FreeBSD Tutorials and HowTos

Here you will find tutorial about FreeBSD unix operating system such as – configuration of network, PF firewall/packet filtering, NTA, FreeBSD kernel, building and installing packages, storage, networking services, including HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, NFS, SMB, SMTP, SSH, and NTP ( rss/feed ).

I‘ve CentOS Linux and FreeBSD based server running using 3Ware (9650SE-2LP) RAID card. I know how to check hard disk behind Adaptec raid controllers, but how do I look at ATA / SATA disks behind 3ware SCSI RAID controllers using smartctl command?

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I am running KDE desktop within FreeBSD jail. How do I get audio working from inside the FreeBSD jail so that flash will also work?

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How do I install ports in FreeBSD operating systems using the command line options?

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I am using make search key=foo command but getting the following error:

The search target requires INDEX-9. Please run make index or make fetchindex

How do I search ports tree under FreeBSD operating system and fix this issue?

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How do I install VMWare tools under FreeBSD guest operating systems?

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What is the correct format for a TZ (time zone) environment variable for use with the Linux or UNIX operating system?

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I’ve downloaded a file called file.tar.lzma tar ball from the Internet but I am not able to open tar ball. How do I open or extract a .lzma file under Linux or UNIX like operating systems using command line options?

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