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DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1 Update Brings Few Changes

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Published on 17 June 2014 10:00 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in BSD
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The first point release to the recent DragonFlyBSD 3.8 operating system update is now available.

DragonFlyBSD 3.8 landed a new USB stack, updates to the Intel DRM driver from FreeBSD, new dynamic binaries support, and other changes. DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1 is mostly about landing corrections and stable updates to the popular BSD distribution.

DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1 updates against OpenSSL 1.0.1h, fixes unresponsive X.Org Server issues with the new Intel graphics code, various other kernel bug-fixes, and a number of other improvements. The list of the handful of bug-fixes for DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1 can be found via the DragonFlyBSD.org release announcement.

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