There’s a whole lot going on this month so far in the BSD realm, so we’ve rounded up some links for you to check out. The links range from security advisories, NVIDIA drivers, daemons, to jails.

FreeBSD 12.1 Release Process: https://www.freebsd.org/releases/12.1R/schedule.html

Security

FreeBSD-SA-19:06.pf: https://www.freebsd.org/security/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-19:06.pf.asc

Phoronix Test Suite 8.8 Officially Released: https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=BSD-Mitigations-MDS

Performance

Phoronix Test Suite 8.8: https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Phoronix-Test-Suite-8.8-Release

Drivers

Linux, Solaris, and FreeBSD driver 430.14 [long-lived branch release]: https://devtalk.nvidia.com/default/topic/1051837/linux-solaris-and-freebsd-driver-430-14-long-lived-branch-release-/?offset=1

Nvidia 430.14 Linux Driver Improves Performance for DiRT 4 and Wolfenstein II: https://news.softpedia.com/news/nvidia-430-14-linux-driver-improves-performance-for-dirt-4-and-wolfenstein-ii-526030.shtml

Jails

FreeBSD Mastery: Jails – Bail Bond Denied Edition

HOWTO: Installing ZoneMinder in a FreeNAS 11 Jail: https://www.ixsystems.com/community/threads/howto-installing-zoneminder-in-a-freenas-11-jail.62135/

Misc

Keep Crashing Daemons Running on FreeBSD: https://www.babaei.net/blog/keep-crashing-daemons-running-on-freebsd/

Keep Crashing Daemons Running on FreeBSD from BSD

Setting a working console resolution on an IBM 8518: https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/setting-a-working-console-resolution-on-an-ibm-8518.70687/

https://www.reddit.com/r/homelab/comments/bmprhp/testing_out_freenas_and_fibre_channel_target/