Need some help =(
rjhjr at cox.net
Sun Aug 3 21:21:08 PDT 2003
On Sun, Aug 03, 2003 at 10:47:36PM -0500, Joey Mingrone wrote:
> >Hi! I am pretty new to FreeBSD, however, I do really enjoy useing it, its
> >a GREAT server platform.
> It makes a pretty darn good desktop too. :-)
> Anyway, on to my question. I for the life of me can't figure out how to
> update my system. Everything I read REALLY confuses me. I was hopeing it
> would be something as simple as emerge world or system like in Gentoo
> Linux. Anyway, If you could give me a step by step newbie install guide,
> that would help VERY much! Thanks
> Have you read
> ? It's pretty close to a step-by-step guide to updating your system. It's
> only a few pages long and quite well written.
In addition, FreeBSD Unleashed and Annalise Anderson's FBSD book both
contain good step-by-step guides. I prefer Anderson's instructions to
the other two, but only by a very small margin. I wouldn't hesitate to
use either the handbook or FreeBSD Unleashed.
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