FreeBSD 6.3 Released

FreeBSD 6.3 Released

Congratulations to the FreeBSD developers! FreeBSD 6.3-RELEASE is available now. This release continues the development of the 6-STABLE branch providing performance and stability improvements, many bug fixes, new features, new drivers, better hardware support, new...
(Free)BSD myths dispelled

(Free)BSD myths dispelled

As the BSD projects (DragonFlyBSD, FreeBSD, NetBSD, and OpenBSD) have grown in size, a number of persistent myths have grown up around them. Some of these are perpetuated by well meaning but misguided individuals, others by people pursuing their own agendas. This page...
FreeBSD in 2007 – a review

FreeBSD in 2007 – a review

2007 is over. It was a very successful year for open source software and another 12 interesting months have passed for FreeBSD. In this post I want to look back at 2007 and see how FreeBSD faired, what happened in “FreeBSD land” and how FreeBSD based...
New book: “The Best of FreeBSD Basics”

New book: “The Best of FreeBSD Basics”

Dru Lavigne’s popular column has been updated, improved, and compiled into a new book, The Best of FreeBSD Basics. Dru wrote over 110 articles (over 250 web pages) documenting her (Free)BSD experiences starting in early 2000. Being the meticulous sort, I had a...
OSS 4.0 Released under BSD Lisence

OSS 4.0 Released under BSD Lisence

4Front Technologies is proud to announce the release of the source code to Open Sound System (OSS) v4.0 under the BSD license for FreeBSD and other BSD compliant operating systems. OSS is a cross platform API that provides drivers for most consumer and professional...