FreeBSD 10.3 Released

The FreeBSD Foundation has announced the latest stable version of FreeBSD. The new version 10.3 offers stability enhancements on previous version and some new features. FreeBSD is a free Unix-like Operating System that was released in 1993. Now it is the most widely used open-source BSD distribution.
FreeBSD official announcement,
"The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE. This is the third release of the stable/10 branch, which improves on the stability of FreeBSD 10.2-RELEASE and introduces some new features."
Here are some features and improvements, 
  • The update is available for amd64, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64, sparc64, and armv6 architectures.

  • Version 10.3 runs on the BSD kernel and provides substantially enhanced compatibility with Linux systems. However, updated drivers now support machines running on Intel's Skylake chips.

  • Enhancements also include updated isp driver that now supports 16 Gbps Fibre hannel cards. 

  • The ctl other drivers now supports CD-ROM and removable devices was also includes in the update.
  • The Gnome packaged with FreeBSD upgraded to version 3.16.2.

  • The framebuffer driver enhanced with Graphics Output Protocol (GOP) and Universal Graphics Adapter (UGA) handling.

  • TeXLive updated to TL2015.

  • Xorg-Server updated to version 1.17.4.
Refer Release notes for more features! 

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