[How-To] IPv6 on FreeBSD/EC2

[How-To] IPv6 on FreeBSD/EC2

In this tutorial, FreeBSD Security Officer Colin Percival shows us how to set up IPv6 on FreeBSD/EC2 and provides some tips to help simplify the process. Visit the link below to read his full blog. A few hours ago Amazon announced that they had rolled out IPv6 support...
Top BSD News This Year & BSD benchmarks (Phoronix)

Top BSD News This Year & BSD benchmarks (Phoronix)

Phoronix has compiled a list of their top BSD related stories for 2016. Head on over to the link below for a list of their most popular articles. Continuing our end-of-year recaps for the most popular stories on Phoronix, when we’re not busy covering Linux, the...

Cohabiting FreeBSD and Gentoo Linux on a Common ZFS Volume by Eric

This blog by user Eric McCorckle documents his experience in running FreeBSD and Gentoo side by side. He has set up a ZFS volume on his Librem 15 notebook to run both of the open source operating systems. Follow the link below for his full story. My Librem 15 arrived...

Debian vs FreeBSD & FreeBSD as a desktop

These two blogs by user Andy Mender talks about his experience switching over to FreeBSD for desktop use, along with his thoughts on Debian Linux next to FreeBSD. He makes comparisons between the file systems, init systems, package management, and more. Read more at...
Testing simple ZFS failure on FreeBSD

Testing simple ZFS failure on FreeBSD

User voltagex blogs about his experience in testing simple ZFS failure on FreeBSD. He uses VirtualBox as a testing ground for the drive failure experiment and shows how the robust ZFS file system will deal with it. See the full article in the link below. ZFS is one of...