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FreeBSD 6.4-RELEASE Release Notes

Release Highlights

The highlights in the 6.4-RELEASE are the following:

  • New and much-improved NFS Lock Manager (NLM) client

  • Support for the Camellia cipher

  • Boot loader changes allow, among other things, booting from USB devices and booting from GPT-labeled devices with GPT-enabled BIOSes

  • DVD install ISO images for amd64/i386

  • KDE updated to 3.5.10, GNOME updated to 2.22.3

  • Updates for BIND, sendmail, OpenPAM, and others

For more details, please see the Release Notes below.

Detailed Release Notes

The release notes for FreeBSD are customized for different platforms, as some of the changes made to FreeBSD apply only to specific processor architectures.

Release notes for FreeBSD 6.4-RELEASE are available for the following platforms:

A list of all platforms currently under development can be found on the Supported Platforms page.

Last modified on: May 16, 2021 by Danilo G. Baio