Exciting future ahead for BSD

Exciting future ahead for BSD

Trollaxor has written up an interesting piece about the history and future of the major BSD systems: FreeBSD, netBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD and Darwin. In the new year the Berkeley Software Distribution family of Unix-like operating systems is growing at a phenomenal...

FreeBSD: the rock

FreeBSD is a UNIX-like free operating system descended from AT&T UNIX via the Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD) operating system. It runs on almost all known hardware architecture, including Microsoft Xbox, and has been called “the unknown giant among free...
FreeBSD 7 will be revolutionary

FreeBSD 7 will be revolutionary

Pinderkent has made a nice summary of why FreeBSD 7.0 release is something to look forward to: A few weeks back, at the end of December, FreeBSD 7.0-RC1 was released. FreeBSD 7 will no doubt prove to be quite revolutionary. For one thing, this will be the first major...
FreeBSD and the Xbox (360)

FreeBSD and the Xbox (360)

In this post I want to have a look at how the Microsoft Xbox (360) can be used in combination with FreeBSD Xbox running FreeBSD Xbox 360 as media streaming device Using FreeNAS with the Xbox 360 1. Xbox running FreeBSD Some of you may be aware that since the middle of...

Study BSD – BSD mentoring and teaching

Study BSD is a new website aimed at mentoring and teaching general BSD administration skills as well as promoting BSD Advocacy. There isn’t a lot of useful information on there yet, but it’s probably worth checking the site again in a few weeks...