[PC-BSD Testing] 9.0-RC1 Now available!

jmdennis @dslextreme.com jmdennis at dslextreme.com
Mon Oct 24 10:19:28 PDT 2011

I look forward to having this.  I just got beta 3 installed and it was
doing the update but then said that the internet connection was no
longer active or the drive was filled which neither was the case.

On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 9:55 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
> *Release Announcement*
> The first release candidate for the upcoming PC-BSD 9.0 is now available! This
> release includes the latest FreeBSD 9.0-RC1 base, along with numerous bug fixes and enhancements.
> *Download*
> http://www.pcbsd.org/get-it/download-pc-bsd-isotope#isotope
> *Changelog*
> Notable changes in this release: (In no particular order)
> * Added support for installing to BootCamp partitions on Apple OSX systems
> * Added checks for invalid characters in the username
> * Added button to installer allowing toggle between US keyboard layout and currently selected
> * Added improved portjail init scripts
> * Life-Preserver now defaults to backing up to a remote directory set as the client hostname
> * Add some sanity checks to pbi-manager when creating new repositories
> * Fixed bugs setting the proxy server in pbi-manager / AppCafe (Uses the default config in networking GUI)
> * Improved the default firewall ruleset
> * Enable IPv6 support on all nic's by default
> * Added options to pbi-manager which enables tmpfs memory building
> * Improved pc-thinclient setup to use pre-built FreeBSD world instead of building from source
> * Fix bug in pbi-manager when doing binary updates to ensure it is only attempted on the correct build
> * Fix issues installing with mirrors / raidz on ZFS
> *Reporting Bugs*
> Since this is a pre-release, please feel assist us by reporting and
> fixing bugs. Users are encouraged to discuss their findings on the
> testers mailing list <http://lists.pcbsd.org/mailman/listinfo/testing>,
> or via the PC-BSD Forums <http://forums.pcbsd.org/forumdisplay.php?f=64>.
> There are a greater variety of ways to install PC-BSD in the 9.x series.
> When providing feedback please indicate which install media you are
> using and in which window manager the error occurs.
> --
> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
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