Instant-workstation is missing
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at FreeBSD.org
Sun Nov 9 17:28:58 PST 2003
On Monday, 10 November 2003 at 1:17:20 +1030, Andrew wrote:
> I have been trying to get FreeBSD 5.2 installed but i am unable to find
> all the packages that are required on the official cd-rom set i brought.
> i have tryed installing by FTP and i am still unable to find them
> This gouies for instant-workstation
> I have been following throught book "Greg Lehey The Complete FreeBSD"
> can sombody help clear this up for me
Well, you could start at the top of page 94:
It's possible that the CD set you get will not include
instant-workstation. That's not such a problem: you just install
the individual ports from this list. You can also do this if you
don't like the list of ports.
It's difficult to coordinate the production of a book (every year or
two, by one publisher) with the distributions (every 4 months, by a
different group of people). That's your problem here.
To install instant-workstation directly, connect to the Net and enter:
# cd /usr/ports/misc/instant-workstation
# make install
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