Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Nov 2011 22:58 UTC, submitted by fran
OpenBSD "OpenBSD 5.0 has been published, six months after the release of version 4.9. The OpenBSD project's newest release of the free BSD based UNIX-like operating system includes a number new and updated drivers, performance improvements and new features. OpenBSD 5.0 includes the GNOME 2.32.2, KDE 3.5.10 and Xfce 4.8.0 desktop environments. It also contains a number of new and updated packages including versions 3.5.19, 3.6.18 and 5.0 of the Firefox web browser, PHP 5.2.17 and 5.3.6, LibreOffice 3.4.1, and Chromium 12. The release includes September's release of OpenSSH 5.9." GNOME 2 you say? Huh. Interesting.
Permalink for comment 495337
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[2]: openbsd website
by Doc Pain on Wed 2nd Nov 2011 14:14 UTC in reply to "RE: openbsd website"
Doc Pain
Member since:
2006-10-08

Their site is very usable, much more then those of most Linux distros. And it demonstrates the project's philosophy: simplistic, informative, with easy access to documents and all the possibly distracting features are cut off.


And keep in mind it's also a barrier-free presentation, so blind users can view the site and navigate it using a Braille readout or a voice synthesizer. This increases the target audience.

Form and content go hand in hand here. :-)

Reply Parent Score: 4