Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 22nd Nov 2007 16:59 UTC, submitted by Oliver
BSD and Darwin derivatives "DesktopBSD 1.6RC3 for AMD64 is now available for download via BitTorrent and from our mirror sites. It includes several improvements made since the release of 1.6RC3 for i386, including: better performance by disabling SMP on single core/processor computers, fixed installation on disks with special partition names, inclusion of the FreeBSD ports collection on the DVD, and more."
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RE[2]: Good news
by tankist on Fri 23rd Nov 2007 18:25 UTC in reply to "RE: Good news"
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2007-01-19

If you browse the PC BSD forums you'll see numerous complains about problems after installing software using port/packages. It looks that PBIs are not that compatible with the standard FreeBSD way of installing software.

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