Valuable News – 2019/05/09

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 adds support for newer Lenovo ThinkPad models in acpi_ibm module.
Tested on ThinkPad T480 and ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2nd Generation.

Install PyroCMS on FreeBSD 11.

Google Summer of Code 2019 FreeBSD Projects.

Writing Exploit Resistant Code with OpenBSD.

Click to access lteo-openbsd-carolinacon15-20190427.pdf

Packet Filter Rule Editor for OpenBSD pf Firewall.

Packer/Ansible Configuration for Generation of Immutable OpenBSD Image.


Google Summer of Code 2019 NetBSD Projects.

Installing PostgreSQL 11.2 Server on OpenBSD 6.5.

Science of Why You Hate Your Open Office.

FreeNAS 11.2-U3 and 11.2-U4 Vulnerabilities.

OmniOS Community Edition r151030 LTS.


PINE64 PINEBOOK Pro Laptop Available.
Rockchip RK3399/4GB RAM/1080p IPS/m.2 NVMe SSD Slot/USB 3.0.

Seagate Ships 16 TB PMR Hard Drives.

DDN Announces Intent to Acquire Nexenta.

Intel (Hopeless) Process Technology Update – 10nm Server Products in 2020H1 and Accelerated 7nm in 2021.

28 Cores in Mini-ITX – ASRock EPC621D4I-2M Motherboard for Xeon Scalable.

ASRock EPC621D4I-2M Motherboard Review – Xeon Scalable Mini-ITX Motherboard.

Cray and AMD will build 1.5 Exaflop Frontier Supercomputer.


1 thought on “Valuable News – 2019/05/09

  1. Pingback: In Other BSDs for 2019/05/18 – DragonFly BSD Digest

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