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The PC-BSD crew that base their desktop-focused BSD operating system off of FreeBSD put out their 10.1.1. release candidate this week.
22 January 2015 - PC-BSD 10.1.1-RC1 - 6 Comments
The FreeBSD Foundation has issued their latest quarterly status report for covering from October to December 2014.
17 January 2015 - Q4'2014 Progress Report - 3 Comments
Users of DragonFlyBSD on the desktop (or otherwise using sound on this popular BSD platform) will benefit from the next major update of the operating system.
14 January 2015 - DragonFlyBSD Sound
DragonFlyBSD 4.0 was released back in November with a variety of improvements while today the v4.0.2 point release is out to take care of some issues.
10 January 2015 - DFly - 17 Comments
ZFS is commonly viewed as the next-generation, high-end file-system for BSD systems while DragonFlyBSD defaults to their own HAMMER file-system designed by Matthew Dillon. For those wondering though how ZFS compares to HAMMER, here's a comparison.
2 January 2015 - File-Systems - 42 Comments
Over the past week or so I've shared many top ten / year-end lists of our most popular open-source content on Phoronix. Most of the focus has been on our majority Linux focus while in this article is a look at the top ten BSD articles on Phoronix from 2014.
2 January 2015 - BSDs
The 2015Q1 quarterly snapshot for FreeBSD Ports was branched today.
1 January 2015 - Package Updates - 10 Comments
Version 2.1.2 of LibreSSL, the OpenSSL fork by the OpenBSD crew, is now available with a variety of new work.
9 December 2014 - LibreSSL 2.1.2
Back in 2012 OpenBSD got forked as Bitrig and as of this week the initial release is finally available.
4 December 2014 - Bitrig - 9 Comments
Jordan Hubbard, the co-founder of FreeBSD and CTO of iXsystems, gave a talk at this month's MeetBSD California 2014 conference about the next ten years of FreeBSD.
26 November 2014 - FreeBSD Video - 36 Comments
The much anticipated release of DragonFlyBSD 4.0 is now available.
25 November 2014 - DragonFlyBSD 4 - 3 Comments
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
The FreeBSD has received their largest ever single donation: $1,000,000 USD.
18 November 2014 - FreeBSD - 34 Comments
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
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
The third release candidate is out for the upcoming DragonFlyBSD 4.0 operating system release.
14 November 2014 - DFlyBSD 4 - 1 Comment
OpenBSD's latest feature is support for USB 3.0.
12 November 2014 - USB3 - 38 Comments
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 developers have finally managed to enable SMP support for modern ARM SoCs.
6 November 2014 - ARM SMP - 1 Comment
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
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