building a CD-ROM boot disk

Beech Rintoul akbeech at
Thu Feb 2 14:42:15 PST 2006

On Thursday 02 February 2006 13:27, Rick Hubbard wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm kind of new to this and was wondering if I can download FreeBSD from
> the website and build a CD-ROM boot disk from the file?  I would like to
> learn how to do this myself.  I would like to install FreeBSD on an old IMB
> laptop (Pentium, 48 MB ram)  Any help would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Rick
The iso's are available here:

Use any good burner software to burn the iso to cd. Also read the handbook 
section on installing and your install should go smoothly.



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