Dual booting Linux and FreeBSD

Dual booting Linux and FreeBSD

Jesse Smith of DistroWatch discusses dual-booting FreeBSD and Ubuntu in this brief walkthrough. There are many reasons why one would want to use both operating systems on the same computer as they serve different tasks. See the guide below for the full set of...
[How-To] FreeBSD Install Nginx Webserver

[How-To] FreeBSD Install Nginx Webserver

User Vivek Gite is back again with another FreeBSD tutorial outlining the installation of Nginx. Nginx is an open-source webserver that can be used as a load balancer, mail proxy, reverse proxy, and HTTP cache. How do I install an Nginx webserver under a FreeBSD Unix...
FreeBSD lockless algorithm – seq

FreeBSD lockless algorithm – seq

User oshogbo//vx discusses seq, a FreeBSD lockless algorithm in this blog post. They go into detail about what the seq_write, seq_consistent, and other seq functions do for the algorithm. You may view the full post at the link below. Those days locking algorithms are...
What is ZFS? Why are People Crazy About it?

What is ZFS? Why are People Crazy About it?

User John Paul goes into detail about the benefits of ZFS, or Zettabyte File System, the chosen filesystem for FreeBSD and other operating systems like FreeNAS. He also gives a little bit of history behind ZFS, going back to the Sun times. Today, we will take a look...