Linked by David Adams on Thu 9th Jul 2015 17:42 UTC, submitted by matthekc
OpenBSD The Microsoft corporation has become OpenBSD's first "Gold Level" sponsor after a large donation. (Facebook and Google are both silver contributors). The move is likely related to Microsoft's use of OpenSSH in future versions of Powershell. Meanwhile at the FreeBSD site companies LineRate, NetApp, Google, Hudson River Trading, and Netflix dominate the top sponsors. Noticeably absent was the Apple Computer Corporation who base their OSX and IOS systems off of the free software BSD systems. More info about OpenBSD's 2015 fundraising campaign here.
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by neticspace on Sun 12th Jul 2015 07:29 UTC
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I wish Microsoft would make an open source BSD-based operating system with great features from the NT Kernel. And while at it, I think Microsoft seriously needs to make a brand new file system.

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