FreeBSD Quarterly Status Report - Third Quarter 2021

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This report covers FreeBSD related projects for the period between July and September, and is the third of four planned reports for 2021, and contains 42 entries. The third quarter of 2021 was quite active in lots of different areas, so the report covers a bunch of interesting work including but not limited to boot performance, compile-time analysis, hole-punching support, various drivers, ZFS raidz expansion, an update to the sound mixer, and many more.

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03 December 2021
The state of Steam on OpenBSD  

There is a very common question within the OpenBSD community, mostly from newcomers: "How can I install Steam on OpenBSD?". The short answer is: You can't.

02 December 2021
UNIX Wars – The Battle for Standards  

UNIX’s history was marred by power struggles and fights over its direction and core. This meant that at some point in time, different factions went to war to control the future of UNIX. As part of our recent write-up, we’re taking a look at the wars that shaped UNIX’s future and the events that followed.

Valuable News – 2021/11/29  

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.

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01 December 2021
BSD Weekly - Issue 95  

Rather small issue with GhostBSD release, OpenBSD Errata and all the rest from last week.

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