freebsd kernel

I‘ve Intel PRO/1000 Gigabit Ethernet adapter installed in my server. How do I set network card (NIC) polling and disable interrupts under FreeBSD operating systems to boost network performance for 100M and 1000M network links?

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I’m trying to recompile my kernel by tying the following commands “make buildkernel KERNCONF=NEWKEN”. Butm I’m bumped with an error that read as follows – “make: don’t know how to make buildkernel. Stop Error and Solution”. How do I fix this error?

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Q. I need to configure FreeBSD kernel but not able to find out source code in /usr/src/sys directory. How do I install FreeBSD source code? A.Your kernel and all related source code is located at /usr/src/sys directory which is also accessible through the /sys path. If there is not a /usr/src/sys directory on your system, […]

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I’m new to FreeBSD and am trying to configure the firewall using IPFW, but I’m having a hard time understanding it as compare to Linux. Can you provide a small example on how to go about setting up the rules for a typical FreeBSD based Apache Web server?

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