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FreeBSD 9.2 Planned For Release At End Of August

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Published on 10 July 2013 03:56 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in BSD
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The FreeBSD release engineering team has shared that they're hoping for the operating system's next release to come at the end of August.

While there's a lot of good features ahead for FreeBSD 10, the next release coming out of this popular BSD distribution is FreeBSD 9.2.

As of this past weekend, the FreeBSD 9.2 feature freeze is now in effect while the code freeze is happening later this week. Per the release team message, the hope is for having two FreeBSD 9.2 Beta releases in July, about three release candidates in August, and to be able to announce FreeBSD 9.2 on 31 August.

Features coming to FreeBSD 9.2 will be shared in a later Phoronix article as its release nears.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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