news: Recent events for FreeBSD and PCBSD


March 3rd, 2014

alertFreeBSD 10.0 Release is now available – [LINK]

PC-BSD 10: Joule Edition is also out – [LINK]

February’s issue of BSD Magazine can be downloaded for free here – [LINK]

The new FreeBSD Journal is available for puchase– [LINK]

Dru Lavigne did a presentation at SCALE 2014 about the ZFS file system.
Watch the video here
– [LINK] or here [LINK]
The slideshow is available here – [LINK]

 

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reminder: December Issue of BSD Magazine


December 20th, 2013

The December 2013 issue of BSD Magazine is now available!

Go to http://www.bsdmag.org and download your free copy.
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#FreeBSD #PC-BSD #BSD

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news: Check out all the BSD related happenings


October 19th, 2013

alertLatest episode from the “BSD Now” show – [LINK]

Earlier this month PC-BSD v. 9.2 was released, get the details here – [LINK]

FreeBSD v.10 is in BETA, final release slated for the end of the year – [LINK]

OSNews posted the first installment in a series of articles centered on BSD – [LINK]

“FreeBSD News” article detailing the upcoming improvements in FreeBSD v.10 – [LINK]

#PCBSD #FREEBSD

 

 

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reminder: October Issue of BSD Magazine


October 19th, 2013

The October 2013 issue of BSD Magazine is now available!

Go to http://www.bsdmag.org and download your free copy.
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new release: PC-BSD 9.1 Now Available!


December 19th, 2012

pcbsd_avatarPC-BSD v9.1 release now available for download!

Here are some of the highlights for the 9.1-Release:

  • FreeBSD 9.1.
  • New system installer! Greatly simplified for desktop and server installs.
  • Support for ZFS mirror / raidz(1,2,3) during installation.
  • Support for SWAP on ZFS, allowing entire disk ZFS installation.
  • Support for setting additional ZFS data-set options, such as compression, noexec, etc.
  • Warden jail management integrated into system.
  • Support for Warden to create Linux Jails
  • New “Sound Configuration GUI”
  • New “Hardware compatibility” GUI
  • First boot setup wizard allows OEM installs to be easily performed.
  • New Bluetooth pairing tray / GUI utilities.
  • Improvements to wireless networking utilities.
  • Numerous bug-fixes to PC-BSD related utilities.
  • Improved mirror auto-detection for roaming devices, such as laptops.

Full details available here – [LINK]

Download available here – [LINK]