Debian GNU/kFreeBSD

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Mon Feb 7 04:38:08 UTC 2011

In the last episode (Feb 07), Bahman Kahinpour said:
> I have heard that Debian project has replaced the Linux kernel in
> their distribution with FreeBSD kernel and have released Debian
> GNU/kFreeBSD. Since this version, they will release Debian
> GNU/kFreeBSD as a "stable" port.
> What is this all about? What will be consequences for FreeBSD? Will a
> lot of FreeBSD users move to that distribution?

I expect Debian users will try GNU/kFreeBSD and like it so much they wtill
switch to full FreeBSD.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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