Listening to a great episode of #BSDNow where they discuss #FreeBSD, #OpenBSD, and even #ZIL along with other goodies. Be sure to give it a listen! 👍👍👍

Group photo of the #FreeBSD devsummit in Ottawa.

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cc @bsdcan #BSDCan

The iXsystems TrueCommand looks really interesting for managing and instances.

It's now possible to use #FreeBSD's ASR in #HardenedBSD 13-CURRENT:

FreeBSD's ASR doesn't randomize the stack and the shared page, so we use HardenedBSD's ASLR implementation to fill those two gaps (when hardening.pax.aslr.status>=2, that is).

FreeBSD Foundation February/March 2019 Development Projects Update

"Two new University of Waterloo co-operative education (co-op) students started working in the @FreeBSD Foundation’s Ontario office. Now that we’re over half way through the work term, I’ll describe some of the work they’ve done so far, and what we expect over the next two months."

What news sources on Mastodon is everyone following to stay up to date with what's happening in land?

Does markdown work in @Fedilab ? Tried _ for bold and *for italics, but it doesn't seem to be working.

_Dropbox is putting the squeeze on free users_

*Cloud storage provider Dropbox is seeking to encourage more people to pay for the service, but placing new limits on free account holders*

Install @nextcloud on and you won't be limited:

Nextcloud in 2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣8️⃣
💯 >500 contributors
🏗️ more than doubled customer base
🎤 over 200 apps
☑️ much more!

2019 is shaping up to be even better!

I love how easy it is to migrate #OPNsense installations from one piece of hardware to another:

Step 1: back up the config
Step 2: Take down old appliance
Step 3: Install new appliance
Step 4: Restore config on new appliance
Step 5: Nothing to see here, move along.


Found out the cause of the cfi-icall scheme violation in the #FreeBSD NFS utilities:

Essentially: supporting Cross-DSO CFI is crucial for proper cfi-icall support with NFS-related utilities. Ouch.

#HardenedBSD #infosec

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