Simple ZFS Backup Script

This article by Daemon Security shows us how to create a simple ZFS backup script in FreeBSD. ZFS is a powerful filesystem that helps to maintain integrity by avoiding data corruption. A useful feature of ZFS is its ability to clone filesystems. Creating snapshots...
FreeNAS 9.2.1.7 is released

FreeNAS 9.2.1.7 is released

The developers of FreeNAS have released version 9.2.1.7. Well, we said 9.2.1.6 would be the last in the 9.2.1.x series, but CVE-2014-3560 (a possible remote Samba exploit) forced us to change those plans. Come and get it from here, as usual! While we were at it, we...
BSDNow.TV Episode 49: The PC-BSD Tour

BSDNow.TV Episode 49: The PC-BSD Tour

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Kris Moore walk us through the graphical utilities of PC-BSD. Click play below to tune in: Check out the official page here: http://www.bsdnow.tv/episodes/2014_08_06-the_pcbsd_tour  
GhostBSD 4.0 RC1 now available

GhostBSD 4.0 RC1 now available

The developers of GhostBSD have made available the first release candidate of their 4.0-RELEASE cycle. Changes and fix between 4.0-BETA3 and 4.0-RC1 include: Xconfig from 3.5 was added back to system A script is added to do configuration on the first boot of the new...