Which Release to Download?

Marcel de Reuver m.de.reuver at HELPMAN.com
Thu Sep 9 00:44:27 PDT 2004

> Dear Sir,
> I am a computer engineer and I want to learn the FreeBSD OS,
> and I do not have the FreeBSD software and when I have tried
> to download the FreeBSD software form your website, I found
> two Releases one called " New Technology Release: 5.2.1 "
> and the other called " Production Release: 4.10 " ,
> I got confused which Release to download ???
> Because I do not know the differences between the
> New Technology Release and the Production Release.
> Please tell me the differences between them,
> and which release should I have to download?
> Help me please.

You have to read the documentation at the FreeBSD website. Start with: http://www.freebsd.org/releases/5.2.1R/early-adopter.html


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