Valuable News – 2019/03/18

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).


Proper VirtualBox Shared Folders support for FreeBSD guests.

FreeBSD 12.0 ZFS AMIs Now Available.

Booting FreeBSD now more secure with loader capable of authenticating/verifying kernel integrity with UEFI metadata.

How tracking storage issue lead to software change.
NFS Ganesha fully ported to FreeBSD system.

FreeBSD backported (MFC) their Address Space Randomization (ASR) implementation to 12-STABLE.

BSD Now 289 – Microkernel Failure.

ThinkPad X1 Carbon 6 with OpenBSD.

FreeBSD’s powerdxx 0.4.1 Power Daemon Released.

FreeBSD – Unix I Always Wanted.

In Other BSDs for 2019/03/16.

Falling in Love with OpenBSD Again.
Well, it’s been a while – falling in love with OpenBSD again

HardenedBSD Foundation 2019 Meeting Minutes.

Moving Back to Lighttpd (from Nginx).


Toshiba HDD Roadmap: SMR/MAMR/TDMR/HAMR Technologies.

Gamer uses eight (8!) 3DFX Voodoo2 GPUs to play Half-Life game.
Actually four (4) Quantum3D Obsidian 2 200SBi cards – each card contains two (2) Voodoo2 chips.

ASRock DeskMini 310 Mini PC Review – Cost Effective Mini-STX Platform.

ASUS PRIME N4000T Launched.

Chinese Enthusiasts Make and Fit Modern Motherboards in Classic ThinkPads.

ThinkPad X210.


Future You Masturbation.

What the Hell is Going On?
Effects of Information Abundance.


Firefox Send – Free File Transfers while Keeping your Personal Information Private.

Look Back at the History of Firefox.

Google quietly added DuckDuckGo as search engine option for Chrome.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s