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Book release party in NYC tomorrow night

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-03-03 17:29:16 UTC
NYCBUG is having a book release event for “The Design and Implementation of the FreeBSD Operating System” with George Neville-Neil, one of the authors. It’s happening tomorrow night, at the Stone Creek Bar & Lounge: 140 E 27th St. George Neville-Neil will be talking about DTrace, and there’s copies of the book to buy/win.
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Ted Unangst: Improving Browser Security

Undeadly.org - 2015-03-03 07:54:00 UTC


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In a recent post to misc@, Ted Unangst (tedu@), outlined some of his upcoming work on improving browser security. Ted writes,


A few words about a project I've started working on today with support from
the OpenBSD Foundation.

Read more...


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BSDtalk 251: 10 Gigabits per Server

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-03-02 21:08:54 UTC
The just-posted BSDTalk 251 is 47 minutes long, and comes from vBSDCon 2013, with three people interviewed about Verisign and FreeBSD.
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In Other BSDs for 2015/02/28

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-02-28 14:43:48 UTC
Well, this week just sort of took off for BSD links. FreeBSD on the POWER8: It’s alive!  (via) Freenas and ESXI-Vmware snapshots PHP 5.3 and Ruby 1.8.7 appear to be on the way out of pkgsrc. PC-BSD gains a sort of automatic TOR-mode. OpenBSD Foundation 2014/2015 newsletter. OpenBSD 5.7 on Minnowboard Max. Aww, no more […]
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Episode 078: From the Foundation (Part 2)

Undeadly.org - 2015-02-27 09:48:51 UTC

In this week's
episode,
the fellas from
BSDNow
interview Ken Westerback (krw@), one of the directors of the
OpenBSD Foundation. They also talk about the nascent BSDCan 2015
schedule,
Reyk Flöter's superfish-esque
relayd.conf,
OpenBSD on the
Minnowboard Max,
and all the odds and ends in the week's BSD news.

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BSDNow 078: From the Foundation (Part 2)

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-02-26 23:32:28 UTC
BSDNow 078 is up with more BSD Foundation interviews.  It’s not a sequel, but a switch: the last one was with a FreeBSD Foundation member, and this week’s episode is with Ken Westerback of the OpenBSD Foundation.   There’s the normal added news, too, with a description of what’s coming at BSDCan 2015.
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OpenBSD Foundation 2014/2015 News & Fundraising

Undeadly.org - 2015-02-26 08:51:13 UTC


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Ken Westerback (krw@)
wrote in
on behalf of the
OpenBSD Foundation
to let us know what happened last year, and what's in store for us now:


2014 was the most successful year to date for the OpenBSD Foundation.
Both in the amount of money we raised and in the support we provided
for the OpenBSD and related projects. We are extremely grateful for
the support shown by our contributers large and small.

A detailed summary of the Foundation's activities in 2014 can be seen at

http://www.openbsdfoundation.org/activities.html

But here are some highpoints.

Read more...


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FreeBSD-EN-15:03.freebsd-update

Freebsd.org-errata - 2015-02-25 08:00:00 UTC
//security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-EN-15:03.freebsd-update.asc
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FreeBSD-EN-15:02.openssl

Freebsd.org-errata - 2015-02-25 08:00:00 UTC
//security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-EN-15:02.openssl.asc
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FreeBSD-EN-15:01.vt

Freebsd.org-errata - 2015-02-25 08:00:00 UTC
//security.FreeBSD.org/advisories/FreeBSD-EN-15:01.vt.asc
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In Other BSDs for 2015/02/21

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-02-21 14:20:57 UTC
There’s some DragonFly material in here, though I normally confine that to the rest of the week.  It’s inextricable from the rest of the links. Setting up an OpenBSD mail server.  (via) FreeBSD-current users, regenerate your keys.  (fixed) Using OpenBSD and vxlan to overlay remote lans.  (via) A Prediction: 2020 the year of (PC-)BSD on […]
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BSDNow 077: Noah’s L2ARC

DragonFlyBSD Digest - 2015-02-20 02:06:25 UTC
The 77th episode of BSDNow is up, with a tutorial on making a patch in OpenBSD, an interview of Alex Reece and Matt Ahrens about OpenZFS, and the usual news roundup.
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