[PC-BSD Dev] PC-BSD 9-STABLE-20120418 snapshot available

Josh Paetzel josh at tcbug.org
Thu Apr 19 13:03:59 PDT 2012


On 04/19/2012 08:20, Kris Moore wrote:
> 
> The PC-BSD team is pleased to make available the first public 9-STABLE
> snapshot for 64bit systems!
> 
> This snapshot provides both users and developers a means to test out new
> features in the upcoming PC-BSD 9.1 release. This snapshot may contain
> buggy code and features, so users are encouraged to run it only on
> non-critical systems.
> 
> Highlights
> --------------------------------------------
> * FreeBSD 9-STABLE from 4-11-2012
> * New system installer! Greatly simplified for desktop and server installs.
> * New "PC-BSD Server" installation option. Includes command-line
> utilities like pbi-manager, warden, metapkgmanager and more.
> * Support for ZFS mirror / raidz(1,2,3) during installation.
> * Support for SWAP on ZFS, allowing entire disk ZFS installation.
> * Support for setting additional ZFS data-set options, such as
> compression, noexec, etc.
> * Warden jail management integrated into system. Allows creating jails
> via GUI, adding packages and other administration.
> * First boot setup wizard allows OEM installs to be easily performed.
> * New Bluetooth paring tray / GUI utilities.
> * New AppCafe improvements and preferences
> * Improvements to wifi utility
> * Fixed bug causing untranslated strings to show up empty.
> * Numerous bug-fixes to PC-BSD related utilities
> * And much more!
> 
> Errata
> ---------------------------------------------
> * There is a bug installing to boot-camp partitions which will be fixed
> in next snapshot
> * The warden rc.d script is not enabled by default. Add
> 'warden_enable="YES"' to /etc/rc.conf to enable.
> * The i386 image was not built for this snapshot, however it will
> available in the upcoming weeks.
> * The installer will not correctly start on systems with < 512MB of ram,
> which will be fixed in upcoming snapshots.
> * This snapshot does NOT contain the upcoming Intel GEM/KMS video driver
> support. This will be available in a future snapshot.
> 
> Download
> ---------------------------------------------
> The DVD / USB images are available via the PC-BSD mirrors. You may
> select the mirror and files from the URL below:
> 
> <http://mirrors.isc.org/pub/pcbsd/9-STABLE-20120418/><http://www.pcbsd.org/getmirrors.php?url=9-STABLE-20120418>http://www.pcbsd.org/getmirrors.php?url=9-STABLE-20120418/amd64
> 
> 
> -- 
> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
> iXsystems
> 
> 
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Doesn't seem to have the nvidia drivers.

-- 
Thanks,

Josh Paetzel


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