1. Sadegh Alirezaie

    Installation of PyQt5 For Python3

    Hello everyone. I'm new to FreeBSD and I'm developing a Download Manager written in python. we ported this software on some Linux Distros and Mac OS. Now, I'm working on making it usable in FreeBSD, The FreeBSD handles all the requirements except PyQt5 which is I'm wondering why it can not be...
  2. sidetone

    FreeBSD related on Twitter

    This is pretty cool, there is the FreeBSD foundation and plenty of FreeBSD related accounts to read about on Twitter. and plenty more
  3. Norbert Szczybelski

    Asterisk VoIP Server over OpenVPN in Tor Hidden Service.

    Good Evening. Generate encryption keys with OpenSSL. OpenVPN server openvpn.conf configuration file: mode server tls-server dev tun proto tcp-server port 1194 server ca /vpn/ca.crt cert /vpn/server.crt key /vpn/server.key dh /vpn/dh2048.pem tls-crypt /vpn/ta.key cipher...
  4. H

    GNOME3 gnome-shell crashing

    So, I installed FreeBSD 10.3 and pkg install'd xorg and gnome3. Set the required daemons to start in rc.conf and got into gnome3 gdm and desktop without too much trouble. When using the thing, however, gnome-shell, and other stuff too, keeps crashing all the time, which is mostly visible as the...
  5. K

    Solved When to use Openswan?

    Hello! I am trying to look into the whole VPN/IPSec topic. I read the FreeBSD handbook but I am not sure about the different packages. As far as I understand FreeBSD provides IPSec support already. So what's the purpose of a package like OpenSwan. Is OpenSwan a replacement of the "native"...
  6. S

    Solved Raspberry pi 2 FreeBSD 11 login wrong?

    I have installed FreeBSD on a SD card and when I started the raspberry I can't login as root. Does anyone know what the login and password are?

    SSHD performance FreeBSD vs GNU/Linux

    Hello! After some testing I've found out that my FreeBSD sshd daemon takes more CPU time than other OS (11% vs 6%). The same usage for 20Mb/s and for 90Mb/s. It doesn't matter from where I start SSH session. Please look at the following information. #1 OS: FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p3 #2 Other...
  8. J

    Closed Why, as a programmer and desktop user, I seem I cannot give up Linux for FreeBSD

    Hello. I am a C/C++ Python and Java developer at the Elettra Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Trieste, Italy. For the control system we use and produce open source software, and we develop under linux. I have been a fan of FreeBSD since my laurea degree thesis back in 2004. To cope with work...
  9. zoujiaqing

    about linux 4.9 google commit for BBR congestion control

    BBR Article: linux 4.9 patch: FreeBSD should also be improved.
  10. andrewm659


    Has anyone gotten ser2net working on FreeBSD? If so how did you do it? I've set it up on Linux but I'm confused as what serial device to point it too. (naming convention) I am using a Serial2USB device as well. Two of them. Also I'm running this on a Raspberry Pi 2.
  11. Li Fo

    Other Can't erase microSD after burning FreeBSD on it.

    Hello guys! Recently I have tried to set up FreeBSD on my Raspberry Pi. So I burnt my microSD on macOS with "dd if=/path/to/img_file of=/dev/disk1 bs=1 conv=sync" and used for its intended purpose without any problems. But after some time I have noticed, that files have been erased after...
  12. J

    Resource limits in FreeBSD (kind of linux cgroups)

    Hello everyone. After a long time spent with linux (we use it for development at work), I decided to go back and have a look at FreeBSD. I used to compile software using the ports collection. On the other side, I use gentoo linux and, as a developer and building everything from source in...
  13. Karolson


    Hello All Fresh guy here (First try BSD, just want some this true UNIX feel), but I got one problem. I got Lenovo Y70. I install FreeBSD from usb, all go nice and smooth ,making a 3 partitions (auto from Bsd installer) swap, boot, and /. I am using Grub 2 to boot BSD , i got grub installed on...
  14. D

    NFS Mount Problem

    Hello, I have a problem, with my NFS mounting... I have 3 servers, 2 FreeBSD and 1 windows, Storage server running FreeBSD 10.1-Stable and NFS Windows running Windows Fileshare and DFS and worker FreeBSD running 10.3-RELEASE I can NFS/DFS mount my storage server on the Windows server, but I...
  15. A

    Freebsd only sounds by the front jack

    Good, I hope you can help me: My problem is the next; Freebsd just sends me sound to the front audio connectors, but it does not sound by the rear connectors The drivers are loaded at startup from rc.conf: kld_list="fuse agp snd_ich snd_hda 915kms linux sem coretemp tmpfs aio" My sound card is...
  16. r0g3r

    FreeBSD without audio

    Hi, my FreeBSD this no audio I've compiled the kernel and continues without sound followed the way to be in the handbook
  17. nerozero

    Virtual machine for FreeBSD

    Dear ALL Could you please recommend me a virtual machine for FreeBSD? I need to host some small project which will require a dedicated hardware for Linux. Oracle Virtual Box, IMHO - quite slow and heavy. The project doesn't require any GUI staff. Thanks in advance
  18. andrewm659

    vmware workstation/plater seamless mouse integration

    I have FreeBSD 10.3/11 (2 seperate VMs) both have desktops using VMware. I can't move between windows and FreeBSD seamlessly. I have got my xorg.conf setup. But not sure what I am missing.
  19. S

    migrate FreeBSD jails to linux

    we are running some jails in FreeBSD 10 and the decision has been made to decommission the FreeBSD server and migrate all the jails to Linux environment Red Hat 6 or 7. Is there a straight forward way of migrating BSD jails to linux -- as containers that can be run via docker or any other way...
  20. T

    Solved Building FreeBSD 11.0-stable on FreeBSD 10.1-stable fails

    The machine runs FreeBSD 10.1-stable: tingo@kg-v7$ uname -a FreeBSD 10.1-STABLE FreeBSD 10.1-STABLE #0 r278322: Fri Feb 6 21:36:01 CET 2015 amd64 I have cleaned out /usr/src (and /usr/obj) and downloaded latest stable/11 via...