FreeNAS is available here:

All bugs fixed in FreeNAS can be found here:

The major items of interest are mentioned in the Release Notes here:

These items include:

  • Samba is updated to 4.1.8
  • Netatalk is updated to 3.1.2
  • Several fixes related to the System Dataset
  • A new VirtualBox jail template
  • Several fixes related to ZFS replication
  • A new mpr driver, officially sanctioned by LSI, for the LSI 12 Gbps SAS HBA
  • An experimental in-kernel iSCSI target
  • A .usb file which can be imaged to a USB key. This can be used for installing FreeNAS from a USB key.

Since the last, additional items have been fixed including:

  • various iSCSI fixes
  • scponly shell has been fixed
  • SMB2 protocol is the default for CIFS shares
  • VirtualBox template updated to 4.3.12

Please provide feedback on this RC. If no major problems are found, we will release in approximately 14 days.

Thank you for testing FreeNAS!

– The FreeNAS Development Team