Thursday, February 09, 2017

bsdtalk266 - The nodes take over

We became tired of waiting.

File Info: 7Min, 3MB.

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

bsdtalk265 - Sunset on BSD

A brief description of playing around with SunOS 4.1.4, which was the last version of SunOS to be based on BSD.

File Info: 17Min, 8Mb

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Saturday, April 30, 2016

bsdtalk264 - Down the Gopher Hole

Playing around with the gopher protocol.   Description of gopher from the 1995 book "Student's Guide to the Internet" by David Clark. Also, at the end of the episode is audio from an interview with Mark McCahilll and Farhad Anklesaria that can be found at

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File Info: 27 Min, 13 MB.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

bsdtalk263 - joshua stein and Brandon Mercer

This episode is brought to you by ftp, the Internet file transfer program, which first appeared in 4.2BSD.

An interview with the hosts of the Garbage Podcast, joshua stein and Brandon Mercer. You can find their podcast at

File Info: 17Min, 8MB.

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Friday, February 19, 2016

bsdtalk262 - LightZone with Tex Andrews

An interview with Tex Andrews from  LightZone is open source digital darkroom software.

File Info: 23Min, 11MB.

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

bsdtalk261 - Jails and System Management with Kris Moore

An interview with Kris Moore about the Warden jail management system, iocage, and progress on a new system management API.

File Info: 30Min, 14MB.

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Sunday, December 20, 2015

bsdtalk260 - with Robert N. M. Watson and George V. Neville-Neil

Can you believe that it has been a decade of BSDTalk?  The first episode aired on Dec 20, 2005.

An interview with Robert N. M. Watson and George V. Neville-Neil about teaching operating systems with tracing and

File Info: 36Min, 18Mb.

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