Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 28th Sep 2010 20:27 UTC, submitted by Ed
NetBSD From the NetBSD Blog: "The fourth (failing further faults, final) release candidate of NetBSD 5.1 is now available for download. Those of you who prefer to build from source can continue to follow the netbsd-5 branch, but the netbsd-5-1-RC4 tag is available as well. See src/doc/CHANGES-5.1 for the list of changes from RC3 to RC4."
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RE: Niche?
by Oliver on Wed 29th Sep 2010 16:49 UTC in reply to "Niche?"
Oliver
Member since:
2006-07-15

It's highly portable, apart from that, I don't see any artificial borders while using it.

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RE[2]: Niche?
by n.l.o on Wed 29th Sep 2010 17:31 in reply to "RE: Niche?"
n.l.o Member since:
2009-09-14

It's highly portable, apart from that, I don't see any artificial borders while using it.


So there is no single feature that distinguishes it from another UNIX then?

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RE[3]: Niche?
by tylerdurden on Wed 29th Sep 2010 17:48 in reply to "RE[2]: Niche?"
tylerdurden Member since:
2009-03-17

Some people consider its extreme portability and the fact that supports more legacy systems than any other free OS as actual distinguishing features.

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RE[3]: Niche?
by Oliver on Wed 29th Sep 2010 17:57 in reply to "RE[2]: Niche?"
Oliver Member since:
2006-07-15

*BSD is in my opinion a term for extraordinary quality :-)

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