Debian GNU/kFreeBSD vs Debian 7.0 GNU/Linux

Debian GNU/kFreeBSD vs Debian 7.0 GNU/Linux

With the new Debian 7.0 Wheezy released, it was time for Phoronix to update some benchmarks comparing Debian GNU/kFreeBSD vs Debian 7.0: Debian GNU/kFreeBSD vs Debian 7.0 GNU/Linux. The outcomes have not changed much since last December’s test: Debian is overall...
PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened

PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened

Josh Smith has announced the initial launch of the PC-BSD hardware store. This resource is meant to make it easier to find hardware that has been tested to work on PC-BSD. FreeBSD and PC-BSD are known to be quite particular with regards to hardware support, but now...
JabirBSD, a new FreeBSD based project

JabirBSD, a new FreeBSD based project

Muhammadreza Haghiri emailed me about the release of the JabirBSD 1.0. JabirBSD is a rebranded FreeBSD version for Iranian and Farsi speaking users “with rsync, sudo, nano and a lot of command-line based software”. This first release is a re-branded...
BSDTalk interview with Kris Moore (PC-BSD)

BSDTalk interview with Kris Moore (PC-BSD)

BSDTalk has a 12 minutes interview with Kris Moore (BSDTalk225) about PC-BSD, recorded at BSDCan 2013. Listen to the podcast as MP3 or OGG. Previous interviews with Kris Moore can be found here: bsdtalk216 – PC-BSD with Kris Moore bsdtalk201 – PC-BSD 9...
PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened

PC-BSD, a friendly first-time contributor project

IT World has identified 7 open source projects that are friendly to the first-time contributor to get their teeth in. Apart from LibreOffice, PostgreSQL and Ubuntu, IT World also shortlists PC-BSD: “If Ubuntu sounds interesting, but you want something a little...