HOWTO articles for migrating from Linux to FreeBSD, especially for pkg?

Lars Engels lars.engels at
Thu Oct 23 08:20:27 UTC 2014

On Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 02:34:13PM -0400, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 09:14:07AM +0100, David Chisnall wrote:
> > I agree that this would be useful, but it requires someone familiar with
> > both systems to write.
> Doing this stuff professionally, I could probably come up with equivalences
> for a number of Unices. What would be a reasonable path to getting write
> privs on the wiki?

Thanks for volunteering! :)
Please register with your realname and I can give you the needed rights.

I just created a first draft comparing pkg, ports and apt / dpkg:

Feel free to edit and add things as needed.
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