GhostBSD 10.1 Now In Alpha For A FreeBSD-Powered MATE Desktop

Written by Michael Larabel in BSD on 19 March 2015 at 08:38 AM EDT. 2 Comments
The first alpha release of GhostBSD 10.1 is now available, which is based on PC-BSD and FreeBSD. This BSD operating system also desires to deliver a first-rate desktop experience while setting it apart is the use of the GNOME2-forked MATE desktop environment by default.

GhostBSD 10.1 is based on PC-BSD/FreeBSD 10.1, hence the version number, and a big jump compared to GhostBSD 4.0 being its build of FreeBSD 10.0. GhostBSD 10.1 Alpha replaces the GDM display manager with PCDM, switches to Networkmgr rather than Wifimgr, offers a beta version of Update Station, boasts significant installation improvements, and various other changes beyond the package (and kernel) updates between FreeBSD 10.0 and 10.1.

More details on today's GhostBSD 10.1 Alpha 1 release can be found from
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