1. J

    Adding 4th HDD to PC Tower internal totally blocks rootfs boot.

    I inherited a PC tower that was already built with a single HDD installed running Windows 10 with permission to essentially do whatever I could with it as long as I do not delete the Windows 10 or any of the user content on there. This person also had all sorts of drives, cables, etc (everything...
  2. Snubbi

    Solved Recommendations UFS or UFS on workstation

    I'm new to FreeBSD, and right now I'm practicing installing and setting it up in VirtualBox on a Linux machine. What are the disadvantages e.g. by using UFS. So far I have used Clonezilla for Bcakup of my computers. Clonezilla cannot backup ZFS. What do I do if I choose ZFS file system. I have...
  3. H

    Solved IPFW workstation setting blocking ssh

    I'm trying to enable ssh access to my laptop however it seems that ipfw blocks it, despite opening the port. I'm on FreeBSD 13. Following is the rc.conf section configuring the firewall, as well as the output from ipfw -t list after trying to ssh into my laptop from my phone (using termux)...
  4. E

    ZFS UFS or ZFS for a FreeBSD workstation

    Hi all, After 13.0 is released and the dust settles down, I'm going to move my workstation (mostly used for neuroscientific computations with R, Julia and Python) from Debian to FreeBSD (this will be my very first time with the system). I have several questions regarding the process, but first...
  5. Mjölnir

    FreeBSD Kommunity Edition

    Let's just brainstorm... What would you expect a "FreeBSD Kommunity Edition" to be/offer? What would you like it to be/offer? Is there demand for such a thing? Would you like to see a *BSD Kommunity Edition? What is missing or should be better in base FreeBSD / in the KDE ports? Add your...
  6. rigoletto@

    Raptor Talos II Lite, will be around POWER9 low-end Sforza.

    Well, Rapor will bring a more affordable product built around the low-end Sforza, which they will reveal at the OpenPOWER Summit in October: Based on information I gathered around, their products are shipped with full schematics, the TDP numbers are the maximum ( apparently AMD/Intel inform...