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GhostBSD 10.1 with MATE
|Developer||Eric Turgeon and GhostBSD Team|
|OS family||Unix-like (BSD)|
|Source model||Open source|
|Latest release||10.3 / August 31, 2016|
|Default user interface||MATE|
GhostBSD is a Unix-like operating system based on FreeBSD, with MATE as its default desktop environment (GNOME was the previous desktop environment). It aims to be easy to install, ready-to-use and easy to use. The project goal is to combine security, privacy, stability, usability, openness, freedom and to be free of charge.
|GhostBSD version||Release date||FreeBSD version||Desktop environments||Changes|
|1.0||March 2010||8.0||GNOME 2.28||First general availability release|
|1.5||?||8.1||GNOME 2.30||Introduced Compiz support. (This version was also distributed with the January 2011 issue of the German magazine freeX, which also featured an article about the new OS.)|
|2.0||March 13, 2011||8.2||?||Improvements to GDM et al.|
|2.5||January 24, 2012||9.0||?||Choice of preconfigured GNOME or LXDE desktop|
|3.0||March 10, 2013||9.1||?||The last release to deploy the GNOME 2 desktop environment|
|3.1||June 28, 2013||?||?||A point release primarily to fix bugs|
|3.5||November 7, 2013||?||LibreOffice exchanged for Apache OpenOffice 4.|
|4.0||October 4, 2014||10.0||?||Various new features|
|10.1||September 13, 2015||10.1||?||Software additions|
|10.3||August 31, 2016||10.3||?||ZFS support, UEFI support, ...|
GhostBSD was originally licensed under the 3-clause BSD license ("Revised BSD License", "New BSD License", or "Modified BSD License"), in 2014 Eric Turgeon re-licensed GhostBSD under 2-clause license ("Simplified BSD License" or "FreeBSD License"). GhostBSD contains some GPL-licensed software.
- Comparison of BSD operating systems
- List of BSD operating systems
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