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FreeBSD 9.3 Officially Released With ZFS Bookmarks Support

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Published on 16 July 2014 08:10 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in BSD
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As expected, FreeBSD 9.3 made it out on schedule today with this new release carrying a few new features, numerous updated packages, and other improvements for those not yet riding FreeBSD 10.

Among the highlights of FreeBSD 9.3 is a ZFS file-system update to add bookmarks support, uname/fetch updates, updates to its old GCC version with patches from Google, the protect command has been added, a new /usr/lib/private library introduced, OpenSSL updated, OpenSSH updated, and numerous other updates took place for this latest FreeBSD 9 point release.

More details on FreeBSD 9.3 can be found via the release announcement at FreeBSD.org.

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