FreeBSD 11.2-RC3 now available

FreeBSD 11.2-RC3 now available

The developers of FreeBSD have made available the THIRD release candidate of version 11.2. This version includes a minor update to ocs_fc(4) driver, missing libc++ entires added, eager FPU context switch enabled, and more. You may see the full list of changes at the...
FreeBSD Day – June 19

FreeBSD Day – June 19

Did you know that the FreeBSD name was coined 25 years ago on June 19, 1993? Because of that, the FreeBSD Foundation has officially designated June 19 as FreeBSD Day! Let’s celebrate FreeBSD by introducing FreeBSD to someone who hasn’t heard of it before,...

BSD Now Episode 250: BSDCan 2018 Recap

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Benedict Reuschling & Allan Jude announce TrueOS becoming a downstream fork with Project Trident, recap on BSDCan, summarize HardenedBSD Foundation founding efforts, set up VPN with OpenIKED on OpenBSD, showcase FreeBSD on a System76...
[How-To] FreeBSD install VIM text editor using pkg and ports

[How-To] FreeBSD install VIM text editor using pkg and ports

User Vivek Gite is at it again with another tutorial, this time showing us how to install VIM text editor on FreeBSD. VIM is a powerful command line text editor available on many open source platforms. You may view the full set of instructions at the link below. How...

FreeBSD gets pNFS support

FreeBSD contributor rmacklem has announced pNFS support for the FreeBSD operating system. pNFS, also known as Parallel Network File System, is a protocol introduced in NFS v4.1 and allows for parallel connectivity access for storage devices. You may see the full...