Raspberry Pi USB-GPIO OS X and FreeBSD

Raspberry Pi USB-GPIO OS X and FreeBSD

User Ben Lavery shows us how to connect your Raspberry Pi USB to Mac and FreeBSD. A CP2102 serial converter is necessary to do this task. Follow the link below for the short tutorial. I play with my Raspberry Pi so rarely that I forget how to use my CP2102 serial...
The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified

The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified

Michael Dexter returns with another piece on ZFS, this one titled The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified on the FreeNAS website. The article clarifies the usage of ZIL (ZFS Intent Log) and SLOG (Separate Intent Log) on your FreeNAS or FreeBSD pools. The ZIL and SLOG are two...
Book Review: FreeBSD Mastery – ZFS (nixCraft)

Book Review: FreeBSD Mastery – ZFS (nixCraft)

If you haven’t gotten a chance to check out Michael Lucas and Allan Jude’s book on ZFS, FreeBSD Mastery – ZFS, user Wendy Michele has written a review which may help you out with that decision. Once again a great FreeBSD book to read. I was anxious...
ZFS Webinar with Allan Jude and Michael Lucas

ZFS Webinar with Allan Jude and Michael Lucas

Allan Jude (host of BSDNow.TV) and Michael Lucas (author of many FreeBSD books) co-wrote the book FreeBSD Mastery: ZFS. Now, they have brought to us a webinar for those interested in learning about ZFS’s history, pooled storage, why ZFS is better than hardware...
How-To: FreeBSD on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

How-To: FreeBSD on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

Thanks to user Vivek Gite, we can get FreeBSD set up on the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. How do I install FreeBSD 10 or FreeBSD 11 (current) on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B? How do I flash the SD Card using Linux, OS X, FreeBSD or Unix-like operating system? Tutorial details...
Intel® System Studio 2016 for FreeBSD

Intel® System Studio 2016 for FreeBSD

You can view the release notes for Intel System Studio 2016 on FreeBSD here. Inside the release notes are instructions on how to install it as well. Thanks to Kittur Ganesh (Intel) for the update. Original post:...