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FreeBSD 9.3 RC3 Released

The last planned release candidate for FreeBSD 9.3 was made available on Sunday.
6 July 2014 - FreeBSD 9.3

GhostBSD 4.0 Beta 2 Released With MATE Goodness

GhostBSD 4.0 continues moving along as the FreeBSD operating system focused around the MATE Desktop Environment.
27 June 2014 - BSD MATE

PC-BSD 10.0.2 Brings An Alpha Version Of The Lumina Desktop

The latest PC-BSD quarterly update is out for the popular desktop-focused version of FreeBSD.
25 June 2014 - PC-BSD 10.0.2 - 8 Comments

FreeBSD 9.3 RC1 Released

The first release candidate to FreeBSD 9.3 is now available.
22 June 2014 - FreeBSD 9.3

FreeBSD's New VT Console Continues To Progress With Features

The FreeBSD "Newcons" effort to provide a new VT console driver continues making progress for its more proper debut in the next major FreeBSD release.
19 June 2014 - Newcons - 3 Comments

DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1 Update Brings Few Changes

The first point release to the recent DragonFlyBSD 3.8 operating system update is now available.
17 June 2014 - DragonFlyBSD 3.8.1

FreeBSD 9.3 Beta 3 Released

The third beta of FreeBSD 9.3 is now available.
14 June 2014 - FreeBSD 9.3

FreeBSD 9.3 Beta 2 Is Now Available

One week after FreeBSD 9.3 went into beta, the second beta update is now available.
7 June 2014 - FreeBSD 9.3

DragonFlyBSD 3.8 Brings New USB Stack, Intel DRM Driver

As expected, DragonFlyBSD 3.8 has been released. This release brings several new features to the popular BSD operating system but the 3.8 series will be the last to support 32-bit releases.
5 June 2014 - DragonFlyBSD 3.8 - 2 Comments

FreeBSD 9.3 Is In Beta, Adds Radeon KMS & Xen HVM

For those sticking to FreeBSD 9 over FreeBSD 10, the 9.3 release is approaching for this popular BSD operating system and it's now in beta.
1 June 2014 - FreeBSD 9 - 4 Comments

DragonFlyBSD 3.8 Will Be Released Soon

The plan is to release DragonFlyBSD 3.8 in early June.
26 May 2014 - DragonFlyBSD 3.8 - 8 Comments

30-Day Status Update On The LibreSSL OpenSSL-Fork

Bob Beck of the OpenBSD project has provided a status update on the first 30 days of the LibreSSL project that's a fork of OpenSSL following the notorious heartbleed bug.
17 May 2014 - LibreSSL - 25 Comments

GhostBSD 4.0 Alpha 3 Finally Surfaces

It's been almost two months since the release of GhostBSD 4.0 Alpha 2 but out this weekend is finally the third alpha of the desktop-focused FreeBSD-based operating system.
17 May 2014 - GhostBSD - 6 Comments

JabirOS Is Now An "Independent" FreeBSD Fork

JabirOS is the rather peculiar operating system that started out as an Ubuntu-based distribution and turned to base itself on FreeBSD. After basing itself on FreeBSD, the latest hop for this seldom heard of distribution is to claim it "isn’t a FreeBSD distribution anymore" but an independent fork.
10 May 2014 - JabirOS - 9 Comments

OpenBSD Affirms That LibreSSL Will Be Portable

In the fallout from the OpenSSL heartbleed bug, OpenBSD developers forked OpenSSL into LibreSSL. Initially the only supported platform for LibreSSL was OpenBSD, but the BSD developers are pushing harder now for platform portability.
9 May 2014 - LibreSSL - 32 Comments

OpenBSD 5.5 Brings Y2038 Compliance, Better Hardware Support

OpenBSD 5.5 has been released! OpenBSD 5.5 is now Year 2038 compliant for all platforms by making time_t 64-bit, there's new hardware support, and other changes.
1 May 2014 - OpenBSD 5.5 - 11 Comments

PC-BSD Is Developing Its Own Desktop Environment

The PC-BSD project is developing its own desktop environment from scratch! The ultimate plan is for Lumina to become a full-featured, open-source desktop environment that may ultimately replace KDE as its default desktop environment.
23 April 2014 - Lumina - 85 Comments

OpenSSL Forked By OpenBSD Into LibreSSL

Following the fallout from the OpenSSL Heartbleed bug, OpenBSD developers have decided to fork the OpenSSL code-base to create LibreSSL.
22 April 2014 - LibreSSL - 64 Comments

FreeBSD Advances For ARM, Bhyve, Clang

For those curious about the state of FreeBSD, the FreeBSD Q1'2014 quarterly status report has been issued.
18 April 2014 - FreeBSD 10.0 - 17 Comments

Virt-Manager Now Supports FreeBSD's Bhyve

Bhyve, the new virtualization hypervisor introduced in FreeBSD 10.0, can now be easily managed by virt-manager.
11 April 2014 - Bhyve

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