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The OpenBSD developers are channeling Tron to celebrate the release of version 4.5 of their open source operating system. Before we jump into the OS's new shinies, the team deserves a proper nod for having good fun with their releases. Version 4.5's release song (as is the tradition) is "Games," featuring the proper dose of …

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Yet another Linux derivative?

Is this one based on Ubuntu?

OK, OK, don't push I was leaving anyway.

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v4.5?

Bloody hell, so why the heck should I bother upgrading, I'm on version 3 and it does everything I need and it runs on less hardware and it doesn't need a fancy virtualisation layer to run apps and it doesn't have any of that DRM or UAC crud and...

Oh sorry, I've just been reading the Windows 7/Windows XP comments and got a bit confused!

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Re: Yet another Linux derivate

Er, no. OpenBSD is derived from BSD (Berkeley Software Distribution) and predates Linux by a good few years. A certain Bill Joy was involved.

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Congrats to the OpenBSD crew

Great operating system.

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@Pierre

Linux derivative? *snort* You almost had me there, I had a flame all ready.

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