BSD Now

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

130 episodes of BSD Now since the first episode, which aired on March 29th, 2018.

  • 368: Changing OS roles

    September 17th, 2020  |  48 mins 32 secs
    32-bit, 64-bit, berkeley, bsd, cluster, console, corosync, dataset, distribution, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, modern, modernizing, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, pacemaker, package manager, role, sandbox, software, trident, trueos, tutorial, wine, zfs, zpool

    Modernizing the OpenBSD Console, OS roles have changed, FreeBSD Cluster with Pacemaker and Corosync, Wine in a 32-bit sandbox on 64-bit NetBSD, Find package which provides a file in OpenBSD, and more.

  • 367: Changing jail datasets

    September 10th, 2020  |  45 mins 28 secs
    berkeley, bsd, bug, bugfix, call for donations, dataset, distribution, donation, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, jail, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, patch, sandbox, screen, software, status, status report, tmux, trident, trueos, tutorial, zfs

    A 35 Year Old Bug in Patch, Sandbox for FreeBSD, Changing from one dataset to another within a jail, You don’t need tmux or screen for ZFS, HardenedBSD August 2020 Status Report and Call for Donations, and more.

  • 366: Bootloader zpool checkpoints

    September 3rd, 2020  |  53 mins 2 secs
    berkeley, bootloader, bsd, checkpoint, distribution, doc, documentation, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, libressl, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, software, sparc64, ssl, status, status update, trident, trueos, tutorial, zfs, zpool

    OpenZFS with ZSTD lands in FreeBSD 13, LibreSSL doc status update, FreeBSD on SPARC64 (is dead), Bringing zpool checkpoints to a FreeBSD bootloader, and more

  • 365: Whole year round

    August 27th, 2020  |  46 mins 54 secs
    audio, backup, battery, battery life, berkeley, bsd, cli, command line, distribution, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hadoop, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, kernel, kernel module, kyua, laptop, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, software, status, status command, test framework, testing, trident, trueos, tutorial, usb, zfs

    FreeBSD USB Audio, Kyua: An introduction for NetBSD users, Keeping backup ZFS on Linux kernel modules around, CLI Tools 235x Faster than Hadoop, FreeBSD Laptop Battery Life Status Command, and more.

  • 364: FreeBSD Wireless Grind

    August 20th, 2020  |  46 mins 58 secs
    802.11ac, acceleration, berkeley, bsd, distribution, dragonflybsd, driver, ext2, ext3, ext4, filesystem, freebsd, gpu, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, qt, reboot, software, sync, syseventadm, trident, trueos, tutorial, webengine, wireless, zfs

    FreeBSD Qt WebEngine GPU Acceleration, the grind of FreeBSD’s wireless stack, thoughts on overlooking Illumos's syseventadm, when Unix learned to reboot, New EXT2/3/4 File-System driver in DragonflyBSD, and more.

  • 363: Traditional Unix toolchains

    August 13th, 2020  |  34 mins 45 secs
    berkeley, bsd, distribution, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, meltdown, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, quarterly status, software, status report, toolchain, traditional, trident, trueos, tutorial, unix, zfs

    FreeBSD Q2 Quarterly Status report of 2020, Traditional Unix Toolchains, BastilleBSD 0.7 released, Finding meltdown on DragonflyBSD, and more

  • 362: 2.11-BSD restoration

    August 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    berkeley, bsd, distribution, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, software, trident, trueos, tutorial, zfs

    Interview with Warner Losh about Unix history, the 2.11-BSD restoration project, the Unix heritage society, proper booting, and what devmatch is.

  • 361: Function-based MicroVM

    July 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 2 mins
    2.11 bsd, berkeley, bsd, distribution, dragonflybsd, emulex, freebsd, function based microvm, guide, hardenedbsd, homelab, howto, interview, microvm, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, opnsense, os, powerpc64, release, snapshots, software, trident, trueos, tutorial, zfs

    Emulex: The Cheapest 10gbe for Your Homelab, In Search of 2.11BSD, as released, Fakecracker: NetBSD as a Function Based MicroVM, First powerpc64 snapshots available for OpenBSD, OPNsense 20.1.8 released, and more.

  • 360: Full circle

    July 23rd, 2020  |  42 mins 27 secs
    berkeley, bsd, commit, core team, distribution, dragonflybsd, elected, election, freebsd, freebsd core team, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, i3, i3 nuc, intel, intel i3, interview, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, packet filter, pf, pinebook, pinebook pro, software, table size, table size check, trident, trueos, tutorial, zfs

    Chasing a bad commit, New FreeBSD Core Team elected, Getting Started with NetBSD on the Pinebook Pro, FreeBSD on the Intel 10th Gen i3 NUC, pf table size check and change, and more.

  • 359: Throwaway Browser

    July 16th, 2020  |  43 mins 25 secs
    bhyve, binary upgrades, browser, bsd, development, distribution, dragonflybsd, freebsd, guest, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, interview, laptop, linux, netbsd, omnios, openbsd, operating system, os, pot, throw away, throw-away, trident, trueos, tutorial, virtualization, vm, zfs

    Throw-Away Browser on FreeBSD With "pot" within 5 minutes, OmniOS as OpenBSD guest with bhyve, BSD vs Linux distro development, My FreeBSD Laptop Build, FreeBSD CURRENT Binary Upgrades, and more.

  • 358: OpenBSD Kubernetes Clusters

    July 9th, 2020  |  43 mins 32 secs
    agent, bsd, bug, bug hunting, cluster, command line, conference, conferencing, conferencing software, dragonflybsd, freebsd, git, github, guide, hardenedbsd, history, howto, interview, jitsi, jitsi-meet, kubernetes, kubernetes cluster, merge, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, trident, trueos, tutorial, video conferencing, wireguard, yubikey, yubikey agent, yubikey-agent, zfs

    Yubikey-agent on FreeBSD, Managing Kubernetes clusters from OpenBSD, History of FreeBSD part 1, Running Jitsi-Meet in a FreeBSD Jail, Command Line Bug Hunting in FreeBSD, Game of Github, Wireguard official merged into OpenBSD, and more

  • 357: Study the Code

    July 2nd, 2020  |  37 mins 59 secs
    apu4d4, boot, booting, bsd, code, code study, dragonflybsd, drm, freebsd, guide, hardenedbsd, howto, hpe, interview, microserver, netbsd, openbsd, operating system, os, pc engines, sata, sata port, study, trident, trueos, tutorial, update, updates, zfs

    OpenBSD 6.7 on PC Engines, NetBSD code study, DRM Update on OpenBSD, Booting FreeBSD on HPE Microserver SATA port, 3 ways to multiboot, and more.