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FreeBSD 10.0 Has Finally Been Released

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Published on 20 January 2014 01:30 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in BSD
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It's been delayed by many months but the official release of FreeBSD 10.0 has shipped today!

FreeBSD 10.0 uses Clang as the default compiler in place of GCC, TRIM support is available for SSDs with ZFS as are other ZFS file-system improvements, AMD Radeon KMS driver support, and a wide-range of packages have been updated. I have already written at length about the best FreeBSD 10 features and other interesting features so check out the dozens of FreeBSD 10.0 articles on Phoronix for more information.

The FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE announcement can be read on the project's mailing list. PC-BSD/FreeBSD 10.0 benchmarks against FreeBSD 9 and various Linux distributions will be completed soon at Phoronix.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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