FreeBSD Today

Jens Schweikhardt schweikh at
Thu Jan 8 04:00:24 PST 2004

Mike Hoskins <mike at> wrote:
>for situations where the current installer doesn't quite fit the bill...
>  "BSD from scratch" is one alternate answer.  of course that's probably
>considered "ultra geek" and not for every day newbie use.  it does give
>strict control over the install though.  working to wrap some
>"run-anywhere", "user-friendly" interface around this sort of "power
>tool" (more like a power process, since it currently involves disparate
>scripts/makefiles) would probably make some people happy.

As the author of "FreeBSD from scratch" let me tell you it already is a
part of the "Articles" and has recently (few days ago) been updated. See


Jens Schweikhardt
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