The developers of FreeBSD have made available the second release candidate of version 11.0. Other changes for 11.0, as noted by Phoronix, are updated KMS drivers, Linux binary compatibility layer improvements, UEFI, bhyve, networking, and much more. Download FreeBSD 11.0-RC2 here.


A summary of changes since RC1 includes:

o Support for 'nat global' has been restored in ipfw(4).

o A hang in vtnet(4) when max_virtqueue_pairs > VTNET_MAX_QUEUE_PAIR has
  been fixed.

o Detection bridges that are not really HotPlug capable has been fixed.

o Various clang fixes.

o L2 caching for UDP over IPv6 has been disabled.

o Various build fixes.

o Various other fixes since RC1.

A list of changes since 10.0-RELEASE are available on the releng/11.0
release notes:

Please note, the release notes page is not yet complete, and will be
updated on an ongoing basis as the 11.0-RELEASE cycle progresses.

Official announcement:

Related links:

Phoronix – FreeBSD 11.0-RC2 Arrives With Fixes

Phoronix Forums – FreeBSD 11.0-RC2 Arrives With Fixes

DistroWatch – Development Release: FreeBSD 11.0-RC2

Softpedia – Second FreeBSD 11.0 Release Candidate Restores Support for “nat global” in IPFW

FreeBSD 11.0-RC2 Now Available from BSD