If you ask me he wrote some valid points. ~Josef Am 30.04.2015 um 15:15 schrieb Nathaniel Goodman: > On April 30, 2015 1:27:35 PM GMT+01:00, Apple Apple <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> I am not particularly enlightened but I was under the impression that >> people do not use BSD for a reason. >> >> It's 2015 and FreeBSD is still lacking basic security mechanisms such >> as >> ASLR. It also seems to me that the community's ideological licencing >> crusade is holding the entire project back. They condemn anything GPL >> and >> will substitute inferior tools instead, I.e. ksh instead of bash, >> virtual >> box instead of xen etc. As a project they seem to spend most of their >> time >> rewriting GPL projects just to slap a BSD licence on it (bhyve or >> whatever >> they call it for example) which doesn't really help anyone. It's like >> Canonical dicking around with Unity and Mir. Complete waste of >> everyone's >> time. >> >> OpenBSD is also a highly emotionally charged community. They completely >> turn their backs on things like virtualization and mandatory access >> controls. They spend all their time auditing the base system but as >> soon as >> you install a buggy or untrusted application then you're on your own. I >> don't find this approach very helpful in the real world. >> >> Would anyone who knows more care to address these points and correct me >> where I may be wrong? >> >> I like the idea of diversifying the Tor infrastructure, defence in >> depth >> and all that but I feel like it would be nice to also have some clear >> arguments for why another OS should be adopted - not just it exists and >> it's not Linux. >> >>> an idea: maybe talk to forums.freebsd.org / www.freebsdforums.org >>> operators about making their sites available also to tor users as >> well? >> >> This would be immensely helpful and appreciated. There is no reason to >> block even read only access to the forums. > Here be trolls.
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