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Alan Bueno has begun a project translating FreeBSD, NetBSD and OpenBSD man pages into Brazilian Portuguese. Information about the project can be found in the FAQ. [Google Translation – EN) Translated MAN Pages: FreeBSD OpenBSD NetBSD
Ken Smith has announced the availability of the second release candidate for FreeBSD 7.2: The second of the two planed release candidates for the 7.2-RELEASE cycle is now available. We believe, with the exception of the new bce(4) driver not working with … Continue reading
The well-know bench marking website Phoronix has carried out a benchmark run between Kubuntu 9.04 and PC-BSD 7.1 (20/04/2009) Earlier this month PC-BSD 7.1 was released, which is based upon the FreeBSD 7.1 stable release, but of course with the … Continue reading
The FreeBSD Security Team has issued the following security warnings: FreeBSD-SA-09:08.openssl - Remotely exploitable crash in OpenSSL FreeBSD-SA-09:07.libc - Information leak in db(3) For background info, problem description, impact, workaround and solution, have a look at the individual advisory pages: openssl | libc
A couple of days ago, Google announced it’s sponsoring some FreeBSD related projects in its annual Summer of Code. Now the FreeBSD Foundation has also announced it has accepted a project (not GSoC) for funding. Rui Paulo will be implementing the … Continue reading
BSDTalk has a 13 minutes interview with Dan Langille about the upcoming BSD Can 2009 (8-9 May) BSDTalk 172 – Listen to the podcast: MP3 | OGG
Ken Smith has announced the availability of FreeBSD 7.2-RC1 t. The first of two planned Release Candidates for the FreeBSD 7.2-RELEASE cycle is now available. Testing of some of the recent work would be particularly appreciated. The release schedule states that the final release is … Continue reading