other BSDs for 2020/08/22

Started this with overflow from last week. New fnaify games: Eagle Island, Ruggnar, Camera Obscura. Trademarks disputes in tech.  Linked for NetBSD mention. Android debugging in OpenBSD. Speed up pkgsrc on retrocomputers.  (via) Important parts of Unix’s history happened before readline support was common. Bringing zpool checkpoints to a FreeBSD bootloader. Sandbox for FreeBSD.  (via) …

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Whither chroot?

Chroot OriginsThis blog post will examine original artifacts to clear up some confusion about where chroot(2) and chroot(8) came from. The answer turns out to be simple, and the confusion was understandable. This shows the benefits of groups like …