FreeBSD 11.0 Alpha 5 Released, Schedule So Far Going On Track
Written by Michael Larabel in BSD on 25 June 2016 at 07:52 AM EDT. Add A Comment
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The fifth alpha release of the huge FreeBSD 11.0 operating system update is now available for testing.

FreeBSD 11.0 is bringing updated KMS drivers, Linux binary compatibility layer improvements, UEFI improvements, Bhyve virtualization improvements, and a wide range of other enhancements outlined via the in-progress release notes.

The 11.0R schedule puts the betas to begin in July, release candidates in August, and the official release announcement to occur in early September.

The latest FreeBSD 11.0 development ISOs can be obtained via FTP.
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