Valuable News – 2018/12/08

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).


In Other BSDs for 2018/12/01.

History of Dell UNIX.

Crontab Guru – Schedule Cron Jobs Quickly and Easily.

The vi – my favorite config-less editor.

What makes BeOS and Haiku unique.

DragonFly 5.4.0 Released.

OpenBSD Desktop.

Buying Commodore Amiga 30 Years Later.

GhostBSD 18.10 Review by Distrowatch.

Using the Installers for Linux on NetBSD.

HardenedBSD 1100056.10 Available.

OpenBSD Kernel Internalsβ€Š – Creation of process from user-space to kernel space.

FreeNAS 11.2 Available.

Running AIX 1.3 Inside VirtualBox.

Running macOS Mojave 10.14 on VirtualBox.

Running AIX 7.2 TL3SP1 on x86_64 via qemu-system-ppc64.

Reverse Shell on AIX 7.2.

Get Smart with SmartOS.

OpenBSD on Dell Inspiron 1090 Duo.

NetBSD Desktop Part 3 – Simple Stateful Firewall with NPF.

NetBSD Desktop Part 4 – X Display Manager (XDM).

NetBSD Desktop Part 5 – Automounting with Berkeley am-utils.

FreeBSD 12 got full support for writing ext4 filesystems.

GhostBSD tested on real hardware ThinkPad T410.
GhostBSD tested on real hardware T410 – better than TrueOS?

MeetBSD California 2018 Talks Available.

FreeBSD News and Links Roundup – Edition 2018-48.

Managing BSD Systems with Ansible.

Click to access Ansible_Tutorial.pdf

Upgrading OpenBSD from 6.3 to 6.4.

The pfsync on FreeBSD Just Got 30-100% Performance Improvement.

Nixers Newsletter | 2018-12-07 | 104.

Tuning OpenBSD for Desktop Usage.

DragonFly BSD 5.4 – Quick Look at Viable Desktop OS.

FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE Available.


Raspberry PCI.

Seagate Reveals World Biggest HDD At 16 TB.

AMD EPYC 7371 Pricing Update Insane Value.


Parents Guide to Protecting Kids Privacy.

Designing cities to counter loneliness? Let’s explore possibilities.


The Making Of: Dust (Counter-Strike de_dust map).

The Making Of: Dust 2 (Counter-Strike de_dust2 map).

Everything you need to know about pointers in C.

State of Web Browsers.

Microservices and Availability.

Choose Firefox Now or Later You Won’t Get a Choice.

Comprehensive Guide to Quitting Google.


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