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    What are your thoughts on this article?

    My friend shared an article with me on "Are the BSDs dying?" I'd like your opinions on this https://www.csoonline.com/article/3250653/open-source-tools/is-the-bsd-os-dying-some-security-researchers-think-so.html Maybe it's because I switched my personal servers to FreeBSD, but I see there is...
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    l2tpd troubleshooting on FreeBSD 11.1

    Hi, I am trying to setup IPSEC/L2TP VPN client on FreeBSD 11.1, I got security/strongswan working and I can see it establish the connection, now trying to setup net/l2tpd, Following is the configuration: /usr/local/etc/l2tp/l2tp.conf [global] access control = yes Port = 1701 [lac l2tp] lns =...
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    Help Connecting to the Internet through BSD

    For an assignment we have to connect two workstations to the internet through an HP server running BSD. The WS are connected to a switch that runs to eth0(10.0.0.0 network) and eth1 is connected to the schools internet 192.168.175.0 network. Gateway is enabled, the server is connected to the...
  4. kuroneko

    Why FreeBSD over Linux for desktop?

    Hello everyone. I would like to know why would FreeBSD be a better choice than Linux. I currently have Linux (Debian). So I would like to know what are the benefits of using FreeBSD as a desktop over Linux. The things I do pretty much are programming and digital art(when I feel like it), I don't...
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    getting IP and MAC of all peripherals

    Hey guys I'm new @ BSD and this forum - so sorry if my question is duplicated or somehow not in line with rules of this web (as far as I have investigated none of those apply) I was asked to write a program (python preff) which will return IP and MAC of all peripherals connected to server...
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    Can I run *BSD on my lenovo

    I have a lenovo z40-70 intel i3-4030U 8GB RAM NVIDIA 720m I have both windows & linux installed but I use NVIDIA prime package to switch GPUs I mostly use the Intel GPU so that I can hibernate the PC. I was wondering if my hardware would be compatible or if I would need to tweak it in order...
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    PF I have issues with the pf.conf being loaded

    I am new to Linux/BSD. I am using a Debian system with a KFreeBSD kernel. Whenever I try to initiate PF with the pf.conf as below, it gives the error as in the image. My pf.conf is, pass inet proto icmp from any to any pass log (all) proto icmp from any to any altq on le0 cbq bandwidth 500Kb...
  8. fnoyanisi

    Twenty Years of Berkeley Unix

    A bit long, but definitely worth reading... Anybody spending sometime hacking net80211 code would definitely recognize some names that are mentioned in the article http://www.oreilly.com/openbook/opensources/book/kirkmck.html
  9. strule

    Error loading trusted certificates

    Hey guys, I'm having this problem since this morning when I pkg update Updating trueos-base repository catalogue... Fetching meta.txz: 100% 1 KiB 1.5kB/s 00:01 pkg-static: Error loading trusted certificates repository trueos-base has no meta file, using default settings Fetching...
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    C/C++ setreuid() returns "operation not permitted" even it was sudo'ed

    Hello, I was testing one of my software on FreeBSD ,Where in the software i've been trying to replace the Real/Effective UID and GID of the process using below two functions setregid(),setreuid(). But these both functions return -1 as a result(when i got the errno to print it ssys "operations...
  11. geek

    What Windows versions would the BSDs be?

    If the different BSDs (e.g. FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, DragonFly BSD, maybe others) were versions of Microsoft Windows, what would they be in your opinion?
  12. Kalero

    FreeBSD and *BSD documentaries

    Hi! I open this thread to talk and discuss about any video documentary about FreeBSD and other *BSD systems, made or in mind to be made. Does anybody know some video documentary about *BSD?
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