1. Cath O'Deray

    Security: end of life dates for FreeBSD stable/12, 12.4, and stable/13

    stable/12 and 12.4 31st December 2023 <> stable/13 30th April 2026 <>
  2. startxd

    general/other Is there a compatible virtualization tool for wayland?

    As far as I know, virtualization tools such as qemu, virtual box are unfortunately not compatible with Wayland compositor. I don't want to use X11.
  3. G

    Problems with suspend resume on ASUS motherboard

    I've recently switched to FreeBSD from OpenBSD and I've been trying to get suspend / resume to work. Using zzz appears to successfully suspend the system (the case lights blink as expected, fans shut off, etc), but when I try to resume the system the system boots as if it was never suspended and...
  4. F

    Can I compile Linux hardware code with FreeBSD?

    So I have a close-source wi-fi card. It works fine with windows ofc and fine with Linux because Ubuntu's developers develop a hardware support for that driver and its open-source. So Im really enjoying using FreeBSD but not being able to connection internet without ethernet cable or extra wi-fi...
  5. decuser

    Thanks for being a helpful and friendly community

    Today, I am reflecting on my experiences with online support channels over the years and recently. This board has been prominent in both timeframes. As I look back on the years, it's amazing how much help I've needed, asked for, received, and even given :). I for one, appreciate this board and...
  6. Leo L.

    Solved Intel NUC10 : Hardware support ?

    Hello, I'm planning to get an Intel NUC10i5FNK ( But I was worried about this new hardware (especially CPU / GPU) supported by FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE ? CPU : Intel® Core™ i5-10210U Processor. Intel® UHD...
  7. Dogers

    Solved KDE-5 UTF-8 support issue.

    Greetings to everyone. First thing first, I am quite new to FreeBSD (using it for 2-3 months) and I wanted to thank everyone who have contributed to the FreeBSD Handbook which one of the most complete and well-structured manual I ever seen. I intend to migrate my main desktop from Debian to...
  8. L

    Port install problem

    I am trying to install rsync from the ports collection. /usr/ports/net/rsync # make install clean I get an error: "Ports Collection support for your FreeBSD version has ended, and no ports are guaranteed to build on this system. Please upgrade to a supported release." I check the version...
  9. P

    Solved Future of BSD: Web Design, special attention to desktops and more users

    Hello FreeBSD Community, I would like to discuss the following. I'm working on a project that aims to build a "distribution" of Web-based technology, inspired by Firefox OS, in the challenges I've been facing I've been reflecting on using FreeBSD and BSDs in general. The first thing I thought...
  10. logo4poop

    Dumping then restarting

    Yesterday I installed FreeBSD on my laptop today when I turned on my computer it said dumping 10%..15%..etc Then it says dumping successful then the computer restarts. What's wrong? Edit: It worked yesterday
  11. TAL15

    Disk writing utilities for FreeBSD.

    let me clarify immediately that I AM RUNNING FREEBSD. DD is not working on my computer, I intend to write images to SD cards for raspberry Pi. Anyone know any good packages for Disk-writing.
  12. TAL15

    Help with mate GUI

    hello, I'm new to BSD, I was a distro-hopper in Linux for a while and have been experiencing difficulties in making the MATE desktop work, After running the command #mate-session To test the GUI I get this message, WARNING **: Cannot open display; I already downloaded Xorg so this should be...
  13. scrappywan

    Other Desktop environments with best support moving forward

    I have been pondering for a while now which desktop environment FreeBSD users consider the best choice for today and in the future. It looks as though desktop environments created primarily for Linux such as Gnome and KDE may become more difficult, if not impossible to keep up to date for...
  14. Maelstorm

    Current FreeBSD support for Raspberry Pi

    What is the current support status for the Raspberry Pi 3?