The Perfect Database Server: Firebird 2.5.3 on FreeBSD 10

The Perfect Database Server: Firebird 2.5.3 on FreeBSD 10
Here is the guide on installing Firebird 2.5.3 from FreeBSD 10 Ports and creating your first test database; also we show you how to install Flamerobin GUI (administration tool) an…

NetBSD 6.0.1 released

The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 6.0.1, the first security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch. It represents a selected subset of fixes deemed important for security or stability reasons. For more details, please see the 6.0.1 release notes at http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-6/NetBSD-6.0.1.html . Complete source and binaries for NetBSD 6.0.1 are available for […]

FreeNAS 8.3.0-RELEASE

The FreeNAS development team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of FreeNAS 8.3.0-RELEASE. Images and plugins can be downloaded from the following site: http://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.3.0/RELEASE/ FreeNAS 8.3.0 is based on FreeBSD 8.3 with version 28 of the ZFS filesystem. This is a major milestone in FreeNAS development, bringing in the plugin system with ZFS version […]

Proudly announcing NetBSD 6.0!

Proudly announcing NetBSD 6.0! The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 6.0, the fourteenth major release of the NetBSD operating system. Changes from the previous release include scalability improvements on multi-core systems, many new and updated device drivers, Xen and MIPS port improvements, and brand new features such as a new packet filter. Some […]

pfSense – Squid + Squidguard / Traffic Shapping Tutorial

pfSense – Squid + Squidguard / Traffic Shapping Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how to set up pfSense 2.0.1 up as an
Internet Gateway with Squid Proxy / Squidguard Filtering. I will also
show that you have to configure some extra features …

FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA2 now available

We’re pleased to announce the availability of FreeNAS 8.3.0-BETA https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.3.0/BETA2/ A few things to note: The AD and LDAP integration have gone through some fairly big changes in the name of improvements. The transmission plugin no longer resets permissions on it’s directories. Upgrading the plugin jail shouldn’t nuke the plugins any more. – — Thanks, […]

FreeNAS 8.2.0-RELEASE

The FreeNAS development team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of FreeNAS 8.2.0-RELEASE. FreeNAS 8.2.0-RELEASE is the first release on new branch of code that incorporates tighter integration between the ZFS command line and the FreeNAS GUI. This release also features the ability to run arbitrary services and interact with them through the FreeNAS […]

FreeNAS 8.2.0-RC1

The dev team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of FreeNAS 8.2.0-RC1 https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.2.0/RC1/Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.2.0-RC1 are attached. – Thanks, Josh Paetzel Director of IT, iXsystems Servers For Open Source http://www.ixsystems.com   README   Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.2.0-RC1 *** IMPORTANT *** – The GUI upgrade format changed in 8.2.0-BETA3 from xz to […]

FreeNAS 8.0.5-RELEASE-p3 is now available

FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE-p3 is now available, the single change from p2 is it’s updated with the security advisories announced by FreeBSD yesterday. – — Thanks, Josh Paetzel Director of IT, iXsystems Servers For Open Source http://www.ixsystems.com

NetBSD 6.0_BETA2 available for testing.

On behalf of NetBSD developers, I’m happy to announce the availability of the second (and final) public beta of NetBSD 6.0, for testing. Binaries of NetBSD 6.0_BETA2 are available for download at: ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/NetBSD-6.0_BETA2/ ISO images and (for amd64 and i386) images suitable for installing from USB sticks or other hard drives, and torrent files for […]

The OpenBSD 5.1 Release:

What’s New This is a partial list of new features and systems included in OpenBSD 5.1. For a comprehensive list, see the changelog leading to 5.1.   Improved hardware support, including: umsm(4) supports additional mobile broadband devices. Non-GigE ale(4) devices can now establish link to a GigE link partner. Support for Intel 82580 has been […]

AVG Antivirus For Linux/FreeBSD Plus Qmail Mail Server

AVG Antivirus For Linux/FreeBSD Plus Qmail Mail Server
This document describes how to deploy AVG Antivirus for Linux/FreeBSD to the Qmail mail server.
It is usable for AVG version 8.5, 10 and 2012.

FreeNAS 8.2.0-BETA3

I’ve just completed uploading FreeNAS 8.2.0-BETA3. https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.2.0/ Upgrades from BETA2 work, but most likely any plugin stuff that is working in BETA2 will stop working You’ll want to use the plugins in the BETA3 directory with this beta, don’t mix and match. Notable highlights are a complete refactor of plugins, iSCSI target reload, and the […]

FreeBSD 8.3-RELEASE Available

The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeBSD 8.3-RELEASE. This is the fourth release from the 8-STABLE branch which improves on the functionality of FreeBSD 8.2 and introduces some new features. Some of the highlights: – usb(4) now supports the USB packet filter – TCP/IP stack now supports the mod_cc(9) […]

Announcing FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE-p1

FreeNAS-8.0.4-RELEASE-p1 is now available for immediate download from: https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.0.4/ FreeNAS-8.0.4-RELEASE-p1 contains Samba 3.6.4, which addresses the critical security flaw in CVE-2012-1182. This update is critical for anyone using CIFS. A small handful of other fixes since 8.0.4-RELEASE have been included in this release. Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE-p1 *** IMPORTANT *** – – The image […]

NetBSD 6.0_BETA binaries available for testing

On behalf of NetBSD developers, I’m happy to announce the availability of a public beta of NetBSD 6.0, for your testing pleasure. (For a more-marked-up version of this announcment, see the NetBSD blog: http://blog.NetBSD.org/tnf/entry/netbsd_6_0_beta_binaries ) This beta is substantially feature-complete; there may be some additional changes to the installer and possibly some additional hardware support […]

FreeNAS 8.2.0-BETA2 is available for download

It’s been a long road, and it’s not anywhere close to being done, but FreeNAS is a step closer to a release with plugins. I’m pleased to announce on behalf of the FreeNAS team, FreeNAS 8.2.0-BETA2, available for immediate download from sourceforge. https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.2.0/ Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.2.0-BETA2 *** IMPORTANT *** – – The image […]

BSD-Day 2012

Dear All, I am glad to inform you that we are again organizing a “DanuBSDCon” (aka. BSD-Day) [1].  It is going to be held at the UAS Technikum Wien [2] in Vienna, Austria [3] on May 5, 2012 as part of the Austrian Linuxweeks (Linuxwochen Österreich). We are inviting all developers to spread the word […]

FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE

FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE is now available for immediate download. https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.0.4/ Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.0.4-RELEASE *** IMPORTANT *** – – The image size increased in 8.0.1-BETA3. The new size requires a 2 GB storage device. The GUI upgrade can be used to upgrade a system from BETA3, BETA4, or RC1 but upgrades from earlier releases can […]

DragonFly Release 3.0

The DragonFly 3.0 release is here! This release was delayed from our regular schedule for tracking down what appears to be a AMD CPU bug. As a pleasant side effect, the giant kernel lock has been removed from much of the system and this release performs significantly better on multi-core systems than previous DragonFly versions. […]