Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 27th Oct 2010 22:29 UTC, submitted by Daniel Gerzo
FreeBSD "This report covers FreeBSD-related projects between July and September 2010. It is the third of the four reports planned for 2010. During this period, we were victims of one of the biggest BSD events of the year - EuroBSDCon. We hope that the ones of you who have been able to attend it have enjoyed your stay. Another good news is that work on the new minor versions of FreeBSD, 7.4 and 8.2, is progressing well."
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by dnebdal on Thu 28th Oct 2010 08:25 UTC
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The PBI system is interesting - if I recall this correctly, each PBI is meant to be a complete self-contained install of a program, containing all the dependencies. It wastes some space, but makes the system very simple to work with.

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