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Choosing The Right ZFS Pool Layout, changes in OpenBSD that make life better, GhostBSD 21.09.06 ISO's now available, Fair Internet bandwidth management with OpenBSD, NetBSD wifi router project update, NetBSD on the Apple M1, HardenedBSD August Status Report, FreeBSD Journal on Wireless and Desktop, and more.

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26 October 2021
GCC 10 with Ada language support added to NetBSD  

Fernando Oleo Blanco's efforts to port GNAT Ada compiler to NetBSD resulted in GCC 10 with Ada support (x86 and x86_64) being added to NetBSD's pkgsrc-wip repository.

Valuable News – 2021/10/25  

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.

Running the Searx metasearch engine on OpenBSD  

Searx is a free metasearch engine. This means that it will aggregate search results from several search engines, like Bing, DuckDuckGo, Google or Qwant. But it will also interface with services like DailyMotion, DeviantArt, FramaLibre, GitHub, Reddit or Wikipedia to extract search results. For more information, have a look at the searx online documentation . It also removes Cookies and generate a random profile for each request you do. This is a step forward to privacy.

23 October 2021
OpenBSD on the HiFive Unmatched  

A post reviewing OpenBSD 7.0 riscv64 on the HiFive Unmatched as a desktop.

FreeBSD Foundation October 2021 Fundraising Update  

As of this writing, they’ve raised $180,000 towards $1,250,000 goal for 2021.

Valuable News – 2021/10/19  

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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21 October 2021
An LDC bootstrap compiler and LDC package for OpenBSD  

How building an LDC bootstrap works (at least on OpenBSD)

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