DragonFly BSD is a fork of FreeBSD, begun June 2003. Motive: the methods and techniques adopted for threading and symetric multiprocessing (SMP) in FreeBSD 5 would perform poorly and be hard to maintain.
Concise, with links, forum comments. [OSNews.com]
Matthew Dillon personal page: brief introduction, links to projects; software: DIABLO backbone news transit system, DICE Amiga C compile, XMAKE.
Interview of core developers (Matthew Dillon, Joerg Sonnenberger, Jeffrey Hsu, Hiten Pandya) on their goals. [ONLamp.com]
A source-code search engine, based on an improved version of OpenGrok, allows one to grok — profoundly understand — the source code of DragonFly BSD.
Lists: summary, links, features, news.
Fork of FreeBSD 4.11, focus: scalability, robustness, and debuggability in several broad system traits, especially threading and symetric multiprocessing, SMP.
News Weblog with large archives, links to BSD and DragonFly related sites.
Lead developer talks on MP3 file, with forum comments. [bsdtalk]
Lead developer comments on his goals, with links, forum comments. [OSNews.com]
Fan control with sysctl hw.sensors and lm(4) on OpenBSD and DragonFly BSD.
Encyclopedia article about the Unix-like operating system, including history and future directions.
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