The future of FreeBSD at Yahoo!

Hartmann, O. ohartman at
Tue Oct 25 17:00:03 UTC 2011

On 10/25/11 18:09, Julian H. Stacey wrote:
> Hi,
> Reference:
>> From:		"O. Hartmann" <ohartman at> 
>> Date:		Tue, 25 Oct 2011 12:48:12 +0200 
>> Message-id:	<4EA693EC.1070602 at> 
> "O. Hartmann" wrote:
>> The press in Germania is full of some statements, that Google is about 
>> to overtake Yahoo!. As far as I know, Yahoo! is one of the more popular 
>> and bigger, if not the biggest and last stronghold of a FreeBSD driven 
>> infrastructure. Despite the fact that even Google funded lots of coding 
>> for FreeBSD, I had the impression that Yahoo! might be one of the 
>> biggest contributor. And not to mention the psychological effect of 
>> hearing that such a company is utilizing a project like FreeBSD for 
>> potential newcomers in the business.
>> So, what is about the future of FreeBSD? Does FreeBSD have a site where 
>> all the goods that has been first invented by the FreeBSD/BSD folks or 
>> all the things that are thought about to come in future are 
>> shown/listed? Crawling the mailing lists is a really nasty work.
>> Thanks for having patience,
> Try advocacy at
> Cheers,
> Julian
I will ;-)
Thanks for the hint.


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