Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 20th Sep 2013 17:48 UTC
FreeBSD

There has been a lot of maturing technologies in FreeBSD 10, with many new features which make this release, I think, the most exciting one in years. A lot of development has gone into virtualisation support. Virtualisation with FreeBSD Jails has been available for a long time, but not so much "full virtualisation".

Let's have a look at the some of the most talked about, most requested and most interesting features that have found their way into or are planned for 10.0, but may not make the deadline.

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RE[3]: Comment by drcouzelis
by phoenix on Fri 20th Sep 2013 19:36 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by drcouzelis"
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Except, none of those repos currently exist, due to the security incident, infrastructure shuffling, and switch to pkgng.

There are older pkg_install repos available for older releases. But nothing current. And nothing available for pkgNG.

IOW, if one wants a completely ports-tree-free, compile-free system using binary packages and pkgNG, one needs to either wait for 10.0 or use alternative repos.

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