[PC-BSD Announce] 10.0-RC4 - Now available!

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jan 15 13:10:09 PST 2014

The next PC-BSD 10.0-RELEASE image (Based upon FreeBSD 10.0-RC4) is now available for download!



This image is still a pre-release version of the upcoming 10.0-RELEASE. Use caution when deploying upon production systems. 


Online updating to 10.0-RELEASE is now available for testing on 10-STABLE and 9.2-RELEASE systems. To get started, first ensure that your packages and world/kernel are entirely up to date, and then follow these instructions:


After making this change, the "pc-updatemanager branches" command will show the new 10.0-RELEASE branch as available for updating.

10.0-RELEASE notable features

* Includes FreeBSD 10.0-RC4 from 01/3/2013
* Updated KMS / AMD driver support
* ISO file is a hybrid USB file, and can be "dd"ed to a USB media.
* New text-based installer
* New UEFI loader on installation media
* Able to select between GRUB/BSD loaders during installation
* New desktops! Gnome 3, Mate (Replaces Gnome2) and Cinnamon
* And much more!

Reporting Issues

Found a bug? Please report it, in as much detail as possible, to our Trac database:


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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