Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 15th Nov 2007 19:33 UTC, submitted by AVL_
PC-BSD "iXsystems announced today a distribution agreement with Fry's Electronics whereby all Fry's stores nationwide will carry PC-BSD Version 1.4, Da Vinci Edition. The agreement marks the first time that the PC-BSD operating system is made available for purchase at Fry's Electronics. PC-BSD is a fully functional desktop operating system based on FreeBSD 6.2-STABLE. FreeBSD is one of the most used UNIX-like operating systems in the world. It is widely renowned as the most stable and secure server operating system."
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by Brandybuck on Fri 16th Nov 2007 04:17 UTC
Brandybuck
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2006-08-27

I don't want to rain on anyone's parade, and I certainly don't want to get Matt mad at me. But how is this news? Last time I was at Fry's they had FreeBSD, NetBSD, AND OpenBSD. I don't recall any OSNews announcement when they started to be carried (though Fry's has probably carried FreeBSD since before OSNews was a gleam in its daddy's eye).

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