Valuable News – 2018/09/08


SoloBSD 11.2-STABLE-0901 based on HardenedBSD 1100056.4.

FreeBSD Foundation Update 2018/08.

FreeBSD on System76 laptop.

FreeBSD and Intel Video Cards. (updated)

NetBSD/atari 8.0 on ATARI TT030 with SMC_TT and EtherNEC.

NetBSD 7.2 Released.

BSD Now 261 – FreeBSDcon Flashback.

BSD Now 262 – OpenBSD Surfacing.

DragonFly BSD Default Compiler Changed to GCC 8.x.

FreeBSD Ports/Packages Switch Default PHP Version from 5.6 to 7.1.

BSD Virtual Memory.

OmniOS CE r151026r/r151024ar/r151022bp with updated CURL and ZSH.

ZSH Introduction Configuration.

CBSD Added Live Migration Support to FreeBSD Bhyve.

The macOS Mojave Patcher Tool for Unsupported Macs.

On FreeBSD 12.0 Bhyve will use Guard Pages to protect VMs address space.

Sixth annual OpenZFS Developer Summit 2018 will be held September 10-11 in San Francisco.

XigmaNAS Released.

OPNsense 18.7.2 Released.

Microsoft Hotmail still runs on U**x – FreeBSD purge incomplete. (old but worth mentioning)

GNOME 3.30 ‘AlmerΓ­a’ Released.

Notes on Ryzen and Threadripper Hardware on DragonFly BSD.

FreeBSD 12.0-ALPHA5 Images Available.


Intel can’t supply 14nm Xeons – HP/HPE directly recommends AMD EPYC.

AMD EPYC pummels Intel new Xeon-W workstation CPUs.

ThinkPad X220 Resources.

Ryzen is Great at Low Power – 2700X @ 85W and TR2990WX @ 225W.

GlobalFoundries CTO on Why the Company Abandoned the Bleeding Edge.

AMD Updates its 25×20 Goal – Progress in a Generation.×20-goal-progress-in-a-generation

Toshiba XG6 1TB SSD Review – First 96-Layer 3D NAND SSD.

How RISC-V is Changing the Game.

The AMD Athlon 200GE is Genius.


How to Fall Asleep in 120 Seconds.

Meal frequency and timing in health and disease.

Banks and Retailers Are Tracking How You Type, Swipe and Tap.

Paul Graham Essays.

Hospitals Prepare To Launch Their Own Drug Company To Fight High Prices And Shortages.

‘Mindful People’ feel less pain – MRI imaging pinpoints supporting brain activity.


40 million tables in MySQL 8.0 with ZFS.

Nextcloud 14: focus on security and compliance.

End of Mozilla Firefox Windows XP Support.

Why Aren’t More Users More Happy With Our VMs?

The Tools I Use To Write Books.

Mozilla Firefox – It’s your data we’re just living in it.

Mozilla’s opt-out Firefox DNS privacy test sparks privacy outcry.



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