BSDStammtisch Wien 0x0c 2019-04-17

Past meeting 🗓

Wednesday, 2019-04-1719:00 (CEST)

Location 🗺

Thanks to Validad for hosting us!

Karmeliterplatz 1/3, 1020 Wien

  • Public transport
    • U2 and Tram 2, Taborstraße and 5 minutes walk
    • Bus A5 to Karmeliterplatz directly in front of the house
  • Bycicle Parking and Citybike about 50m down the road (Kleine Sperlgasse).

Attendance 🎟

Free for all people interested in learning or discussing about all things BSD! You are welcome!


  • FreeBSD 12 is out
    • “Fun” with upgrades to 12
    • Many packages were not ready at release
    • VIMAGE Jails now default
  • FreeBSD Mastery: Jails is a recommended book for learning about FreeBSD jails. (Prerequisites: Network and ZFS knowledge)
  • FOSDEM19 happened
  • Grazer Linuxtage upcoming
  • [Wiener Linuxwochen|( upcoming
  • Linuxwochen Eisenstadt upcoming
  • Ansible on FreeBSD with new energy! - BSD Community Pinboard
  • The FreeBSD Handbook is getting more an d more outdated. How can we help to improve that? Especially with getting newcomers to a better start.
  • FreeBSD finally starts with (incomplete) ASR patch.
  • nVidia buys Mellanox
  • F5 buys nginx
  • Running netbox on FreeBSD, package is lacking an rc.script, but works fine with uwsgi
  • Starting an effort to getting packaged Python modules on FreeBSD updated quicker?
  • Matrix/Synapse and the road to 1.0
  • We're taking part in the Upcoming FreeBSD security Workshop in Vienna.

  • Please present your topic!

  • Show and Tell
    • Show us your quick tips and tricks, the tools you use or recently discovered, be it CLI, GUI, web services, that chocolate chip cookie recipe, a book or conference recording, anything goes. No need to prepare anything.
  • Chit chat, food and drinks afterwards (on location)

Show and Tell

Sascha is showing VNET Jails in FreeBSD 12 with NAT64.