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NetBSD Accomplishes Reproducible Builds

A lot of Linux distributions have been focusing on reproducible builds support in the past few years -- ensuring individuals can rebuild a bit-for-bit replica of the original source code. NetBSD has now accomplished their operating system can be built in a reproducible build fashion.

20 February 2017 - NetBSD Reproducible Builds - 7 Comments
GhostBSD 11.0 Pre-Alpha 4 Released

Developers working on the FreeBSD-derived GhostBSD distribution are working to get their 11.0 release out the door that's based off last year's FreeBSD 11.0 code-base.

30 January 2017 - GhostBSD 11.0 - 2 Comments
FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE Needs To Be Respun Due To Security Issues

The delayed FreeBSD 11.0 release just suffered another last-minute set-back. While "FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE images" were distributed to FTP mirrors and the official announcement expected today, these images need to be re-spun to contain some security fixes and thus pushing back the official release.

28 September 2016 - FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE - Add A Comment
Trying Out The FreeBSD-Powered TrueOS With Its Custom Qt Desktop

While I've been running PC-BSD on some systems for years I hadn't tried out any of its rolling-release FreeBSD 11.0-based spins under the new TrueOS brand nor had I tried out the project's Qt-based Lumina Desktop Environment since it reached 1.0. That changed today with trying out the latest weekly spin of TrueOS x64.

6 September 2016 - TrueOS - 26 Comments

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