BSD Now Episode 273: A Thoughtful Episode

BSD Now Episode 273: A Thoughtful Episode

In this episode of BSD Now, hosts Allan Jude and Benedict Reuschling discuss some thoughts on NetBSD 8.0, monitor love for GigaBit OpenBSD firewall, source history of cat, root permission bug on X.org, thoughts on desktop OpenBSD, and review Nom adBSD. Click play...
BSD Now Episode 272: Detain the bhyve

BSD Now Episode 272: Detain the bhyve

In the 272th episode of BSD Now, hosts Benedict Reuschling and Allan Jude discuss byproducts of reading OpenBSD’s netcat code, porting your own projects to FreeBSD, NetBSD Virtual Machine Monitor, dependency in Unix init systems, jailing bhyve, and more. Click...
FreeBSD 12.0-RC1 is now available

FreeBSD 12.0-RC1 is now available

The developers of FreeBSD have made available the first release candidate of version 12.0. You can download the ISO/image file from here. Notable changes are NFSv4 fixes, new keywords added to rc(8), netmap)4_ fixes, IPv6 fixes, AMD temperature reporting (Ryzen 2),...
Linux and FreeBSD networking

Linux and FreeBSD networking

User Matteo Croce compares networking on both Linux and FreeBSD on a Dell PowerEdge server. He tests out a software bridge / packet rate, routing, and firewall rules. See the link below for a detailed report of the Linux and FreeBSD network tests. Incipit I work on...
BSD Now Episode 271: Automatic Drive Tests

BSD Now Episode 271: Automatic Drive Tests

In this BSDNow.TV episode, hosts Allan Jude and Benedict Reuschling discuss Midnight BSD 1.0, recap on MeetBSD and EuroBSDcon, DNS over TLS on FreeBSD 12, Upgrade OpenBSD with Ansible, run tests on drives automatically with smartd, and more. Press play below to tune...
[How-To] Get Started with FreeBSD

[How-To] Get Started with FreeBSD

Users Mark Drake and Justin Ellingwood show us how to get started with a fresh FreeBSD server by logging in via SSH. It also goes through Bash and setting up the root password. Note that this guide mentions DigitalOcean as the host but the process should work on other...