GhostBSD development update

GhostBSD development update

There’s a post on the GhostBSD blog with an update on what the developers are currently working on: Support for all desktop environments will be dropped, apart from Mate More focus on tools and utilities such as the Network Manager, Update Manager, Package...
BSD Now Episode 25: a sixth pfSense (video)

BSD Now Episode 25: a sixth pfSense (video)

This is an interview with Chris Buechler, from the pfSense project, to learn just how easy it can be to deploy a BSD firewall. There’s also a walk through the pfSense interface so you can get an idea of just how convenient and powerful it is. This post is...
Newcons coming to Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

Newcons coming to Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

FreeBSD vt(4) – commonly known as “Newcons”-, which is planned to replace Syscons as the default FreeBSD console, is now available on Debian GNU/kFreeBSD. Newcons provides many interesting new features, such as KMS support, Unicode, double-width CJK characters,...

FreeNAS 9.2.1.1-RELEASE

First point release to a point release. We are not particularly thrilled that we had to do one, but there were some Samba (CIFS) and jail related bugs (including a panic!) that definitely made it necessary; we’ve done little else for the last 2 weeks but tracking them...
Set up BitTorrent Sync in FreeNAS with Plugin (howto)

Set up BitTorrent Sync in FreeNAS with Plugin (howto)

Ben Milman from iXsystems has put together a tutorial (How to Set Up FreeNAS with BitTorrent Sync Using a Plugin) showing step-by-step how to install and set up BitTorrent Sync on FreeNAS. BitTorrent Sync is a free, unlimited, secure file-syncing app which can be...