FreeBSD 10.1 Beta 2

Naviga SWZ: Home Page » News
News del 23 Settembre 14 Autore: Gianplugged
FreeBSD 10.1 Beta 2
FreeBSD è un avanzato sistema operativo per moderne piattaforme server, desktop, ed embedded. Il codice di FreeBSD ha subito più di trent´anni di continui sviluppi, miglioramenti, e ottimizzazioni.

Note di rilascio

The second BETA build of the 10.1-RELEASE release cycle is now available
on the FTP servers for the amd64, armv6, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64
and sparc64 architectures.

The image checksums follow at the end of this email.

Installer images and memory stick images are available here:

If you notice problems you can report them through the Bugzilla PR
system or on the -stable mailing list.

If you would like to use SVN to do a source based update of an existing
system, use the "stable/10" branch.

A list of changes since 10.0-RELEASE are available on the stable/10
release notes page here:

Changes between 10.1-BETA1 and 10.1-BETA2 include:

o UEFI-capable memory stick images and CDROM/DVDROM images are now
build by default for the 10.1-RELEASE cycle.

o The gssapi_krb5 library is now included in the gssapi(3) build.

o The default motd(5) text has been changed to clarify the included
information and including references to additional resources.

o A potential crash in ctld(8) has been fixed when a getaddrinfo(3)
call fails.

o Fix Denial of Service in TCP packet processing. [SA-14:19.tcp]

o Support for Promise TX8660 8-port 3Gbps HBA has been added.

o A crash in clang(1) triggered by debuginfo has been fixed.

o The kern.features sysctl(8) will now report if SCTP is available
in the running kernel.

o Parsing IPv6 nameserver lines in unbound(8) has been fixed.

o A crash in pam(3) has been fixed if neither PAM_RHOST or PAM_TTY
are set.

o Several bug fixes and improvements to the vt(4) driver have been
merged from FreeBSD-Current.

o The bsdinstall(8) screen prompting if the user would like to use
a chroot(8) shell within the newly-installed system for further
configuration now defaults to ´No.´

o Several optimizations to the math(3) library have been merged,
including new implementations for C99 functions expl(), coshl(),
sinhl(), tanhl(), erfl() and erfcl().

Pre-installed virtual machine images for 10.1-BETA2 are also available
for amd64 and i386 architectures.

The images are located here:

The disk images are available in QCOW2, VHD, VMDK, and raw disk image
formats. The image download size is approximately 135 MB, which
decompress to a 20GB sparse image.

The partition layout is:

. 512k - freebsd-boot GPT partition type (bootfs GPT label)
. 1GB - freebsd-swap GPT partition type (swapfs GPT label)
. ~17GB - freebsd-ufs GPT partition type (rootfs GPT label)

Note to consumers of the dvd1.iso image: The packages included on the
dvd will not be recognized by bsdconfig(8), and the cause is being
investigated. The packages, however, can be installed manually.

To install packages from the dvd1.iso installer, create and mount the
/dist directory:

# mkdir -p /dist
# mount -t cd9660 /dev/cd0 /dist

Next, install pkg(8) from the DVD:

# env REPOS_DIR=/dist/packages/repos
pkg add /dist/packages/freebsd:10:*:*/All/pkg-*.txz

At this point, pkg-install(8) can be used to install additional packages
from the DVD. Please note, the REPOS_DIR environment variable should be
used each time using the DVD as the package repository, otherwise
conflicts with packages from the upstream mirrors may occur when they
are fetched. For example, to install the Subversion, Gnome, and Xorg,

# env REPOS_DIR=/dist/packages/repos
pkg install xorg-server xorg gnome2 [...]

The freebsd-update(8) utility supports binary upgrades of amd64 and i386
systems running earlier FreeBSD releases. Systems running earlier
FreeBSD releases can upgrade as follows:

# freebsd-update upgrade -r 10.1-BETA2

During this process, freebsd-update(8) may ask the user to help by
merging some configuration files or by confirming that the automatically
performed merging was done correctly.

# freebsd-update install

The system must be rebooted with the newly installed kernel before

# shutdown -r now

After rebooting, freebsd-update needs to be run again to install the new
userland components:

# freebsd-update install

It is recommended to rebuild and install all applications if possible,
especially if upgrading from an earlier FreeBSD release, for example,
FreeBSD 8.x. Alternatively, the user can install misc/compat9x and
other compatibility libraries, afterwards the system must be rebooted
into the new userland:

# shutdown -r now

Finally, after rebooting, freebsd-update needs to be run again to remove
stale files:

# freebsd-update install
Inserisci un commento sul forum Commenta la News sul Forum


Categoria: Linux

Licenza: Open source

La Community di

La community con le risposte che cerchi ! Partecipa é gratis !
Iscrizione ForumIscriviti al Forum


Vuoi ricevere tutti gli aggiornamenti di SWZone direttamente via mail ?
Iscrizione NewsletterIscriviti alla Newsletter