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NetBSD 7.0.1 Released ( 41

New submitter fisted writes: The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce NetBSD 7.0.1, the first security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 7.0 release branch. It represents a selected subset of fixes deemed important for security or stability reasons... For more details, please see the release notes at Complete source and binaries for NetBSD are available for download at many sites around the world. A list of download sites providing FTP, AnonCVS, SUP, and other services may be found at This release addresses three security advisories, and includes six more security fixes -- all courtesy of a non-profit organization with no commercial backing.
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NetBSD 7.0.1 Released

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  • No wireless. Less space than a Nomad. Lame.
  • by jmccue ( 834797 ) on Saturday May 28, 2016 @08:34PM (#52203173) Homepage

    I am glad NetBSD is still around. Between the complaints of this and that UN*X type systems no longer a UN*X, NetBSD is one system that you never hear that complaint. It is a small and very nice UN*X system with some interesting features. I even mounted a very broken file system using rump to pull some files from it that were created after my last backup. Nevermind 7+ supports in kernal lua, which seems intriguing to me.

  • by Hognoxious ( 631665 ) on Saturday May 28, 2016 @09:47PM (#52203397) Homepage Journal

    Does it use systemd?

    • No, but NetBSDs 3 through 6 do put up dialog boxes in turn "offering a free upgrade", "recommending a free upgrade", "Click the X at the top right of the window to upgrade", and then, finally, "Upgrading to NetBSD 7 because you weren't around to tell me not to".

Usage: fortune -P [] -a [xsz] [Q: [file]] [rKe9] -v6[+] dataspec ... inputdir