Is there a how-to super-page for FreeBSD?

Xn Nooby xnooby at
Sun Jan 29 08:14:35 PST 2006

On 1/28/06, fbsd_user <fbsd_user at> wrote:
> Give the install guide at  a try.
> What you call add-ons is what FreeBSD calls the port/package
> environment.
> A very simple command of pkg_add -r flash will download and install
> it.

That's a very good website, it is bascially what I was looking for. thanks!

As for Flash, I has to copy an example libmap.conf, and make some
softlinks.  I think I did "make install clean" on it.  If I had installed
the package, would those extra steps have been done for me?

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