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Converting an iocage vnet jail to a vnet jail

In this post I will be creating a ‘new’ jail which uses vnet. I say ‘new’ because I am actually Converting an iocage jail to a vanilla jail which happens to use vnet. NOTE: I originally failed to get this to work. You can read about it. I’m going to repost this article soon with a working solution. I won’t describe the process of creating the jail. Sorry. For the record: FreeBSD 12.2 No firewall rules on this host I will...

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SD Times news digest: Visual Studio 2019 v16.10 Preview 2, Software AG webMethods update, and FreeBSD 13 released

The latest release of Visual Studio 2019 v16.10 Preview 2 adds C++20 ranges, IntelliSense completions, new features for testing, Docker tooling enhancements and Git integration.  The new features for C++20 include customized warning levels for external headers and safer remote connections with the addition of  a prompt to accept or deny the host key fingerprint presented by the server.  Users can now run any combination of services...

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PostgreSQL on FreeBSD, installation from packages

In the last two posts we installed FreeBSD, configured networking, updated the system, installed bash and had a quick look at kernel parameters. In this post we’ll install PostgreSQL from packages. Of course you can also install PostgreSQL from source code, but this will be the topic for the next post. We already used the “pkg” command in the last post for installing bash. The very same command is used when it comes to...