Valuable News – 2018/09/29

The Valuable News weekly series is dedicated to provide summary about news, articles and other interesting stuff mostly but not always related to the UNIX or BSD systems. Whenever I stumble upon something worth mentioning on the Internet I just put it here so someone else can

Today the amount information that we get using various information streams is at massive overload. Thus one needs to focus only on what is important without the need to grep(1) the Internet everyday. Hence the idea of providing such information ‘bulk’ as I already do that grep(1).


Something is Rotten in the Linux Foundation.
Something is rotten in the Linux Foundation

In Other BSDs for 2018/09/22.

In Other BSDs for 2018/09/29.

OpenBSD Slides from EuroBSDcon 2018/09/21-23 Available.

First Release Candidate of Bareos 18.2 Available.

OmniOSCE r151026u Available with Mitigation for Foreshadow/L1TF.

LibreSSL 2.8.1 Released.

Enlightenment E22 on OpenIndiana Hipster.

Reproducible build mode is now on by default on FreeBSD.

Slides from EuroBSDcon 2018.

BSD Now 265 – Software Disenchantment.

DilOS 2.0.1 Released.
It is Illumos based platform with Debian package manager.

Percona Whitepaper – Why Choose PostgreSQL?

Unleashed 1.1 Released.
The Illumos fork.

Uses This – BSD.


New SMACH Z console powered by AMD Ryzen radically redefines portable PC gaming.

Qualcomm claims its intellectual property helped Apple accelerate the Intel development.

Qualcomm accuses Apple of stealing chip secrets and giving them to Intel.

System76 wants to make a high-end ARM Laptop and Desktop.

OpenPOWER Summit 2018 – Europe/Holland – 2018/10/03-04.

Intel Tock-Ticks Chipsets Back to 22nm.,37819.html


Let Teenagers Sleep In.

Australia to force telecommunications companies to install spyware on customers phones.


Chrome is a Google Service that happens to include a Browser Engine.

Why I’m done with Chrome.
Why I’m done with Chrome

Volkswagen car maker detects when your tests are being run in a CI server, and makes them pass.

Chrome browser ported to POWER9/ppc64 hardware.!topic/chromium-dev/MYq1DPz9Tak


1 thought on “Valuable News – 2018/09/29

  1. Pingback: In Other BSDs for 2018/10/06 – DragonFly BSD Digest

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