Small TrueOS STABLE Update: Lumina 1.3.0

With the release of Lumina 1.3.0, The devs decided to back-port that release into TrueOS STABLE. In truth, most of the 1.3.0 changes already exist in STABLE. However, this update brings in a few missing patches and bumps the Lumina version up to its proper 1.3.0 tag....

Lumina 1.3.0 is released!

A new version of Lumina is available, with the full announcement and changelog available on the Lumina Website. Notable changes include new icon themes, a number of updates to the file manager, and the release of the lightweight lumina-mediaplayer utility. There...

(Very) Small update to STABLE: 6/15

Two fixes were back-ported to STABLE, triggering a rebuild of the download files. Here are the changes:   Update beadm to fix erroneous behavior. Fix for DHCPCD starting when it shouldn’t.   All .iso and .img files in the Download Directory are updated to...

June 19th: Celebrate National FreeBSD Day!

24 years ago, the name “FreeBSD” was agreed upon for the project many of us know and love. We’re celebrating this great open-source project’s history and impact by participating in National FreeBSD Day!   What is FreeBSD?   FreeBSD is an...

Discourse TrueOS Q&A: 6/16/17

  Join Kris and Ken Moore as they answer your questions on Discourse this Friday, June 16. Around 1:30pm EST, we will open a “Live” thread that the devs will monitor, so show up and ask away! Feel free to ask anything related to the last STABLE release,...

Community Spotlight: TrueOS Vagrant Boxes (How-to)

We’d like to spotlight TrueOS community member Cliff Gordon (chief1983 on Discourse) for documenting his experience setting up a TrueOS Vagrant box. Great job! I’ve reproduced his work here, but please head over to his post on Discourse to ask questions or...

Conference week: See you at BSDCan or SELF!

Hopefully, many of you are enjoying the STABLE release from last week. Things may be a bit slower this week, as TrueOS developers are attending two different conferences:   BSDCan   The 14th annual BSD Canada conference is June 9-10 at the beautiful University of...

TrueOS STABLE Update: June 2, 2017

A new STABLE update for TrueOS is available! Released on a six month schedule, STABLE updates represent a significant step forward for TrueOS (see our earlier post discussing this change). There is more extensive testing of new features and less experimental work in...