A Year Away From Mac OS by Bit Cannon

A Year Away From Mac OS by Bit Cannon

User Bit Cannon blogs about his journey of moving away from macOS. He tries various operating systems along the way, such as Linux, FreeBSD, and Windows. Check out his full journal log at the link below. I continued to be lured by a BSD desktop. The stable base +...
Migrating from FreeNAS to FreeBSD

Migrating from FreeNAS to FreeBSD

This blog by user Nahraf details his journey of moving from FreeNAS to FreeBSD to better accommodate his use cases. Check out the blog to see his detailed instructions for the zpool transitioning. =>  I love FreeNAS. Its awesome, well built, well-supported. But as...
FreeBSD/EC2 on C5 instances (Colin Percival)

FreeBSD/EC2 on C5 instances (Colin Percival)

FreeBSD Security Officer Emeritus Colin Percival blogs about an issue with running FreeBSD on Amazon’s EC2 “C5” instances. Please see his notice if you are currently running this or plan to do so. See the link below for the full report.  Last week,...

Design of a Trust System for FreeBSD

User Eric McCorkle discusses some security aspects of FreeBSD, notably signatures (executables, library, kernel) in his latest blog. This article is broken down in sections such as signed elf binaries, portable verification library, key management, etc. Read the whole...

Bringing up 802.11ac on FreeBSD

Adrian Chadd, known for his WiFi and FreeBSD work, writes about his latest updates on bringing 802.11ac to the FreeBSD operating system. Read his full story a the link provided. I’ve been chipping away at bringing up 802.11ac on FreeBSD. I’ve been meaning...