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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Bloat in linux kernel
by on Wed 20th Jul 2005 09:13 UTC

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"Who was saying something about the Linux kernel not having a lot of bloat?"

Linux kernel doesn't have a lot of bloat, it has a lot of drivers. Freebsd didn't work well on my PC, but linux does. period.

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