BSDNow.TV Episode 300: The Big Three

BSDNow.TV Episode 300: The Big Three

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Benedict Reuschling discuss FreeNAS 11.3-BETA 1, BSDCan 2019, OpenIndiana 2019.04, Overview of ZFS Pools in FreeNAS, the importance of Open Source firmware for security, OPNsense, OpenBSD and wireguard, and some more....
[How-To] FreeBSD Desktop with MATE Install Script

[How-To] FreeBSD Desktop with MATE Install Script

This tutorial by user Daniel MorThis tutorial by user Daniel Morante will get you set up with the MATE desktop environment on your FreeBSD operating system. Provided in the instructions is a script which makes it the installation process quicker and easier. See the...
BSD Now Episode 299: The NAS Fleet

BSD Now Episode 299: The NAS Fleet

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Benedict Reuschling and Allan Jude discuss running AIX via QEMU on Linux for Windows, taking command of your NAS fleet with TrueCommand, Unleashed version 1.3, LLDB: extension for CPU register inspection support, V7 Unix programs being...
[How-To] Install Vanilla Forum on FreeBSD 12

[How-To] Install Vanilla Forum on FreeBSD 12

This tutorial from Vultr will show you how to install Vanilla OSS, an Open Source discussion forum software in PHP, on your FreeBSD server operating system. You will also be setting up PHP, MariaDB database, and NGINX web server in order to use Vanilla. See the link...
[How-To] Check hard drive health on FreeBSD

[How-To] Check hard drive health on FreeBSD

User Vivek Gite is back again with another FreeBSD tutorial, this time on how to check the health of your HDDs and SSDs. The tool in question is called smartmontools, available in the ports system of the FreeBSD Open Source operating system. See the link below for the...
BSD Link Roundup 5.16

BSD Link Roundup 5.16

There’s a whole lot going on this month so far in the BSD realm, so we’ve rounded up some links for you to check out. The links range from security advisories, NVIDIA drivers, daemons, to jails. FreeBSD 12.1 Release Process:...