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Last week in BSDReleases: PC-BSD, FreeBSDOther news: PC-BSD, Unix, OpenBSD, BSDDay, HardenedBSD, BSDSec, Unix, bash, FreeBSD, NetBSD, BSDnow, Lumina Desktop, ArchBSDReleases PC-BSD 10.0.3 Quarterly Package Update Released PC-BSD Notable Changes * Cinnamon 2.2.14* Chromium 37.0.2062.94* NVIDIA Driver 340.24* Lumin [...]
This has been a very hectic week for me, but I still have links for you. The Design and Implementation of the FreeBSD Operating System book is getting a significant update. Install Snort on FreeBSD. That place isn’t too far from me. (via) uGet, Open Source Lightweight Download Manager, is Now Available for BSD. loksh (Read more...)
Last week in BSDReleases: GhostBSD, PC-BSDOther news: Unix, pkg, GhostBSD, DragonFly BSD, mksh, MirOS, Lumina Desktop, FreeBSD, HardenedBSD, NetBSD, OpenSSD, BSDnow ReleasesGhostBSD 4.0 RC 2 now available The GhostBSD team is pleased to announce the availability the Second RC build of the 4.0-RELEASE release cycle which is available on [...]
Why is it so warm out? I want autumn to start. BSD compared to Linux, an explanation. A description of what rcctl does. (via several places) NetBSD runs on the OpenRISK 1000. tmux-resurrect, making tmux survive machine restarts. OpenBSD version numbering explained. PC-BSD has its own subreddit. Lumina is now available as a port – wil [...]
Last week in BSDReleases: pfSense, HardenedBSDOther news: DragonFly BSD, FreeBSD, libvrt, Lumina Desktop, nginx, OpenBSD, PC-BSD, VMWare, ZFS, NetBSD, BSDSec, BSDTalk, MidnightBSD, BSDnowReleasespfSense2.1.5 RELEASE Now Available The 2.1.5 release follows shortly after 2.1.4 and is primarily a security release.pfSense-SA-14_14.openssl [...]
The first BETA build for the FreeBSD 10.1 release cycle is now available. ISO images for the amd64, armv6, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and sparc64 architectures are available on most of our FreeBSD mirror sites.
I went from 1 link to lots all in one night. DiscoverBSD’s news roundup for 2014/08/25. The Bitrig website has been redesigned, probably to prep for a 1.0 version “soon”. Do any of the BSDs have an equivalent to initramfs? FreeBSD now has /etc/rc.conf.d/<service> subdirectories. PC-BSD 10.0.3-RC2 has been tagged. The [...]
Last week in BSDReleases: NoneOther news: FreeBSD, EuroBSDCon, freeNAS, DragonFly BSD, OpenBSD, BSDNow, nginx, MeetBSDReleasesseems like noneOther newsEuroBSDCon 2014 Early bird registrations deadline extended to August 25th Dear all, The early bird rates end for registrations to the EuroBSDCon 2014 conference has been extended unt [...]
Another long list. These are making my Friday nights take some extra effort. Oolite, an open source game based on Elite. Yes, it runs on BSD. I’m surprised I haven’t posted about it before. (via) My Experience Switching from Slackware Linux to FreeBSD. A week of pkgsrc, #3. DiscoverBSD for 2014/08/18. OpenBSD is (Read more. [...]
It all started with this commit from Jordan Hubbard on August 21, 1994:
A calm week, for once. mandoc 1.13.1 is out. The July/August issue of the FreeBSD Journal is out. A week of pkgsrc #2. Thinking about coming to FreeBSD from Arch. Steam client on FreeBSD? NetBSD sysinst now supports extended partitions, from an older GSoC project. NetBSD has a nouveau importing script. NetBSD has Embedded (Read more...)
After a lengthy Twitter discussion this afternoon, and a post to the forums, I decided to alter my ezjail basejail. The issue: when you update the basejail, /etc/rc.d and /etc/periodic do not get updated. This is by design. I wanted those directories to get updated. So I have changed the basejail. I will outline first, [...]
Last week in BSDReleases: GhostBSD, FreeNASOther new: Unix, OpenBSD, LibreSSL, BSDCan, FreeBSD, ZFS, BSDnow,NetBSD, FreeBSD Foundation, FreeBSD JournalReleasesGhostBSD 4.0 RC 1 now available The GhostBSD team is pleased to announce the availability the fist RC build of the 4.0-RELEASE release cycle which is available on SourceForge for the [...]
A relatively short week; I’m on the move today. DiscoverBSD’s roundup for 2014/08/04. FreeBSD installed. Your next 5 moves should be… (via) switched from arch linux to openbsd, reference advice? “make the Linux network stack as good as FreeBSD’s“. I’m leery of that statement. This comment may lea [...]
There’s a new version of pkg out – 1.3. (via) That’s an announcement on the FreeBSD-ports-announce list. Since DragonFly also uses pkg, that means it’s available for DragonFly too. John Marino reported on IRC that he’s testing a bulk build now, using it on DragonFly.
I was thinking this was going to be a short week, but nope. Using pkgsrc for HPC. Follow the thread for discussion of pkgsrc as a self-contained tool system, including the compiler. Debugging Firefox on pkgsrc. CDE is in pkgsrc-wip. tmux in NetBSD got updated. pcc in NetBSD got an update, too. NetBSD can work (Read more...)
Hi there guys, I would like to announce the little hobby project I\'ve been working for some time now: BSDSec.net It\'s very-alfa but let\'s talk about why and so. Prelude: I might be administrator of more BSD-based systems. I want to check fresh Security Advisories (SA) and Announcements (A) very often.How I do it now:1. I m [...]
We are pleased to announce the publication of our 2014 Semi-Annual Newsletter! This is a chance for you to read about what we are doing to help make FreeBSD the best operating system available.