Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Nov 2009 19:41 UTC, submitted by Gabor
FreeBSD Astute readers probably already saw this one waiting in our backend, but since there was no official announcement yet, I decided to wait. Now that it's officially here, let's rejoice: the FreeBSD team has released version 8.0 of their operating system, packed with new features and improvements.
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RE: Comment by jjmckay
by jjmckay on Fri 27th Nov 2009 07:29 UTC in reply to "Comment by jjmckay"
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ZFS is no longer in experimental status.


What is ZFS? It's not a hyperlink. Is it for my new webcam? I don't know. Yes, I'm being a little facetious.

The optional ZFS filesystem is production ready and out of testing.


Reads a little better. But I did that one for free. ;)

Ground-up rewrite of USB, including USB target support.


I can rewrite my flash drive from the ground-up? What's a USB target? Is that a new USB dartboard game that helps me hit the target?

Better USB support.


Simplistic, yes. Confusing? No. You could even make a 'more information' link after it!

Or it could be said like this...

Complete USB system redesign for better device support.


Edited 2009-11-27 07:33 UTC

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