These are some interesting links I came across over the last few days:
pkgng beta 1
The pkgng developers have released the first beta of FreeBSD’s new package management.
FreeNAS on FLOSS Weekly
There’s an interview on FLOSS Weekly (episode 198) with James Nixon from the FreeNAS Project .
The Perfect Database Server: Firebird 2.5.1 And FreeBSD 9
Here is a guide on installing Firebird 2.5.1 from FreeBSD 9 Ports and creating your first test database.