BSD Now Episode 290:  Timestamped Notes

BSD Now Episode 290: Timestamped Notes

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Benedict Reuschling discuss Cavium ThunderX and FreeBSD, an OpenBSD user's perspective on NetBSD, vim time-stamped notes, tagged OpenBSD 6.5, Google Summer of Code 2019, a UNIX-like OS for Hackers called SecBSD, and...

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FreeBSD Journal Jan/Feb 2019 Edition

FreeBSD Journal Jan/Feb 2019 Edition

The latest FreeBSD Journal is out, and now available for free as of the beginning of 2019. This magazine features a guide for getting started with FreeBSD, Java Development on FreeBSD and GhostBSD, writing man pages, a letter from the Foundation, conference reports,...

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pfSense 2.5.0 Development Snapshots is now available

pfSense 2.5.0 Development Snapshots is now available

The developers of pfSense have made available the development snapshots for version 2.5.0. pfSense is an Open Source firewall and router project based on FreeBSD. See the link below for more details, and download them here or from the link below. We are excited to...

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BSD Link Roundup 3.21

BSD Link Roundup 3.21

Here is a round up of things more or less related to BSD, from history, software, to running it on old hardware. Enjoy! The Web turns 30: Dream or nightmare?:https://www.zdnet.com/article/the-web-turns-30/ Sway is an i3-compatible Wayland desktop for Linux and...

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Project Trident 18.12-U7 is now available

Project Trident 18.12-U7 is now available

The developers of Project Trident have released version 18.12-U7. Project Trident is a continuation of the Open Source FreeBSD based operating system TrueOS combined with the Lumina desktop environment. Notable changes are default post-install ZFS block size change,...

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ZFS Powered Magic Upgrades

ZFS Powered Magic Upgrades

FreeBSD contributor Allan Jude gives a presentation on ZFS Boot Environments and upgrading remote machines at the latest FOSDEM 19. Click the play button below to tune in: Using boot environments for atomic in-place upgrades Describe a system of using ZFS Boot...

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BSD Now 287: rc.d in NetBSD

BSD Now 287: rc.d in NetBSD

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Benedict Reuschling and Allan Jude discuss NetBSD's design and implementation of rc.d system, Project Trident 18.12 first impressions, FreeBSD disk image being PXE booted, middle mouse button paste, NetBSD and hardware accelerated...

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FreeBSD ZFS AMIs Now Available

FreeBSD ZFS AMIs Now Available

FreeBSD contributor Colin Percival announces that ZFS AMIs are now available for FreeBSD 12.0 operating system. AMI, or Amazon Machine Images, makes it easier to deploy FreeBSD onto Amazon's cloud computing services. See his blog below for more details on how to get...

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25 Years of FreeBSD @ FOSDEM 19

25 Years of FreeBSD @ FOSDEM 19

Deb Goodkin, Executive Director of the FreeBSD Foundation, gives a presentation about the History of FreeBSD and its 25 year history so far. Press play below to tune in: FreeBSD is 25 years old! Learn the history of FreeBSD, why its use is increasing, and why you...

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GhostBSD: A Solid Linux-Like Open Source Alternative

GhostBSD: A Solid Linux-Like Open Source Alternative

Jack M Germain reviews GhostBSD Open Source operating system from a Linux user's perspective. GhostBSD is based on TrueOS, and originally on FreeBSD. Germain discusses a bit of BSD history, packages, look and feel, apps, and other things. See the link below for the...

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BSD Now Episode 286: Old Machine Revival

BSD Now Episode 286: Old Machine Revival

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Benedict Reuschling discuss ading glue in the desktop environment, PC engine and flashing the BIOS, reviving Cisco IDS in OpenBSD, WindowMaker and OpenBSD, RealTime data compression, love for pipes, and some more. Click...

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BSD Link Roundup 2/21

BSD Link Roundup 2/21

Below are some links of various BSD or FreeBSD stories and discussions around the web -- ranging from screenshots, why people chose BSD, and some updates. We'll continue to provide these round-ups in addition to regular content and news updates! Why To Not Use...

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BSD Now Episode 285: BSD Strategy

BSD Now Episode 285: BSD Strategy

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Benedict Reuschling and Allan Jude discuss a blog about strategies to keep FreeBSD relevant, reflecting on a new machine's soul, 10GbE benchmarks on Linux and FreeBSD, integrating LLVM sanitizers in NetBSD base, a DitroWatch review on...

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FreeBSD in Audio Studio (FOSDEM 19)

FreeBSD in Audio Studio (FOSDEM 19)

Interested in music production, and also have a love for Open Source and FreeBSD? Goran Mekic, a FreeBSD and Linux sysadmin, gives a talk on how one can utilize FreeBSD as a music production studio -- with various tools such as OSS, Virtual OSS, and LV2 plugins. You...

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[How-To] Install pgAdmin4 on FreeBSD 12

[How-To] Install pgAdmin4 on FreeBSD 12

In this tutorial, user Josphat Mutai shows us how to get pgAdmin4 set up on your FreeBSD 12 operating system. pgAdmin4 is an Open Source administration and development platform for PostgreSQL, an advanced database built on Open Source. See the link below for the full...

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