NetBSD 4: A Force to Be Reckoned With?
Dec 20, 2007, 18:15 (2 Talkback[s])
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"NetBSD 4 is finally out, boasting a long list of feature and
speed improvements in the open source operating system. The NetBSD
4.0 comes nearly two years after NetBSD 3.0 was released. As with
earlier versions, NetBSD 4 continues to competitively position its
BSD variant against its BSD, Linux and Unix peers.
"'It's hard to point out a single aspect--there have been so
many improvements,' NetBSD developer Geert Hendrickx told
"Among the improvements in NetBSD 4 is a switch to the latest
GCC compiler which is faster and more efficient than its