I am happy to announce the availability of GhostBSD 20.02. ZFS partition has been added to the installer custom partition editor, and it is now possible to install GhostBSD with ZFS on the same disk containing Windows, Linux, or Mac OSX partitions. The system has been updated to 1201512. The Update Station application has multiple improvements, and numerous software applications have been updated.
What has changed since 20.01
Added feature to force upgrade all packages on a system upgrade with Update station
Improved Update Station update progress
Improved Update Station the tray icon behaviour
Added powerd by default to improve laptop battery performance
Bug #114: update-station does not fail update when pkg upgrade fails
Bug #115: Hostname definition
Bug #135: Xconfig display Nvidia 390 when 440.31 is the one installed by default
Feature #98: Adding custom ZFS partition to the installer partition editor
Feature #133: Adding supports to force upgrade all packages on system upgrade for Update Station
Feature #136: Telegram app should be installed on the desktop by default
To upgrade if not done already:
uname -U should output 1201512
sudo pkg update -f
sudo pkg upgrade
Where to download:
All images checksum, hybrid ISO(DVD, USB) and torrent are available here:
For writing an iso to a USB stick:
dd if=GhostBSD-20.02.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=4m
dd if=GhostBSD-20.02.iso of=/dev/sdc bs=4M
dd if=GhostBSD-20.01.iso of=/dev/disk2 bs=10240
Is there anything you can help with or get involved in? Maybe you want to discuss your experiences or ask us some questions? If so, please contact us on Telegram https://t.me/ghostbsd and GhostBSD Forums.
Find a bug?
Please, before reporting a bug, make sure there is no related bug reported. When reporting a bug, please give as much detail as possible on the issue with how to reproduce. Report a bug here: https://issues.ghostbsd.org/projects/ghostbsd. If you need help please visit https://forums.ghostbsd.org or https://t.me/ghostbsd.