Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th Jul 2006 19:19 UTC
PC-BSD PC-BSD 1.2 has been released. "PC-BSD software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of PC-BSD 1.2 for x86 based processors. PC-BSD 1.2 now utilizes the FreeBSD advanced ULE scheduler and is compiled with optimizations for 686 processors (all support for 386, 486 and 586 microcode is disabled in kernel). This release of PC-BSD ushers in a new era of stability and simplicity for desktop operating systems based on UNIX, making it a solid release for home and business usage."
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Upgraded 1.11 to 1.2 via pbi update
by re_re on Fri 14th Jul 2006 00:02 UTC
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I just upgraded my 1.11 box to 1.2 via pbi update and I have to say, I am impressed. A popup window came up saying an update was available and I clicked download and it downloaded and installed 1.2 and rebooted automatically. Everything still works perfectly, still seems rock solid stable, and not only that, It didn't screw up my Nvidia drivers for which I am quite impressed.

The PcBSD developers are really doing great work, if you have a spare box or partition, you should really give this one a spin.

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