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OpenBSD 6.4 released

   
OpenBSD/NetBSDOpenBSD 6.4 was released on October 18th, 2018. "As in our previous releases, 6.4 provides significant improvements, including new features, in nearly all areas of the system"

Some things improved:
  • ACPI support on OpenBSD/arm64 platforms.
  • The radeondrm(4) driver was updated to code based on Linux 4.4.155, adding modesetting support for KAVERI/KABINI/MULLINS APUs and OLAND/BONAIRE/HAINAN/HAWAII GPUs.
  • Support for radeondrm(4) on OpenBSD/arm64 platforms.
  • New umt(4) driver for USB Windows Precision Touchpad devices.
  • New bnxt(4) driver for Broadcom NetXtreme-C/E PCI Express Ethernet adapters based on the Broadcom BCM573xx and BCM574xx chipsets. Enabled on amd64 and arm64 platforms.
  • New mue(4) driver for Microchip LAN7500/LAN7505/LAN7515/LAN7850 USB 2.0 and LAN7800/LAN7801 USB 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet devices.
  • New acpisurface(4) driver providing ACPI support for Microsoft Surface Book laptops.
  • New agintcmsi(4/arm64) driver for the ITS component of the ARM GIC.
  • New dwpcie(4) driver for the Synopsys Designware PCIe controller, which is built into various SoCs.
  • New acpipci(4/arm64) driver providing support for PCI host bridges based on information provided by ACPI.
  • New mvclock(4), mvgpio(4), mvicu(4), mvrng(4), mvrtc(4), and mvtemp(4) drivers for various components of the Marvell Armada SoCs.
  • New hiclock(4), hidwusb(4), hireset(4), and hitemp(4) drivers for various components of the HiSilicon SoCs.
  • New ccp(4) and octcrypto(4/octeon) drivers for hardware-accelerated cryptography.
  • New ccpmic(4) and tipmic(4) drivers for Intel Crystal Cove and Dollar Cove TI Power Management ICs.
  • New imxrtc(4) driver for the RTC integrated in Freescale i.MX7 and i.MX8 processors.
(first seen on OSnews)
 

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