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  • Arch BSD: Arch Linux Atop The FreeBSD Kernel

    Phoronix: Arch BSD: Arch Linux Atop The FreeBSD Kernel

    The Arch BSD operating system is moving forward, an attempt at a BSD platform that's inspired by the Arch Linux distribution and using its package-set...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTI4MTk

  • #2
    not everyone wants to compile
    Someone please tell the dev how pkg_add works.

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    • #3
      N0 fahk BSD and it's users comment's yet? Must not be the troll bait I thought it was. I hope the best for this incarnation of Arch seeing the problems the Arch ARM is having with performance.

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      • #4
        ... and the reverse also based on Arch

        Funnily enough there is also the reverse effort at
        http://starchlinux.org/

        which takes much of the userland from OpenBSD and uses musl libc and static linking.

        A project I find more interesting But kudos to the Arch/BSD guys too. Nice with people pushing the limits.

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        • #5
          mind-June
          Whoops.

          Not really convinced about the benefits of this project... Now if I could just work out how to boot into my PC-BSD install (ZFS) with Grub-2 I'd be laughing

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          • #6
            Originally posted by nightmarex View Post
            N0 fahk BSD and it's users comment's yet?
            Banned :-)

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            • #7
              Userland

              FreeBSD's or GNU's userland?

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              • #8
                GNU's, unfortunately.

                OTOH, a FreeBSD kernel with the BSD userland would pretty much be FreeBSD, not Arch-anything.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by archibald View Post
                  Banned :-)
                  Sorry I seriously couldn't finish reading those threads to find that out... Thanks for the update.


                  Stachlinux, now that's interesting.

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                  • #10
                    Now if only someone would develop ArchWindows.

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