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Google discontinues specialised Linux and BSD search pages

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h-online.com: Google has discontinued its specialised Linux and BSD search pages. Users are instead now redirected to google.com/webhp, a standard search page.

Open source identity: FreeNAS 8's Josh Paetzel

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computerworld.com.au: FreeNAS is an open source operating system based on FreeBSD and, as its name implies, designed for networked storage. The project recently celebrated the release of FreeNAS 8, which racked up some 43,000 downloads in the first 48 hours after its release.

BSD Mag June 2011 Issue: NanoBSD and Alix Released

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The June issue of BSD Magazine is online and ready to go. Highlights include: Introduction to OpenSSL, Success story: OpenBSD as an Enterprise Desktop, and Installing FreeBSD with PC-SYSINSTALL.

FreeSBIE: Is Devil Live or Dead?

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linuxblog.darkduck.com: First impression from FreeSBIE was not so nice. It took extremely long time to boot. Though, that might be my own fault - my CD-RW is in far from ideal condition.

Did You Know You Can Try BSD With VirtualBSD?

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all-things-linux.blogspot: VirtualBSD 8.1 was released on or around 4/01/2011 and it basically gives you a pre-defined FreeBSD 8.1 installation with Xfce 4.6 and a range of applications in a virtual machine.

REVIEW: GhostBSD 2.0 (LiveCD)

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openbytes.wordpress: I would expect it’s a welcome release for established GhostBSD users but new users may find that it’s neither polished or packaged as fully as they would like.

Review: GhostBSD 2.0

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dasublogbyprashanth.blogspot: Recently, GhostBSD 2.0 was released. What is GhostBSD? It's a FreeBSD distribution that uses GNOME as its sole DE and aims to make FreeBSD more user-friendly, similar to what Ubuntu has done to Debian.

Linux distributor security list destroyed after hacker compromise

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zdnet.com: Hackers have compromised a private e-mail list used by Linux and BSD distributors to share information on embargoed security vulnerabilities and used a backdoor to sniff e-mail traffic, according to the moderator of the list.

PC-BSD 8.2 review

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linuxbsdos.com: PC-BSD is a desktop distribution based on FreeBSD. The latest stable release, PC-BSD 8.2, was made available for public download last month. This article presents a review of this latest release.

BSD Magazine 2011/02 Released

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bsdmag.org: Highlights include: ZFS and FreeBSD, Network transparent rate limitation with ipfw, Building an iSCSI storage with BSD, How to setup a USB Memory stick for installing a pfSense SoHo Firewall/Router, and Mutt On OS X.

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