Is it difficult to move from Linux?

Mayank Jain mayank at
Tue Oct 23 01:38:09 PDT 2007

Using freeBSD is more fun. Installing packages and all that is very easy. The 
things you can do in LINUX you can surely do with FreeBSD. Collection of 
large number of ports and the flexibility to modify anything the way you want 
make it cool. Really after installing FreeBSD I had never swithched back to 
Hope you will also enjoy working on it. 

On Tuesday 23 October 2007 03:53, Byung-Hee HWANG wrote:
> Donovan,
> On Mon, 2007-10-22 at 19:33 +0100, Donovan R. Palmer wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have been using Linux for over 10 years, but have for a number of
> > reasons become very interested in learning to use FreeBSD. Are there any
> > ex or current Linux users here and could you tell me how hard it is to
> > make the shift from Linux?  Is there anything in particular which has
> > been written which would be useful to read?
> Just my story.. I moved to FreeBSD from Linux five years ago. Shell is
> only thing I felt difficult. But now I am using tcsh instead of bash.
> Aside from that, everything is OK ;;
> Sincerely,

Mayank Jain(Nawal)

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