Valuable News – 2019/07/15

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 11.3-RELEASE Available.

FreeBSD Adds Small Tool trim(8) to Delete Contents for SSD Blocks.

FreeBSD – Lesson in Poor Defaults – (Updated 2019/07/07).

GSoC 2019 Report – Incorporating Memory Hard ARGON2 Hashing Scheme Into NetBSD.

This Month in RabbitMQ – July 2019.

Exploiting FreeBSD-SA-19:02.fd Security Advisory.

MapSCII is Braille & ASCII World Map Renderer for Console.
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FreeBSD as Desktop with Nvidia.

Document Foundation Announces LibreOffice 6.2.5.

OpenBSD Laptop with vmd/pf and OpenVPN.

Illumos Makes Me Nostalgic.

Nextcloud 16.0.2/15.0.9/14.0.13 Available.

BSD Now 306 – Comparing Hammers.

DragonFly BSD Upgrade Script.

Streaming Netflix on NetBSD Using Ubuntu Linux in VM.

Talospace – FreeBSD on POWER.

Talospace – Firefox 68 on POWER.

Haiku Monthly Activity Report – 2019/06.

In Other BSDs for 2019/07/13.

The X New Developers Guide.

FreeBSD 12 Runs Refreshingly Easy on AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

Testing OmniOSce on Real Hardware.

OpenBSD Adds aggr(4) Driver.;sid=20190710071440


Easy SSD Guide – SATA/mSATA/M.2/U.2 – Explained.

Raspberry Pi 4 B+ with PCI Express.

AMD Ryzen 3000 Post Review BIOS Update Recap – Mostly Gains.

RISC-V Foundation Announces Ratification of RISC-V Base ISA and Privileged Architecture Specifications.


Research Finds That as a Group Only Men Pay Taxes.

Why Being Bored Is Good.

It’s Never Going to Be Perfect – Just Get It Done.


Nobody Wants to Be Woken Up at 4 AM.

Timeless Writing Advice From William Zinsser – On Writing Well.

Firefox 68.0 Release Notes.

Thaddeus Kosciusko – Polish Engineer You Never Heard of Who Saved America.


1 thought on “Valuable News – 2019/07/15

  1. Pingback: In Other BSDs for 2019/07/20 – DragonFly BSD Digest

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