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FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE is now available. Please be sure to check the Release Notes and Release Errata before installation for any late-breaking news and/or issues with 10.0. More information about FreeBSD releases can be found on the Release Information page.
Looks like I got DOS’d: I base that conclusion on the above messages and this post.
This post has it all: backups deduplication snapshots ZFS Bacula ezjail Backups are essential for proper sanity, or at least, a reasonable facsimile. I strongly believe that doing backups right is the only way to backup. Go big or go home. I’ve been converting all my servers to ZFS. I like ZFS for many reasons, [...]
I didn’t even need to find source links this week. Do you have a VAX laying around? Cool! Now, can you give/lend it to OpenBSD? Along those lines, anyone have a Cray they don’t need? I don’t care if it works. It has to be full-size, though. (via) I found out that the RetroBSD site (Read more...)
For live BSD news follow discoverBSD on twitter at @janhovancik ! Last week in BSDReleases: PC-BSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSDOther 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 featu [...]
Running late putting this together… Back to bullets! The weekly PC-BSD digest for January 3rd. DiscoverBSD’s weekly roundup. PC-BSD’s weekly digest. Jailing FreeBSD 4 on FreeBSD 10. FreeBSD 4 has been a very long-lived release, so to speak. OpenBSD has a new auto-install feature that needs to be tested. Julio Merino has p [...]
The fifth 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.
Last week in BSD Releases: FreeBSDOther News: BSDnow, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, DragonFly BSD, ReleasesFreeBSD 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 buil [...]
Things are picking up again after the break. Faces of FreeBSD: Isabell Long. Note that she came in via Google Code-In. That’s the value of those programs. OpenBSD: Randomness, sooner. OpenBSD’s change to PIE for i386 means special upgrade procedures – if you’re on i386. Also, here’s PIE. atexit(3) changes al [...]
The fourth 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.
Last week in BSDReleases: FreeBSD, PC-BSD, ArchBSDOther News: BSDNow, OpenBSD, FreeBSD Foundation etc.ReleasesFreeBSD 10.0-RC3 Now AvailableChanges 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 bin [...]
Again, quiet from the holiday break. strlcpy/strlcat users, a rundown. The buffer overflow problem is suprisingly widespread. (via) The PC-BSD Digest for 12/20 and for 12/27. The DiscoverBSD weekly summary. Faces of FreeBSD: Kevin Martin. FreeNAS 9.2.0 is out. (via) OpenSMTPD, a project I’ve always meant to look at more, has (Read [...]
The third 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.