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Old 31st December 2012
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Default FreeBSD 9.1-RELEASE Available

From an email to the official FreeBSD announce mailing list:

The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability
of FreeBSD 9.1-RELEASE.  This is the second release from the stable/9 branch,
which improves on the stability of FreeBSD 9.0 and introduces some new
features.  Some of the highlights:

	- New Intel GPU driver with GEM/KMS support
	- netmap(4) fast userspace packet I/O framework
	- ZFS improvements from illumos project
	- CAM Target Layer, a disk and processor device emulation subsystem
	- Optional new C++11 stack including LLVM libc++ and libcxxrt
	- Jail devfs, nullfs, zfs mounting and configuration file support
	- POSIX2008 extended locale support, including compatibility with
	  Darwin extensions
	- oce(4) driver for Emulex OneConnect 10Gbit Ethernet card
	- sfxge(4) driver for 10Gb Ethernet adapters based on Solarflare
	  SFC9000 controller
	- Xen Paravirtualized Backend Ethernet Driver (netback) improvement
	- hpt27xx(4) driver for HighPoint RocketRAID 27xx-based SAS 6Gb/s HBA
	- GEOM multipath class improvement
	- GEOM raid class is enabled by default supporting software RAID
	  by deprecated ataraid(8)
	- kernel support for the AVX FPU extension
	- Numerous improvements in IPv6 hardware offload support.

Please note that precompiled third-party packages are not available for
9.1-RELEASE at the time of release.  See the "Availability" section below
for further details.
Please refer to http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/f...er/001448.html for the complete announcement.
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