BSD Release: NetBSD 8.0

The NetBSD team has announced a new version of their project’s highly portable operating system. The new version, NetBSD 8.0, included support for USB 3, reproducible builds, in-kernel audio mixing and address layout randomization for improved security. “USB stack rework, USB3 support added. In-kernel audio…

Development Release: NetBSD 8.0 RC2

Martin Husemann has announced the availability of the second (and probably final) release candidate for NetBSD 8.0, a highly portable operating system available for dozens of processor architectures. The new release candidate fixes a number of issues that existed in the previous snapshot and includes…

Development Release: NetBSD 8.0 RC1

Martin Husemann has announced the availability of the first release candidate for NetBSD 8.0, a highly portable operating system available for over 50 processor architectures: “On behalf of the NetBSD project, it is my pleasure to announce the first release candidate of NetBSD 8.0. Many…

BSD Release: NetBSD 7.1.2

Soren Jacobsen has announced the release of NetBSD 7.1.2. NetBSD is a lightweight operating system specifically designed to run on a large range of hardware and processor platforms. Version 7.1.2 is a security and bug-fix upgrade: “The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 7.1.2,…

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 750

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Solus 3 and the Budgie desktopNews: NetBSD reports on security work, elementary OS exploring AppCentre changes, Ubuntu 18.04 to include Snap packages, run-time kernel protection for LinuxOpinion: Packages not flowing upstream into DebianReleased last week: Peppermint OS 8-20180203, Kali…