has been in alpha for just one month
but announced today is the first beta of the forthcoming FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE.
FreeBSD 10.0 will introduce a ton of new features
including AMD Radeon KMS support
. One week after FreeBSD 10.0 Alpha 5
, the release engineering team is ready with FreeBSD 10.0 Beta 1.
Among the changes introduced in FreeBSD 10.0 Beta 1 is a "freebsd-version" tool, improved ZFS lzjb decompression performance, support for the mips24k and mips74k MIPS CPU families, bsdinstall updates, random updates, and other smaller changes.
More details on FreeBSD 10.0 Beta 1 can be learned from the freebsd-stable announcement