Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th Oct 2007 20:24 UTC, submitted by FreeBSD_User
FreeBSD "FreeBSD 7.0 will be the next release of FreeBSD, and is the first major release in 2 years. It's due out some time later this year (currently in pre-release and available for testing). FreeBSD 7.0 brings major changes to the BSD and open source operating system landscape." This document [.pdf] describes all the changes.
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Before Linux 2.6
by pllb on Tue 30th Oct 2007 13:34 UTC
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Before Linux Kernel 2.6 FreeBSD outperformed Linux in nearly all aspects. 2.6 brought big speed improvements. I've also heard they got these speed improvements from a FreeBSD kernel hacker who switched to Linux..whether that's true or not I don't know.

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