BSD is dying

Ceri Davies ceri at
Thu Jul 28 12:56:43 BST 2005

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On Thu, Jul 28, 2005 at 12:46:31PM +0100, Paul Civati wrote:

> 3.  Linux is beating *BSD in a number of key areas that we are lagging
> behind on, and that people now recognise as being quite important for
> their particular requirements.
>  a) SMP - yes, we're getting there now, explanation on this in point (4)
>  b) Enhanced file-systems - logging/journalled/etc
>  c) Binary updates - sorry but buildworld doesn't cut it for production

> I'm now running my own business that uses and loves FreeBSD, but one
> point in particular is bugging me more and more every day, and that
> is quite simply point (3c) above..

Did you try security/freebsd-update?  Is it lacking?

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm
not sure about the former.			  -- Einstein (attrib.)

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