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.

FOSDEM 2018 | BSD Now 232

We talk about our recent trip to FOSDEM, we discuss the pros & cons of permissive ...

February 8, 2018

Unix Architecture Evolution | BSD Now 231

We cover an interview about Unix Architecture Evolution, another vBSDcon trip report, h...

February 1, 2018

Your questions, Part III | BSD Now 230

We provide you with updates to Spectre & Meltdown from various BSD projects, a rev...

January 25, 2018

The Meltdown of Spectre | BSD Now 229

We review Meltdown & Spectre responses from various BSD projects, show you how to ...

January 18, 2018

The Spectre of Meltdown | BSD Now 228

We review the information about Spectre & Meltdown thus far, we look at NetBSD mem...

January 11, 2018

The long core dump | BSD Now 227

We walk through dumping a PS4 kernel in only 6 days, tell you the news that NetBSD 7.1....

January 4, 2018

SSL: Santa’s Syscall List | BSD Now 226

We read the FreeBSD Q3 status report, explore good and bad syscalls, list GOG Games for...

December 28, 2017

The one true OS | BSD Now 225

TrueOS stable 17.12 is out, we have an OpenBSD workstation guide for you, learnings fro...

December 21, 2017

The Bus Factor | BSD Now 224

We try to answer what happens to an open source project after a developers death, we te...

December 15, 2017

Compile once, debug twice | BSD Now 223

Picking a compiler for debuggability, how to port Rust apps to FreeBSD, what the point ...

December 7, 2017

How Netflix works | BSD Now 222

We take a look at two-faced Oracle, cover a FAMP installation, how Netflix works the co...

November 30, 2017

BSD in Taiwan | BSD Now 221

Allan reports on his trip to BSD Taiwan, new versions of Lumina and GhostBSD are here, ...

November 23, 2017