FreeNAS 8.0.1-BETA1 Available

The first preview of the upcoming 8.0.1-Release for FreeNAS is available for testing. If you test this beta and find any bugs, please report them on the freenas-testing mailing list. From the announcement:Since the release of FreeNAS 8.0 it has seen widespread use and...

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Introduction to FreeNAS 8.0 Article in June BSD Mag

The June 2011 issue of BSD Mag has an article "Introducing FreeNAS 8.0" on pages 14-18. You can download this issue for free here. The publisher has also made this article available as a separate PDF which is available here.The article describes:* the reasons behind...

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Requesting Software for 8.1 Plugin System

Beginning with 8.1, FreeNAS will support the installation of software packages through the use of a plugin system. These packages will be in the form of PBIs (Push Button Installers) which is the packaging system used by PC-BSD.There is a PBI forum where you can...

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New FreeNAS 8 Forums

Until now, FreeNAS 8 forum discussions took place in a sub-forum of the Sourceforge FreeNAS forums. This was confusing to users as it wasn't always clear if the information in the rest of the forums was applicable to 8 or only worked on earlier versions of...

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FreeNAS Review on Sourcetrunk

Dimitri Larmuseau, host of the Sourcetrunk podcast, recently took FreeNAS 8-RC5 for a test drive. The result is a 40 minute review (not counting the first 4 minutes where he discusses beer) that is available in MP3 and OGG formats at the Sourcetrunk...

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FreeNAS 8 Documentation

FreeNAS 8 documentation is a work in progress and is steadily moving along. The documentation has been moved from the old wiki to a new wiki which can be accessed from the Documentation page of the website. Please update your bookmarks accordingly and point people to...

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FreeNAS 8 is Ready for Localization

Are you interested in seeing the menus in the FreeNAS 8 graphical administrative interface localized to your native language? If so, we are looking for translators!A Pootle server has been setup for FreeNAS 8 localization and all of the text strings have been imported...

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FreeNAS 0.7.2.5462 Sabanda Released!

The FreeNAS Development Team is pleased to announce the availability of FreeNAS 0.7.2 Sabanda. This is a maintenance release of FreeNAS 0.7. it improves it's functions and the translations of the WEBGUI. Also we did add 2 new translations and give it some new...

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FreeNAS 8 alpha: How to use it

Since FreeNAS 8 binaries snapshots are available, here is a little HOW-TO with one disk shared by CIFS.Simplified steps log on the webgui with login "admin" and password "freenas" Declare the diskCreate a "group" (single) using previously declared diskCreate a volume...

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