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.

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

Opening ZFS in 2017 | BSD Now 220

We have a first PS4 kernel exploit, the long awaited OpenZFS devsummit report by Allan,...

November 16, 2017

We love the ARC | BSD Now 219

Papers we love: ARC by Bryan Cantrill, SSD caching adventures with ZFS, OpenBSD full di...

November 9, 2017

A KRACK in the WiFi | BSD Now 218

FreeBSD 10.4-RELEASE is here, more EuroBSDcon travel notes, the KRACK attack, ZFS and D...

November 2, 2017

Your questions, part II | BSD Now 217

OpenBSD 6.2 is here, style arguments, a second round of viewer interview questions, how...

October 26, 2017