Valuable News – 2018/12/28

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).


The iocage 1.0 Released.

FreeBSD in Audio Studio.
FreeBSD is usually not the first choice for music art, but it has quite a lot to offer.

Install DragonFly BSD 5.4.


In Other BSDs for 2018/12/22.

HardenedBSD 1100056.11 Available.

HardenedBSD 1200058.1 Available.

DragonFly 5.4.1 Released.

FreeBSD 2018/01-09 Status Report.

FreeBSD Had Very Successful 2018 – Performance Improvements – Better Hardware Support.

Blender 2.8 Released.

FreeBSD Foundation Created FreeBSD Timeline.

Gitea On OpenBSD – Using Official Package.

BSD Now 278 – Real McCoy.

FreeBSD switches mutexes to atomics in GEOM_DEV I/O path.
IOPS increases from 600K to 800K+ on NVMe at 72-core systems.

FreeBSD Wireless Quickstart.

Haiku Beta – Release Heard Around the World.

Mac OS X Kernel Programming Guide – BSD Overview.
How much BSD is in the macOS system.

FreeBSD on ThinkPad X240.

Hardware – First Impressions of Pinebook.

Slimbook PRO2.

Banana Pi to Launch 24-Core ARM Server.


Sugar Sick Secrets: How Industry Forces Have Manipulated Science to Downplay the Harm.

World’s Newest Major Religion – No Religion.

What is each country’s second-largest religious group?

Evolution Is Finally Winning Out Over Creationism.

35 years ago Isaac Asimov was asked by Star to predict world of 2019.


DOOMBA – Convert your Roomba tracking data into randomized DOOM map.


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  1. Pingback: In Other BSDs for 2018/12/29 – DragonFly BSD Digest

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