These are not Release Notes! This is an informal list of changes which are considered important or interesting to the users of FreeBSD. As such, they may contain incomplete or wrong information. If you are a developer, please keep this page updated!

See also:

The intent is for this page to collect major, user-visible changes to FreeBSD while in the development cycle for FreeBSD 11, no matter if the changes are eventually MFC-ed to earlier versions.

What's new for FreeBSD 11

Overall system / architectural changes

(architecture as in "the overall design of the system", not in the sense of "ARM vs x64")

Kernel, hardware support & other low level improvements

Networking improvements

A new version of NetMap

Status:

Committed to CURRENT

Author:

Luigi Rizzo and others

Web:

http://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/base/260368 http://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/base/261909 http://info.iet.unipi.it/~luigi/netmap/

Most relevant features:

ARM improvements

PowerPC improvements

Virtualization Improvements

Wireless Improvements

Storage subsystems' improvements

Security

Other changes

Quarterly status reports

Other documentation

It is useful to keep an eye on wiki changes (https://wiki.freebsd.org/RecentChanges) and the commits mailing list (http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/svn-src-head).

WhatsNew/FreeBSD11 (last edited 2014-04-14 21:15:50 by StevenKreuzer)