FreeBSD 10.0-BETA1 available

The first BETA build for the FreeBSD-10.0 release cycle is now available. Some of the changes between -ALPHA5 and -BETA1 include: Introduce freebsd-version(1), which is intended to be used as an auditing tool, to determine the userland patch level when it differs from...
OpenZFS Office Hours with Matt Ahrens (video)

OpenZFS Office Hours with Matt Ahrens (video)

Recently some open source projects utilisingZFS started working together in order to make the code (more) consistent and inter-exchangeable between the projects and start working toward one code repository. The Open-ZFS project was created to this end. Matt Ahrens who...
(Free)BSD Code Commits Catch Up – Week 39

(Free)BSD Code Commits Catch Up – Week 39

This is a weekly post linking to interesting updates, additions or changes in the FreeBSD code or in the code of the following FreeBSD-based flavours: PC-BSD, FreeNAS or pfSense. If I have missed out any updates that you’re excited about, please share with us...
BSD Conference: vBSDcon, October 25 – 27, 2013

BSD Conference: vBSDcon, October 25 – 27, 2013

A reminder for the upcoming vBSDcon 2013 has gone out today: “Registrations for vBSDcon 2013 remain open until October 23rd, 2013. Register now for this BSD conference scheduled to take place at the Dulles Hyatt in Herndon, VA from October 25 – 27, 2013....

BSDnow.tv Episode 002: Engineering and Powder Kegs

Allan Jude (@AllanJude) and Kris Moore (@pcbsdkris), founder of the PC-BSD project, have set up and are hosting a weekly video podcast at bsdnow.tv. The show is dedicated to spreading the word about the BSD family of operating systems, and keeping those who are...