cpetrovi at purdue.edu
Tue Sep 13 14:05:57 PDT 2005
Chris Petrovitch wrote:
> RDWest wrote:
>> hi guys,
>> years ago i ran freebsd for apache
>> now i need it as http/ftp/mail
>> with php/mysql
>> the version i bought was 4.0
>> it came with a big book and about 7 cd's
>> thats how long it has been lol
>> here is what i want
>> i need a base os - nothing on it
>> then i want to install each package i need
>> i need to ssh into it to do all tasks
>> where can i get the best newb help?
>> does someone know a guide to just install the base os?
>> and any links for admining freebsd from ssh?
>> tx guys
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> Well, from one newb to another,
> I recently just did something similar to what you want but I only used
> the Handbook (@ freebsd.org). I installed using the 5.4 cd, and
> selected the "minimal" option when it asked me waht i wanted to
> install. then i installed cvsup-without-gui and updated the source
> using the tag, RELENG_5_4. tehn rebuilt world and kernel. then you
> can cvsup the ports and intall what you want.
> hope this helps a little, i found it to work quite well
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sorry, so i guess my answer would be the handbook
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