Day: December 17, 2013

End of the PKG woes

Hey everyone, I just wanted to let you know that the recent issues with package updates should be corrected with the new package set that just came out. The graphical package manager will not be able to update to the new package set, instead you will need to run the following command manually: sudo pkg […]

FreeBSD Foundation Announces Capsicum Integration Project Completion

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce the successful completion of work on the improvement and integration of the Capsicum framework and the Casper services daemon. The Google Open Source Programs Office and the FreeBSD Foundation jointly sponsored Paweł Jakub Dawidek for this project.

Capsicum is a lightweight OS capability and sandbox framework developed at the University of Cambridge

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tmpfs Enabled in -current

Marc Espie (espie@) committed a change that enables tmpfs in OpenBSD -current:

CVSROOT:	/cvs
Module name:	src
Changes by:	espie@cvs.openbsd.org	2013/12/14 16:28:02

Modified files:
	sbin           : Makefile 
	sys/conf       : GENERIC 

Log message:
enable tmpfs so it gets tested some more.
okay kettenis@, martin@, beck@, krw@, tedu@, millert@

Thanks to Pedro Martelletto, who did much of this work.

Like it says

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BSD News 16/12/13

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Releases

FreeBSD 10.0-RC2 Now Available 

The second RC build for the FreeBSD-10.0 release cycle is now available. ISO images for the amd64, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and sparc64 architectures are available on most of our FreeBSD mirror sites.

Changes between -RC1

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