Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th May 2006 22:14 UTC
PC-BSD "PC-BSD 1.1 was released today, along with a PBI update file for users running 1.0, who wish to update to 1.1. This release brings the core operating system up to the latest version of FreeBSD 6.1, adds better driver support to the kernel, and improves the speed on many systems." Update: Screenshots.
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RE: Packages...
by antik on Tue 30th May 2006 12:27 UTC in reply to "Packages..."
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So...other than that PC-BSD has this new package system for "some" software....and has nice graphics and out of the box "ease of use"'s REALLY Free bsd underneath and can be run like it...including the package/ports system?

Yes, it IS FreeBSD underneath and you can install from ports or with pkg_add. And you can update kernel and userland too. Only thing you have to do is restore permissions for mount* and umount commands for automatic drive mounting feature and compile atapicam device to your new shiny kernel if you don't use default config file located in /PCBSD/config/ directory.

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