Linus Torvalds has said Linux wouldn't have happened if 386BSD had been around when he started up. We trace the history of FreeBSD and how it's affected the open source world.more ...
on 02/19/2010 – Made popular on 02/19/2010
Jan Koum, CEO and co-founder of WhatsApp, credits use of FreeBSD as a kid to his success in the IT world and gives back. Now, how about the folks at Apple?http://news.softpedia.com/news/FreeBSD- … 5269.shtmlCorenominal, if I ever come into a lot of money and CrunchBang is still around, I'll remember you.
The stable legacy branch of the popular BSD-based operating system FreeBSD has been updated to FreeBSD 7.3. The release is a housekeeping update that brings some newer packages and some security fixes, but no new features. FreeBSD 7.3 is now available for the amd64, i386, pc98, and sparc64 architectures.