BSD Now

Created by three guys who love BSD, we cover the latest news andhave an extensive series of tutorials, as well as interviews with various people from all areas of the BSD community. It also serves as a platform for support and questions. We love and advocate FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, DragonFlyBSD and TrueOS. Our show aims to be helpful and informative for new users that want to learn about them, but still be entertaining for the people who are already pros. The show airs on Wednesdays at 2:00PM (US Eastern time) and the edited version is usually up the following day.

Software is storytelling | BSD Now 216

EuroBSDcon trip report, how to secure OpenBSD’s LDAP server, ZFS channel programs in ...

October 19, 2017

Turning FreeBSD up to 100 Gbps | BSD Now 215

We look at how Netflix serves 100 Gbps from an Open Connect Appliance, read through the...

October 12, 2017

The history of man, kind | BSD Now 214

The costs of open sourcing a project are explored, we discover why PS4 downloads are so...

October 5, 2017

The French CONnection | BSD Now 213

We recap EuroBSDcon in Paris, tell the story behind a pf PR, and show you how to do scr...

September 28, 2017

The Solaris Eclipse | BSD Now 212

We recap vBSDcon, give you the story behind a PF EN, reminisce in Solaris memories ...

September 21, 2017

It’s HAMMER2 Time! | BSD Now 211

We explore whether a BSD can replicate Cisco router performance; RETGUARD, OpenBSDs new...

September 14, 2017

Your questions, Part I | BSD Now 210

We take a look at the reimplementation of NetBSD using a Microkernel, check out what ma...

September 7, 2017

Signals: gotta catch ‘em all | BSD Now 209

We read a trip report about FreeBSD in China, look at how Unix deals with Signals, a st...

August 31, 2017

Faces of Open Source | BSD Now 208

DragonflyBSD 4.8.1 has been released, we explore how the X11 clipboard works & loo...

August 24, 2017

Bridge over the river Cam | BSD Now 207

We recap our dev summit experiences at BSDCambridge, share why memcmp is more complicat...

August 17, 2017

To hier is UNIX | BSD Now 206

Lumina Desktop 1.3 is out, we show you a Plasma 5 on FreeBSD tutorial, explore randomne...

August 10, 2017

FreeBSD Turning it up to 11.1 | BSD Now 205

FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE is out, we look at building at BSD home router, how to be your own...

August 3, 2017