make own freebsd distro

John Oxley john at
Fri Aug 26 11:00:38 GMT 2005

On Thu, Aug 25, 2005 at 07:49:14AM -0700, Damon Blom wrote:
> Hi
>    I have a current-freebsd 7.0 amd64 system on my Presario 3000. Is there any
> way I can make a freebsd distro cd (disk 1 and disk2 ) of my system so I can 
> easily put it on other presarios or easily reinstall it back on my notebook 
> after disk crash?

Have a look at cfengine.  Its in ports.

sysjo at hades:/usr/ports/sysutils/cfengine2$ cat pkg-descr 
Cfengine, or the configuration engine is an agent/software robot and a
very high level language for building expert systems to administrate
and configure large computer networks. Cfengine uses the idea of
classes and a primitive form of intelligence to define and automate
the configuration and maintenance of system state, for small to huge
configurations. Cfengine is designed to be a part of a computer immune


John Oxley
Systems Administrator
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