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    FreeBSD with Skylake

    Hi everyone, I am a Linux user with some experience, but I'm new to FreeBSD. I really like this OS, but since I have Lenovo T460 with Skylake GPU I won't see it fully supported until FreeBSD 12. Is there a workaround/fix for that? Maybe some port I can install? After all, TrueOS devs managed to...
  2. arnab on skylake cpu

    Hello FreeBSD community, I am planning to buy a laptop with Skylake cpu (i7 6700HQ/i7 6500U). But I'm not sure that how it will be the graphics performance and support for Xorg as this page says that there is no support for Intel Skylake graphics right now. So...
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    FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p1 - Support for Intel Skylake CPUs?

    First of all, congratulations to FreeBSD developers for a job well done in releasing FreeBSD 11.0 today. Secondly, before making this post, I read the release notes for FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p1 and could not find the answer to my question. Are Intel Skylake CPUs supported by FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p1?
  4. Vincent See

    Solved Supermicro 1150 vs 1151 for bhyve

    Hi guys! Any notable difference on choosing socket 1151 for FreeBSD vm-bhyve? I want to be able to use: PCI Passthrough MSI / MSI-X vm-bhyve My setup is raidz3 SSD. Will ZFS Raidz3 SSD's benefit more in socket 1151 (Skylake)? Here are the difference between the two. Aside from Socket 1150...
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    New motherboard and processor, kernel load very slow

    Hi, Until two days ago my bootup times were blazing fast, maybe 2 or 3 seconds between the BIOS screen and the base system starts loading. Then I upgraded the computer (skylake processor and a new z170 asus motherboard) and the kernel load started to do funny things. It now spends like 20...