NetBSD 6.0.1

Jeff Rizzo has announced the release of NetBSD 6.0.1, the first security and bug-fix update of the project’s 6.0 branch: “The NetBSD project is pleased to announce NetBSD 6.0.1, the first security and bug-fix update of the NetBSD 6.0 release branch. It represents a selected subset of fixes deemed important for security or stability reasons. Please note that all fixes in security and bug-fix updates (i.e., NetBSD 6.0.1, 6.0.2, etc.) are cumulative, so the latest update contains all such fixes from the corresponding minor release (in this case, 6.0). Major changes: posix_spawn() – fix processes with attributes; resolve races between vget() and vrele() resulting in vget() returning dead vnodes….” For more details please read the comprehensive release notes. Download the installation CD images for your preferred architecture from the NetBSD FTP server or one of its mirrors. Quick links to the i386 and amd64 variants (MD5): NetBSD-6.0.1-i386.iso (313MB, torrent), NetBSD-6.0.1-amd64.iso(330MB, torrent).

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