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[20090501] Why NetBSD?
Following the recent release of NetBSD 5.0, there is (of course) a lot of discussion in many forums. Here's one that I'd like to point out, asking "why NetBSD?", and answering it at the same time, listing the pros of NetBSD (esp. with what comes in 5.0: long support cycles, stability, Xen, Journaling, documentation), and some of the drawbacks (the packages system, no binary updates, no Java). The author also lists a number of personal things why he uses NetBSD.

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[20071001] Slashdot it!
FWIW, I've added "Slashdot it"-links to all blog entries, besides the Tags list. Feel free to use them. :)

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[20060203] Quote of the day: from slashdot
I think there's a lot of truth in this: ``You head down a path to convergence when you run a BSD. Everything stays consistent over the long term, so instead of continually re-learning the latest python-based gui-goop config utility, you gradually learn what each and every line in the important files in /etc is for.'' (Source)

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