design and implementation

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    Why were "block devices" dropped?

    I am a relative noob to the storage world in general and FreeBSD in particular. OF what I have been learning of late, I have become somewhat familiar with such concepts like disk queuing, IOPs, latencies and the likes I am also reading the classic 'The design and implementation of the FreeBSD...
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    Advise between two books

    Hi, I'm new on BSD systems . I have one question, I read various threads but I didn't find an answer for me . I have intermediate knowledge of the Linux distributions and I would pass to BSD systems, in this case FreeBSD . I have a doubt about these two books : 1) FreeBSD Handbook of course :D...