Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 19th Jul 2005 19:23 UTC, submitted by Just_A_User
FreeBSD On Tuesday, code-analysis software maker Coverity announced that its automated bug finding tool had analyzed the community-built operating system FreeBSD and flagged 306 potential software flaws, or about one issue for every 4,000 lines of code. The low number of flaws found by the system underscores that FreeBSD's manual auditing by project members has reduced the vulnerabilities in the operating system, said Seth Hallem, CEO of Coverity.
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RE[3]: FreeBSD beat Linux 2.6.9
by renox on Wed 20th Jul 2005 05:20 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: FreeBSD beat Linux 2.6.9"
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2005-07-06

>An example of code bloat in Linux (which is just a kernel, compared to the full operating system that is FreeBSD)?

Or an effect of the higher number of drivers available in the Linux kernel?

If this is the case, it really show the power of Linux..

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