Dealing with the misunderstandings of what is GhostBSD

submited 17 October 2019

Since the release of 19.09, I have seen a lot of misunderstandings on what is GhostBSD and the future of GhostBSD. GhostBSD is based on TrueOS with FreeBSD 12 STABLE with our twist to it. We are still continuing to use TrueOS for OpenRC, and the new package's system for the base system that is built from ports. GhostBSD is becoming a slow-moving rolling release base on the latest TrueOS with FreeBSD 12 STABLE. When FreeBSD 13 STABLE gets released, GhostBSD will be upgraded to TrueOS with FreeBSD 13 STABLE.

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13 November 2019
p2k19 Hackathon Report: Good vibes from Bucharest  

The first p2k19 hackathon report comes from Marc Espie.

FreeBSD Security Advisory and Errata  

12 November, 2019

  • FreeBSD-SA-19:26.mcu
  • FreeBSD-SA-19:25.mcepsc
  • FreeBSD-EN-19:19.loader
12 November 2019
OpenZFS Developer Summit 2019  

The seventh annual OpenZFS Developer Summit took place on November 4th and 5th in San Francisco and brought together a healthy mix of familiar faces and new community participants. Several folks from iXsystems took part in the talks, hacking, and socializing at this amazing annual event. The messages of the event can be summed up as Unification, Refinement, and Ecosystem Tooling.

11 November 2019
HardenedBSD Status Report  

On 05 Nov 2019, Oliver Pinter resigned amicably from the project. All of us at HardenedBSD owe Oliver our gratitude and appreciation. This humble project, named by Oliver, was born out of his thesis work and the collaboration with Shawn Webb. Oliver created the HardenedBSD repo on GitHub in April 2013. The HardenedBSD Foundation was formed five years later to carry on this great work.

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