freebsd server

Updating FreeBSD server system is quite easy. You can apply security patch to keep freebsd system up to date. Required tools aka software You need to have following tools on system (a) portmanager – FreeBSD ultimate ports update utility. (b) portsnap – It is a system for securely distributing the FreeBSD ports tree. Approximately once […]


From the FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE Announcement “It is my great pleasure and privilege to announce the availability of FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE. This release is the next step in the development of the 6.X branch, delivering several performance improvements, many bugfixes, and a few new features as follows”: Addition of a keyboard multiplexer. This allows USB and PS/2 […]


The FreeBSD ports collection offers a simple way for users and administrators to install applications. The ports made FreeBSD quite popular. Keeping ports up to date is an essential task. FreeBSD Install cvsup If you never upgraded freebsd ports collection then first step is required; otherwise skip this step and goto step # 2 # […]


In this quick post I will explain how to add and configuring a network card under FreeBSD operating system using command line options.