BSD News 27/07/2015

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Releases: FreeBSD, OPNSense
Other news: c2k15, OpenBSD, docker, zfs, FreeBSD, BSDSec, DragonFly BSD, BSDSec, OPNsense, NetBSD, OctoPkg, HardenedBSD

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FreeBSD 10.2-RC1 Now Available

The first RC build of the 10.2-RELEASE cycle is now available.
Installation images are available for the amd64, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64, and sparc64 architectures.
FreeBSD/arm SD card images are available for the BEAGLEBONE, CUBOX-HUMMINGBOARD, GUMSTIX, RPI-B, PANDABOARD, and WANDBOARD kernels.
FreeBSD 10.2-RC1 is also available on several third-party hosting providers.
See the PGP-signed announcement email for installation image checksums and more information.

OPNsense 15.7.4 Released

Here are the the full patch notes:
  • updated sudo 1.8.14p3 [1], pcre 8.37_2 [2], and FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE-p15 [3]
  • firmware: fix upgrade when using opnsense-devel package
  • proxy: fix config write for multiple interfaces
  • crash reporter: raise PHP log level to warnings after an extensive cleanup
  • dashboard: made widgets translatable (contributed by Fabian Franz)
  • firewall logs: usability improvements (contributed by Fabian Franz)
  • languages: Simplified Chinsese 64% complete
  • languages: German 40% complete
  • menu: fixed navigation for PPPoE edit

Other news

BSD Gnow | BSD Now 99

This week we’ll be talking with Ryan Lortie and Baptiste Daroussin about GNOME on BSD. Upstream development is finally treating the BSDs as a first class citizen, so we’ll hear about how the recent porting efforts have been since.
Watch it here

HardenedBSD 11-CURRENT amd64 (x86-64) installers

Code stuff

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