FreeBSD Documentation: Papers We Love To Read

submited 11 November 2021

A lot of great papers have been written throughout the history of FreeBSD. For most of the features you see today in a modern FreeBSD Operating System there is a corresponding paper that was written during its development or after its inclusion to document its addition. Today, we're looking at two of our favourite papers, trying to highlight their contribution to the FreeBSD Operating System.

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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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