FreeNAS 8.0.1-RELEASE

I’m pleased to announce on behalf of the FreeNAS development team FreeNAS 8.0.1-RELEASE, available for download at: https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.0.1/ *** 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 […]

FreeBSD 9.0-BETA3 Available…

The third BETA build of the 9.0-RELEASE release cycle is now available. Since this is the first release of a brand new branch I cross-post the announcements on both -current and -stable. But just so you know most of the developers active in head pay more attention to the -current mailing list. If you notice […]

Its time to test out ghostbsd 2.5!

The BETA2 is out. Ready for testing. Take in note its base on the FreeBSD 9.0 and the system still buggy. Some security issue can occur. you can install GhostBSD by typing ginstall in terminal for the new text base installer or clicking on the GhostBSD Installer icon for GUI installation. If you see typo […]

FreeNAS 8.0.1-RC2

I’m pleased to announce FreeNAS 8.0.1-RC2, available for immediate download from: https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.0.1/This is Release Candidate 2 for FreeNAS 8.0.1….hopefully the last stepping stone to FreeNAS 8.0.1-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 […]

FreeBSD 9.0-BETA2 Available…

The second BETA build of the 9.0-RELEASE release cycle is now available. Since this is the first release of a brand new branch I cross-post the announcements on both -current and -stable. But just so you know most of the developers active in head pay more attention to the -current mailing list. If you notice […]

FreeBSD Foundation’s Semi-Annual Newsletter

Dear FreeBSD Community, We are pleased to announce the publication of The FreeBSD Foundation’s 2011 Semi-Annual Newsletter. Go to http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/press/2011Aug-newsletter.shtml to find out how we have supported the FreeBSD Project and community so far this year. Please support the Project by making a donation to the foundation. Please go to http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/donate/ to find out how […]

FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA4

I’m pleased to announce the availability of FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA4 https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8.0.1/ Release Notes for 8.0.1-BETA4 This is the last BETA planned for the 8.0.1 release cycle. This line was present in the BETA3 release notes as well. BETA3 contained several fairly significant bugs, and a patch release was planned to address them, unfortunately due to a […]

PC-BSD: Devil With Human Face

This blog is mostly about Linux. You can guess it from the name: Linux Notes from DarkDuck. Linux world is huge. But it is not the only world of Operating Systems on the Open Source Software universe. I have already visited “neighbours” from another world, world of BSD: FreeSBIE. That time I was impressed with […]

FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA2

Hot on the tail of the first BETA I am proud to announce 8.0.1-BETA2 Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA2 This is the second of three planned betas in the 8.0.1 release cycle. Most of the changes from BETA1 are bug fixes. In particular several bugs have been fixed in the migrations from 8.0-RELEASE. The system […]

FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA

I’m pleased to announce 8.0.1-BETA1, the first preview of the upcoming 8.0.1-Release for FreeNAS. Since the release of FreeNAS 8.0 it has seen widespread use and testing. We’ve been hard at work fixing the issues users have encountered and reported, as well as continuing to add functionality to FreeNAS 8. Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA1 […]

OpenBSD 4.9 Release

To get the files for this release: Pre-order a CDROM from our ordering system. See the information on The FTP page for a list of mirror machines. Go to the pub/OpenBSD/4.9/ directory on one of the mirror sites. Briefly read the rest of this document. Have a look at The 4.9 Errata page for a […]

FreeNAS 8.0-RELEASE

I’m pleased to announce the availability of FreeNAS 8.0-RELEASE https://sourceforge.net/projects/freenas/files/FreeNAS-8/ Release Notes for FreeNAS 8.0 Release ————————————————— FreeNAS 8 should be installed to a USB stick or Compact Flash device. It requires a device of at least 1 GB in size. In a departure from FreeNAS 0.7 releases, the OS drive can not be used […]

Nine Years Later, NGINX 1.0 Server Released

Here we go! nginx-1.0.0 stable version has been released. The repository is available at svn://svn.nginx.org. nginx development was started about 9 years ago. The first public version 0.1.0 has been released on October 4, 2004. Now W3Techs reports that 6.8% of the top 1 million sites on the web (according to Alexa) use nginx. And […]

FreeBSD Mall now shipping 7.4 and 8.2

FreeBSD Mall, Inc. is happy to announce the availability of FreeBSD 7.4 and 8.2-based products. The four CD set and DVD are now shipping to subscribers around the world. If you haven’t yet placed your order, you may do so at http://www.freebsdmall.com. You may also elect to start your subscription with the latest release. In […]

PC-BSD 8.2 Released!

The PC-BSD Team is pleased to announce the availability of PC-BSD 8.2 (Hubble Edition), running FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE, and KDE 4.5.5 Version 8.2 contains a number of enhancements and improvements. For a full list of changes, please refer to the changelog. Some of the notable changes are: FreeBSD 8.2-Release KDE 4.5.5 Added ability to select file-system […]

FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE Available

The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeBSD 8.2-RELEASE. This is the third release from the 8-STABLE branch which improves on the functionality of FreeBSD 8.1 and introduces some new features. Some of the highlights: – Xen HVM support in FreeBSD/amd64 and Xen PV support in FreeBSD/i386 improved – ZFS […]

FreeBSD 7.4-RELEASE Available

The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeBSD 7.4-RELEASE. This will be the last release from the 7-STABLE branch. Some of the highlights: – Gnome updated to 2.32.1 – KDE updated to 4.5.5 – Many misc. improvements and bugfixes For a complete list of new features and known problems, please […]

PC-BSD 8.2-RC3 Available for Testing

The PC-BSD Team is pleased to announce the availability of the third Release Candidate for PC-BSD 8.2. This is expected to be the last RC version prior to release which is expected some time in the next 2-3 weeks. In addition to some fixes in response to previous 8.2 testing snapshots, RC2 contains the following […]

MidnightBSD 0.3-RELEASE

MidnightBSD is a new BSD-derived operating system developed with desktop users in mind. It includes all the software you’d expect for your daily tasks — email, web browsing, word processing, gaming, and much more. With a small community of dedicated developers, MidnightBSD strives to create an easy-to-use operating system everyone can use, freely. Available for […]

GhostBSD 2.0 Beta Release

We the developing team of GhostBSD would like to announce the release of GhostBSD 2.0 x64 beta. This Flavor is only a live cd as of the moment. There are great improvements on the look, feel and the speed of this release. Some of the things that were done to the new release was our […]