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64-bit ARM FreeBSD Support Is Taking Shape

While Linux/Android on AArch64 is what's usually talked about, FreeBSD developers continue making progress on porting their kernel to 64-bit ARM.
25 November 2014 - AArch64

FreeBSD Receives A Million Dollar Donation

The FreeBSD has received their largest ever single donation: $1,000,000 USD.
18 November 2014 - FreeBSD - 34 Comments

PC-BSD 10.1-RELEASE Now Available, TrueOS 10.1 Too

Following in the foot steps of the FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE, PC-BSD 10.1-RELEASE is now available along with the server-oriented TrueOS spin.
17 November 2014 - PC-BSD 10.1 - 4 Comments

FreeBSD 10.1 Release Now Available

After being set back by only some minor delays, FreeBSD 10.1 stable is now available in released form.
14 November 2014 - 10.1 - 28 Comments

DragonFlyBSD 4.0 RC3 Is Out, Faster DRM Drivers Coming

The third release candidate is out for the upcoming DragonFlyBSD 4.0 operating system release.
14 November 2014 - DFlyBSD 4 - 1 Comment

OpenBSD Finally Has USB 3.0 Support

OpenBSD's latest feature is support for USB 3.0.
12 November 2014 - USB3 - 38 Comments

FreeBSD Might Get A Linux Kernel API Wrapper To Help Porting Linux Drivers

In a discussion about porting the modern Nouveau open-source NVIDIA driver to FreeBSD, it was brought up that a FreeBSD developer is looking at the possibility of introducing a Linux kernel API wrapper to help in porting Linux drivers to FreeBSD.
7 November 2014 - Kernel Drivers - 62 Comments

NetBSD Gets Multi-Core Support Working For ARM

NetBSD developers have finally managed to enable SMP support for modern ARM SoCs.
6 November 2014 - ARM SMP - 1 Comment

PC-BSD 10.1 RC2 Now Supports UEFI For Boot & Installation

Marking the twenty-first birthday of FreeBSD was the release of FreeBSD 10.1-RC4 and separately was the FreeBSD-derived PC-BSD 10.1 RC2 release.
2 November 2014 - FreeBSD 10.1

FreeBSD Turns Twenty-One Years Old

Today marks twenty-one years since the release of FreeBSD 1.0, the first production-ready release of this BSD operating system.
2 November 2014 - FreeBSD 1.0 - 16 Comments

OpenBSD 5.6 Released, Uses LibreSSL

OpenBSD 5.6 was released yesterday and it features the LibreSSL fork of OpenSSL, among many other changes.
2 November 2014 - OpenBSD

OpenBSD Drops Support For Loadable Kernel Modules

Interestingly the OpenBSD developers have decided to remove support for loadable kernel modules from the BSD distribution's next release.
28 October 2014 - LKM - 23 Comments

DragonFlyBSD 4.0 Is Coming Soon, Release Candidate Now Available

DragonFlyBSD 3.8 will soon be succeeded by DragonFlyBSD 4.0. For those willing to help test, the release candidate to DragonFlyBSD 4.0.0 is now available.
28 October 2014 - DragonFlyBSD 4.0

FreeBSD 10.1 RC3 Has ZFS, UDPLite Fixes

FreeBSD 10.1 RC3 was a few days late but it's out there this Thursday afternoon. FreeBSD 10.3 takes care of an API incompatibility between 10.0-RELEASE and the earlier 10.1-RC2 state (due to the libopie library) and aside from that this third release candidate has a lot of other fixes.
23 October 2014 - FreeBSD 10.1 - 14 Comments

Changes Coming For OpenBSD 5.6

OpenBSD 5.6 is expected to be released at the start of November and with this release will come a large number of changes.
16 October 2014 - OpenBSD 5.6 - 21 Comments

FreeBSD 10.1 RC2 Has Various Fixes

FreeBSD 10.1 is now a step closer to being released with the Monday release of FreeBSD 10.1 RC2.
13 October 2014 - FreeBSD 10.1

Like The Other BSDs, DragonFlyBSD Lags Greatly Behind With Its GPU Support

Besides FreeBSD having poor open-source graphics driver support, DragonFlyBSD is in a similar boat with regard to their port of the Linux DRM/KMS drivers. In fact, it's gone from porting the driver to DragonFlyBSD to more like porting DragonFlyBSD to be more compatible with the Linux APIs.
11 October 2014 - DragonFlyBSD - 21 Comments

FreeBSD Is Slowly But Surely Trying To Catch Up With Linux Graphics Drivers

Jean-Sébastien Pédron of the FreeBSD project gave an update at this week's XDC2014 conference about the state of the graphics stack on FreeBSD.
10 October 2014 - Challenging - 29 Comments

Ten Year Old "Critical" Bug Discovered In OpenBSD

While OpenBSD generally prides itself on being a secure, open-source operating system and focusing more on code corectness and security rather than flashy features, it turns out a potential security bug has been living within OpenBSD for the past decade.
6 October 2014 - OpenBSD - 40 Comments

FreeBSD 10.1 Is Up To A Release Candidate

If all goes well FreeBSD 10.1 will be officially released before month's end but available this weekend is the first release candidate.
5 October 2014 - FreeBSD 10.1 RC1

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