FreeBSD How-To’s for the Lazy and Hopeless

FreeBSD How-To’s for the Lazy and Hopeless

No heavy theory here folks. If you are using these pages to set up your
FreeBSD, you are using the shortcut. This means you are either truly busy or
unable to comprehend man pages. Either way, you won’t learn too much doing
things this way, but…

Setting up TCP Wrappers
(TCPD). Setup info for a ‘mostly open’ system. ‘Mostly closed’ examples are
being considered.
Adding Virtual Consoles.
Enable more than the stock default of four virtual consoles.
Setting up Dynamic IJPPP.
Includes stuff for -auto.
Also be sure to check out this
shell script for
configuring PPP
Configuring Sound
under FreeBSD.

Links you need to check out:

Official FreeBSD
Install Guide

The FreeBSD FAQ. Stuck? Start
here first!
The FreeBSD Handbook,
Go here second.
Good set of FreeBSD setup instructions
for beginners.

The FreeBSD Handbook
pages on how to modify/rebuild your Kernel.

The PPP Setup page
in the FreeBSD Handbook.

FreeBSD’s CVSUP page.

Info on the 3.1 FreeBSD Splash Screen
Luigi Rizzo’s FreeBSD Page
has the latest FreeBSD Audio Drivers and PnP Code.
Annelise Anderson’s
Unix for
Beginners tutorial.
A Comprehensive Guide to FreeBSD.

A page full of S/Key Calculators

Setting up
Anonymous FTP services
from the
Cert Coordination
LUnix – the most amazing Unix-like OS
for a personal computer.

JKH wrote a nifty script for those of you who want to use cvsup without
having to learn anything. This script will install cvsup and will update your /usr/src/*
tree to either the 2.2.5-STABLE or 3.0-CURRENT tree.


For those of you who only want the kernel source for 2.2.5-STABLE, try this
instead. It’s not as robust as JKH’s version but it will only give you what you
need to build your kernel:


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20. July 2005 by Me My Self
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