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We’ll be handing out DVDS of FreeNAS 8.0.3 at the FreeBSD booth during SCALE, to be held next weekend at the Hilton LAX in Los Angeles, CA. If you’re in the area, drop by to pick up some cool swag and to chat about FreeNAS.

Registration for the expo area is $10.

FreeNAS 8.0.3 RC1

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The first release candidate for FreeNAS 8.03 is now available for testing. Before installing or upgrading to RC1, take the time to read the cautionary notes in the announcement. Please report any bugs to the support website or testing mailing list.

This release includes the following enhancements and bug fixes. See the announcement for the complete list.

  • reduced footprint
  • added tunable / sysctl support so settings that affect kernel behavior persist across upgrades
  • bump samba from 3.5.11 to 3.6.1
  • bump netatalk to 2.2.1
  • NFSv4 ACL support
  • fix email regressions so that non-SMTP authentication based emails work again