The State Of Gentoo FreeBSD: Gentoo Sans Linux

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To some surprise, Gentoo FreeBSD -- the port of Gentoo running with the FreeBSD kernel rather than the Linux kernel -- is progressing.

Following last month's Phoronix articles of DragonflyBSD 3.0 vs. Debian GNU/kFreeBSD Wheezy and Debian Wheezy GNU/kFreeBSD: Slower Than Linux, Gentoo FreeBSD was brought up within the Phoronix Forums. Gentoo FreeBSD is just like Debian GNU/kFreeBSD, except that it's built around Gentoo rather than pairing the Debian GNU user-land with the non-Linux kernel.

There's also a Gentoo OpenBSD version