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GhostBSD 10.3 RC1 is ready for testing

This first RC release is ready for testing new feature in GhostBSD 10.3, MATE and XFCE is available on SourceForge for the i386, amd64, and amd64-uefi architectures.

What has been fix

  • Installer ZFS Mirror and zraid setup
  • Installer custom partition problem
  • Installer UEFI partition
  • Installer /boot problem
  • 4k partition alignment
  • Network Manager long SSID name
  • Network Manager slowness to open the menu
  • Network Manager icon tray crash

What has Change

  • Slim is replacing GDM
  • ZFS disk encryption has been block and this feature should be available in GhostBSD 11.

What is new

  • Installer custom partition creation subjection
  • VirtalBox support get install in boot time if needed.
  • Full UEFI Support

Known Problem

  • Keyboard layout after installation still English
  • Slim does not respect keyboard layout

Time for old issue feedback

If you have reports bug/issue please give use feedback on http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php that we can mark it resolve.

It is time to report issues

We encourage you to use our issue system  http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php to report bug. More issue reported more that will be fix before the final release.

Where to download:

The image checksum's, hybrid ISO(DVD, USB) images are available here:

http://www.ghostbsd.org/download

Writing the iso to a USB stick

On BSD

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-RC1-20160807-204658-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1m

On Linux

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-RC1-20160807-204658-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/sdb bs=1M

On Mac

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-RC1-20160807-204658-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/disk2 bs=10240

Feedback

Is there anything you can help with or want to be involved in? Maybe you just want to discuss your experiences or ask us some questions. Please come talk to us on IRC Freenode #ghostbsd or on GhostBSD Forums.

Donate.

If you like GhostBSD please donate! See https://www.ghostbsd.org/donate

June 2016 Contributors Reports

Many thanks to everyone who donated to the GhostBSD project in June. GhostBSD is a project that depend strictly on the community and its contributors.

Patreon and our first goals

We would like to deploy a server running GhostBSD or FreeBSD, to create better a web infrastructure for the GhostBSD community and to stop rely on SourceForge for distributing GhostBSD image, we need your help to accomplish this. On Patreon we setup some goals that we engage to accomplish if we reach the certain amounts of money, the first goals is to reach $250, the goal is to build a new web infrastructure, but since we have find some low cost server we will lower the bar at 100$/month. Become our Parton visit https://www.patreon.com/GhostBSD

Our Patron

DONOR AMOUNT(CAD)
Ronaldo Ramires $2

A total of $2 was donated via Patreon in June.

Become patron #2

Sponsors



Become a Sponsor

Our sponsorship policy is basically that anyone who contribute a donation over 100$ or subscribe to a monthly donation to GhostBSD, we will proudly add a banner or logo with a link of the website donors in our sponsorship page and add the link to the donation list and we promote our sponsor in our Contributor Newsletter.

Donate

PayPal Donors

Many thanks to our donors from June.

DATE DONOR AMOUNT(CAD)
Jun 20 2016 Apps4Rent LLC $100
Jun 20 2016 John Karns $2
Jun 14 2016 TeMS $2
Jun 13 2016 Fred Horvat $10
Jun 13 2016 Holiander Inc $150
Jun 11 2016 Paul Demers $20
Jun 10 2016 Holger Finke $20
Jun 09 2016 Mary Tomich $2
Jun 08 2016 Dave Green $5
Jun 4 2016 Brendan Martin $1
Jun 2 2016 Clinton Aarts $5

A total of 317$ was donated via PayPal in June.

Help GhostBSD

If you haven't already donate to GhostBSD, be generous, help us grow and sustain the project. The project depend on you!

Donate

We are always looking for Contributors

If you are interested to contribute on the development, documentation, translation and/or community let us know.

Contact Us on the Forums

GhostBSD 10.3 BETA1 is ready for testing

This first BETA development release is ready for testing and debugging new feature in GhostBSD 10.3, MATE and XFCE is available on SourceForge for the i386, amd64, and amd64-uefi architectures.

What has been fix.

  • Localtime time as been fix
  • Installer supports for UEFI
  • Fix boot partition for GPT to supports freebsd-boot, bios-boot and efi

Time for old issue feedback

If you have reports bug/issue please give use feedback on http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php that we can mark it resolve.

It is time to report issues

We encourage you to use our issue system  http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php to report bug. More issue reported more that will be fix before the final release.

Where to download:

The image checksum's, hybrid ISO(DVD, USB) images are available here:

http://www.ghostbsd.org/download

Writing the iso to a USB stick

On BSD

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-BETA1-20160619-094404-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1m

On LInux

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-BETA1-20160619-094404-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/sdb bs=1M

On Mac

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-BETA1-20160619-094404-mate-i386.iso of=/dev/disk2 bs=10240

Feedback

Is there anything you can help with or want to be involved in? Maybe you just want to discuss your experiences or ask us some questions. Please come talk to us on IRC Freenode #ghostbsd or on GhostBSD Forums.

Donate.

If you like GhostBSD please donate! See https://www.ghostbsd.org/donate

April and May 2016 Contributors Reports

Many thanks to everyone who donated to the GhostBSD project in April and May. April and May wasn't that great, but June look promising and we hope that the next months will be even better. GhostBSD is a project that depend strictly on the community and its contributors.

Patreon and our first goals

We will like deploy some virtual private server running GhostBSD or FreeBSD, to create better a web infrastructure for the GhostBSD community and to stop rely on SourceForge for distributing GhostBSD image, we need you help to accomplish this. On Patreon we setup some goals that we engage to accomplish if we reach the certain amounts of money, the first goals is to reach $250, the goal is to build a new web infrastructure. Patreon let also us to be accountable to our Patron supporters we set up some Rewards level that give back to our contributor. Become our Parton visit https://www.patreon.com/GhostBSD

 
Become a Patron

Sponsors

Become a Sponsor

Our sponsorship policy is basically that anyone who contribute a donation over 100$ or subscribe to a monthly donation to GhostBSD, we will proudly add a banner or logo with a link of the website donors in our sponsorship page and add the link to the donation list and we promote our sponsor in our Contributor Newsletter.

Donate

Our Donors

Many thanks to our donors from April and May.

DATE DONOR AMOUNT(CAD)
May 20 2016 TeMS $10
May 18 2016 Joachim Holzwarth $5
May 14 2016 TeMS $2
May 11 2016 Paul Demers $20
May 09 2016 Mary Tomich $2
May 08 2016 Dave Green $5
May 4 2016 Brendan Martin $1
Apr 14 2016 TeMS $2
Apr 11 2016 Paul Demers $20
Apr 09 2016 Mary Tomich $2
Apr 08 2016 Dave Green $5

  • A total of 29$ was donated via PayPal in April.
  • A total of 45$ was donated via PayPal in May.
  • OSDisc.com 30.04$ USD to GhostBSD

Help GhostBSD

If you haven't already donate to GhostBSD, be generous, help us grow and sustain the project. The project depend on you!

Donate

We are always looking for Contributors

If you are interested to contribute on the development, documentation, translation and/or community let us know.

Contact Us on the Forums

GhostBSD 10.3 ALPHA2 is ready for testing

This second ALPHA development release is for testing and debugging new feature in GhostBSD 10.3, MATE and XFCE is available on SourceForge for the i386, amd64, and amd64-uefi architectures.

New feature.

  • UEFI is now supported for 64bit only.

What has been fix.

  • Gbi log and partition data base is now deleting when closing gbi.
  • Resetting partition data base when going back the installation type.
  • 4K Partition Alignment.
  • Networkmgr full SSID name.
  • System Update duplicating the whole install under /boot/kernel.old
  • Gbi "back" button error
  • sudo configuration
  • Wifi down by default
  • /etc/localtime not created by installer.
  • Locales are not correctly set up on installation.
  • missing kern.vty=vt setting in grub.cf

Time for old issue feedback

If you have reports bug/issue please give use feedback on http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php that we can mark it resolve.

It is time to report issues

We encourage you to use our issue system  http://issues.ghostbsd.org/main_page.php to report bug. More issue reported more that will be fix before the final release.

Where to download:

The image checksum's, hybrid ISO(DVD, USB) images are available here:

http://www.ghostbsd.org/download

Writing the iso to a USB stick

On BSD

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-ALPHA1-20160429-223308-mate-amd64.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1m

On LInux

dd if=GhostBSD10.3-ALPHA1-20160429-223308-mate-amd64.iso of=/dev/sdf bs=1M

Feedback

Is there anything you can help with or want to be involved in? Maybe you just want to discuss your experiences or ask us some questions. Please come talk to us on IRC Freenode #ghostbsd or on GhostBSD Forums.

Donate.

If you like GhostBSD please donate! See https://www.ghostbsd.org/donate