[PC-BSD Testing] Rolling-Release and 9.2-BETA1 announcement!

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jul 24 07:26:00 PDT 2013


On 07/23/2013 23:30, claive alvin Acedilla wrote:
> I also got the same error 404 not found
>
> On 7/24/13, Arthur Koziol <a-koziol at neiu.edu> wrote:
>> <Price Is Right FAIL Music>
>>
>> When I tried download the new BETA1 ISO, I get "404 Not Found".
>>
>> </Price Is Right FAIL Music>

Interesting, sounds like a failed CDN node. What do you see if you
browse http://iso.cdn.pcbsd.org?

>>> The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce that new images for PC-BSD
>>> 9.1-RELEASE (Isotope Infusion) and PC-BSD 9-STABLE (Based upon FreeBSD
>>> 9.2-BETA1) are now
>>> available! These releases are among the first in our new "Rolling-Release"
>>> model, and will allow you to easily keep your system updated with
>>> bi-monthly package set updates along side your regular PBI updates. In
>>> addition the images now include support for creating and booting from ZFS
>>> boot-environments. Due to the nature of implementing ZFS
>>> boot-environments, users on previous installs of 9.1-RELEASE will need to
>>> perform a re-installation in order to take advantage of these ZFS
>>> features. With the upcoming release of 9.2, currently in BETA, existing
>>> users may opt to wait for its release in order to migrate to the newer
>>> version. Many additional new features are also listed in the notes below.
>>>
>>>
>>> Download it now
>>> -----------------------------------------
>>>
>>> DVD and USB images are now available for download at the location below:
>>>
>>> http://www.pcbsd.org/en/download.html
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Highlights for 9.1-RELEASE
>>> -----------------------------------------
>>>
>>> * FreeBSD 9.1-RELEASE
>>>
>>> * Bootable ZFS Boot Environments
>>>     - Using GRUB2, any new ZFS boot-environments created via the "beadm"
>>> command will be added to the boot-loader and available at boot-time
>>>
>>> * PNGNG support
>>>     - In addition to PBIs and the AppCafe, system admins and power users
>>> will now have access to a full PKGNG repository with frequent updates
>>>
>>> * Switched over to CDN for downloads
>>>     - No more having to hunt for a closest mirror, downloads will
>>> automatically pull from our CDN service hosted by ScaleEngine
>>>
>>> * New version of AppCafe
>>>     - New streamlining and PBI management functionality
>>>
>>> * GitHub Migration
>>>     - All PC-BSD / TrueOS sources are now available via GitHub
>>> (https://github.org/pcbsd  andhttps://github.org/trueos)
>>>
>>> * Warden Updates
>>>     - Support for setting various jail options via the GUI
>>>     - Option to create jail "templates" based upon different versions of
>>> FreeBSD
>>>     - Support for VIMAGE jails
>>>     - Jails without any IPV4 or IPV6 address assigned
>>>
>>> * Graphical PKGNG manager
>>>     - GUI supports basic or advanced mode, which allows full package
>>> management / upgrades
>>>
>>> * Home directory encryption
>>>     - PEFS based encryption, allows users to encrypt their home-directory
>>> contents with their login password, which is only unencrypted while logged
>>> in
>>>
>>> * Boot times improved substantially
>>>
>>>
>>> Highlights for 9-STABLE
>>> -----------------------------------------
>>>
>>> * FreeBSD/TrueOS 9-STABLE (Running 9.2-BETA1)
>>>
>>> * Binary "freebsd-update" server implemented for -STABLE, allowing monthly
>>> updates to a newer -STABLE release without re-compiling
>>>
>>> * All the features listed for 9.1-RELEASE above also apply to 9-STABLE
>>>
>>>
>>> Get Involved
>>> ---------------------------------------------
>>>
>>> Want to help out the PC-BSD project? Found a bug you need to report? You
>>> can do so by joining us on our Forums! PC-BSD welcomes new contributors,
>>> testers, or simply feedback on how a particular piece of hardware works
>>> with BSD.
>>>
>>> http://forums.pcbsd.org  <http://forums.pcbsd.org/>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Kris Moore
>>> PC-BSD Software
>>> iXsystems
>>>
>>>
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