CAM Target Layer committed to HEAD

Ken Merry committed CTL to HEAD for testing earlier this week. From the commit message: CTL is a disk and processor device emulation subsystem originally written for Copan Systems under Linux starting in 2003. It has been shipping in Copan (now SGI) products since...

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FreeBSD 9.0 Release posts

The release of FreeBSD 9.0 has been picked up by quite a few (Linux related) websites. Some of them are copies of the release announcement, others have more to say. Just sharing some I've come across: Sharing some links relating to last week's FreeBSD 9.0 Release (pc...

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PC-BSD 9.0 (Isotope Edition) available

PC-BSD 9.0 (Isotope Edition) available

iXsystems has announced the availability of PC-BSD 9.0 (Isotope Edition)(via). Based upon FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE, this is the first release of PC-BSD which offers users a variety of desktop environments to choose from, such as KDE, GNOME, XFCE, LXDE and more! Also...

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FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE Available

FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE Available

Some of you guys already emailed me last week about the release of FreeBSD 9, but it wasn't until today that it became official: The FreeBSD project has now officially announced the availability of FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE. ISO's were already available for some days and...

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BSD Magazine – January 2012 issue is out

BSD Magazine – January 2012 issue is out

January's issue of the BSD Magazine is now available: FreeBSD: Get Up-To-Date (free PDF download). You'll find the following subjects: What's New in FreeBSD 9.0 by Dru Lavigne Puppet on FreeBSD FreeBSD IPS With Snort Inline malloc(9): The Kernel's General Purpose...

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FreeNAS 8.0.3 released

FreeNAS 8.0.3 released

Garrett Cooper has announced the availability of FreeNAS 8.0.3-RELEASE earlier today. FreeNAS 8.0 is so far missing some of the media streaming capabilities that came with FreeNAS 0.7, and to make up for that gap, a FreeNAS 8.0.3-RELEASE_MULTIMEDIA version will be...

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FreeBSD News on Google+

FreeBSD News on Google+

You're probably aware of our Google+ Page. I prefer Google+ for social networking over Facebook as its privacy settings are better and it's easier to share news and interact with others. If you're on Google+ you can +1 us and add us to your page or profile. I'm going...

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Happy New Year

Wishing you all a good and prosperous 2012. Hopefully we'll see FreeBSD 9 released soon and some exciting new projects announced to make FreeBSD and operating systems based on it, the best branch of operating systems available. What would you like to see worked on or...

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Interview with Adrian Chadd on 802.11n in FreeBSD

Adrian Chadd is the current FreeBSD net80211/ath driver maintainer and developer. He's been working with a few others to get usable 802.11n support into FreeBSD. OSNews did an interview with Adrian and the following was discussed. What's the state of 801.11n on...

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pfSense 2.0.1, load balancing and pfSense Cookbook

pfSense 2.0.1, load balancing and pfSense Cookbook

  pfSense is a powerful, open source, free and FreeBSD based firewall and security solution. The follwoing are three links you may be interested in if you use or would like to use pfSense. pfSense 2.0.1 announcement Chris Buechler has announced the release...

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GhostBSD 2.5 RC2 available for testing

The second release candidate (RC) for the upcoming GhostBSD 2.5, which is based on FreeBSD 9.0-RC2, is now available for download. Notable changes from RC1 include: added WiFi Network Manager for easier wireless connection configuration; additionally, the WiFi card is...

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PC-BSD 9.0-RC3 available

Following the release of FreeBSD 9.0-RC3, PC-BSD 9.0-RC3, a Unix-like, desktop-oriented operating system based on FreeBSD, is ready for testing. This release contains numerous bug fixes and enhancements, and can also be downloaded as VMware and VirtualBox images. Some...

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Website down – issues solved

Thank you all for your patience with the website issues over the last couple of hours. The database and theming issues are solved now, but I had to repost two posts that weren't backed up. Apologies for that. Thank you all who emailed me regarding this problem.

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