Valuable News – 2019/04/08

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.

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).


FreeBSD on HiFive Unleashed.

OmniOS Community Edition r151028v/r151026av/r151022ct Available.

Valgrind Ported to NetBSD/amd64.

FreeBSD Foundation – FOSDEM 2019 Conference Recap.

Hikari – Window Manager for FreeBSD and OpenBSD.

The ezjail FreeBSD Jails framework ported to HardenedBSD.
Focus is on automating TOR Jail deployment using gibson.

Configuring Default Resolution for FreeBSD 11 with UEFI.

FreeBSD HEAD became possible to build on EC2 ARM64 AMIs.

Slides from 2019 BHYVECON are now available at page.

How to Get Started with FreeBSD.

BSD Now 292 – AsiaBSDcon 2019 Recap.

GhostBSD – Solid Linux Like Open Source Alternative.

FUDO Security implements automatic online expansion of GELI providers on FreeBSD.

About ZFS recordsize Parameter.

Silent Fanless FreeBSD Server – Redundant Backup.

PostgreSQL Performance on Raspberry Pi.

OPNsense 19.1.5 Released.

Blocking Ads Using unbound(8) on OpenBSD.

Building FFmpeg on Solaris 11.4 Using solaris-userland.

NetBSD Desktop Part 7 – Simple Performance Tweaks.

Installing Ghost on FreeBSD 11.1.

In Other BSDs for 2019/04/06.

Major Linux Problems on the Desktop – 2019 Edition.

TMUX Plugin tmux-battery adds support for OpenBSD apm.

Scripting FreeBSD Updates.

Vagrant adds proper VirtualBox share folders support for FreeBSD guests.

entr(1) – run arbitrary commands when files change.


Story of the 3Dfx Voodoo 1.

TSMC and OIP Ecosystem Partners Deliver Industry First Complete Design Infrastructure for 5nm Process Technology.

Why AMD EPYC Rome 2P Will Have 128-160 PCIe Gen4 Lanes and a Bonus.

How SolidRun aims to bridge ARM developer gap with 16-core workstation board.

Intel Xeon Platinum 9200 Formerly Cascade Lake-AP Launched.
Including 56-core 112-thread dual-die 400W Beast.

Hard Drive Temperature – Does It Matter?

Why 2019 Foreshadows Per Socket Licenseageddon.


Ctrl-Alt-Delete: Planned Obsolescence of Old Coders.

Privacy is Just the First Step – the Goal is Data Ownership.

Picture shows anti ageing drugs really DO work.

Second Order Thinking – What Smart People Use to Outperform.


Introducing Warp – – Fixing Mobile Internet Performance and Security – Better VPN.

I tried creating web browser and Google blocked me.

Facebook secretly lobbied in favor of Article 13 of undesired EU copyright directive.

Serenity: New (x86) UNIX-like Operating System.

Microsoft announces it will shut down ebook program and confiscate its customers libraries.

Real Open Source – User Mindset.


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  1. Pingback: In Other BSDs for 2019/04/13 – DragonFly BSD Digest

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