Author Archives: Will Backman

bsdtalk239 – PkgNG with Baptiste Daroussin at vBSDCon

A recording of Baptiste Daroussin speaking at vBSDCon in October 2013.  He is a FreeBSD source committer and project developer for PkgNG.  PkgNG is a package management tool for FreeBSD. It is the replacement for the current pkg_info/pkg_create/pkg_add tools.

File Info: 55Min, 26MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk239.ogg

bsdtalk238 – Voices from NYCBSDCon 2014

NYCBSDCon 2014 was great, and I recorded a series of voices from the attendees.

Also, the FreeBSD Journal release was announced at the conference.

File Info: 9Min, 4Mb.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk238.ogg


bsdtalk237 – The FreeBSD Journal with George Neville-Neil

An interview with George Neville-Neil about the upcoming FreeBSD Journal electronic magazine.  More information at http://www.freebsdjournal.com/

The interview was recorded using google voice, and I apologize for the low bit rate audio.

File Info: 22Min, 10MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk237.ogg

bsdtalk235 – Allan Jude

This episode has been brought to you by the id utility, which returns a user identity.  The id utility first appeared in 4.4 BSD.

Interview with Allan Jude at vBSDCon.  We talk about ScaleEngine, Jupiter Broadcasting, Tech Snap, and the BSD Now podcast.  Catch new episodes of these and many other fine podcasts at www.jupiterbroadcasting.com.

File Info: 26Min, 13Mb.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk235.ogg

bsdtalk232 – Thomas Cort

Interview with Thomas Cort.  We talk about his work on Minix, NetBSD, and the Google Summer of Code.

More info on Minix at http://www.minix3.org/

File Info: 15Min, 7MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk232.ogg

bsdtalk231 – The FreeBSD Documentation Project

Interview with Tom Rhodes, Glen Barber, Benedict Reuschling, and Warren Block from the FreeBSD Documentation Project at BSDCan 2013. 

More info at http://www.freebsd.org/docproj/

File Info: 14Min, 7MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk231.ogg

bsdtalk229 – Chris Cappuccio

This episode has been brought to you by jot, the utility to print sequential or random data.  The jot utility first appeared in 4.2BSD.

Interview with Chris Cappuccio.  We talk about nsh and flashrd for OpenBSD.  More information at http://www.nmedia.net/nsh/

File Info: 24Min, 12MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk229.ogg

bsdtalk228 – Michael W. Lucas

Interview with Michael W. Lucas at BSDCan 2013.  We talk about some of his recent books including Absolute OpenBSD 2nd edition and DNSSEC Mastery.

You can find him at www.michaelwlucas.com

File Info: 28 Min, 14 MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk228.ogg

bsdtalk227 – ZFS with Matt Ahrens

Interview with Matt Ahrens from Delphix during BSDCan 2013.  Matt was part of the original team that developed ZFS.

File info: 32Min, 15MB.

Ogg link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk227.ogg

bsdtalk225 – PC-BSD with Kris Moore

Interview during BSDCan 2013 with Kris Moore from iXsystems.  We talk about some of the new features of PC-BSD.

File Info: 12Min, 6MB.

Ogg Link
http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk225.ogg

bsdtalk224 – Marshall Kirk McKusick and George Neville-Neil

In interview with Marshall Kirk McKusick and George Neville-Neil about the FreeBSD Foundation.
More information at http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/

File Info: 34Min, 16MB.

Ogg link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk224.ogg

Ending audio is the opening to "Carp License" from the OpenBSD 3.5 release.

bsdtalk223 – bhyve with Michael Dexter

This episode has been brought to you by rsh, the remote shell command which appeared in 4.2 BSD.

Interview with Michael Dexter about bhyve, a BSD hypervisor.  More information at http://bhyve.org/

File Info: 23Min, 11MB.

Ogg Link: http://cis01.uma.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk223.ogg

bsdtalk221 – Xenocara with Matthieu Herrb

An interview recorded by Michael Dexter at EuroBSDCon 2012 in Poland.  He speaks with Matthieu Herrb about what Xenocara is and what it is not.  More info at http://www.xenocara.org/

File Info: 11Min, 5MB.

Ogg Link: http://cisx1.uma.maine.edu/~wbackman/bsdtalk/bsdtalk221.ogg