Lumina Desktop 0.8.5 Released

Lumina Desktop 0.8.5 Released

Ken Moore has announced the availability of Lumina 0.8.5. The Lumina desktop was developed specifically for PC-BSD, though the lightweight desktop environment now runs on FreeBSD, OpenBSD and various Linux distributions. The latest version of Lumina is considerd a...
PC-BSD Documentation can now be Translated Using Pootle

PC-BSD Documentation can now be Translated Using Pootle

For those who would like to translate the PC-BSD Handbook into their native language, you can now use Pootle to do so. Original: http://blog.pcbsd.org/2015/06/pc-bsd-documentation-can-now-be-translated-using-pootle/ Kris has finished integrating the source files for...
FreeNAS 10: A developer’s perspective

FreeNAS 10: A developer’s perspective

Jordan Hubbard, CTO of iXsystems and Co-Founder of FreeBSD, gives us a rundown on what to expect for the upcoming FreeNAS 10. It is slated to release in the next few months. Original –...
How to add swap file in FreeBSD 10.1

How to add swap file in FreeBSD 10.1

This tutorial by user Rudraraj shows us how to get swap file added to FreeBSD 10.1. In this post, we will see how to add swap file in FreeBSD 10.1. A swap area comes in handy if you are running a system with low memory. However, It is strongly recommended that you add...
OctoPkg – A GUI for pkg-ng

OctoPkg – A GUI for pkg-ng

The pkg-ng package manager has proven to be an effective and easy to use command-line package manager. It’s quick, it has simple syntax and it handles package dependencies well, so what’s not to like? Well, some people have suggested it would be nice if...