Archive for December, 2008

The fate of Yahoo

Yahoo is a major FreeBSD user with a long history. Will that change if they’re bought out by Microsoft or sold off in pieces to likes of companies like Google?

December 11, 2008 • Tags: , , , , , • Posted in: News, Opinion • No Comments

How to setup a MySQL server on FreeBSD

We’re always searching the ‘net for good howtos to share with the FreeBSD community. We found DruidSys.com’s MySQL server installation howto for FreeBSD 7.0 to be a good resource.

December 9, 2008 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Howto • No Comments

FreeBSD 6.4 released

FreeBSD 6.4 is officially available.  I’m excited as this release promises better security, improved functionality and more.  I’ll be installing it on my remaining FreeBSD 6.3 systems this weekend.  The FreeBSD.org announcement is below: “The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeBSD 6.4-RELEASE. At this time 6.4-RELEASE is expected to […]

December 4, 2008 • Tags: , , • Posted in: News • No Comments