Ross Cameron abalour at
Mon Feb 15 19:01:43 UTC 2010

On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 8:12 PM, tristan <tristan.nav at> wrote:
> i recently installed freebsd on my system. when i sign in to the root account, i get a prompt telling me about the documentation, then a # sign. how do i acess an interactive desktop like the one in windows/mac?

Not quite that easy to answer unfortunately,... depends on how you did
the install.

Considering you're new to FreeBSD why not give something like DesktopBSD a try?
    FreeBSD under the hood but a bit more graphical to ease the entry
into the BSD way of thinking......

"Opportunity is most often missed by people because it is dressed in
overalls and looks like work."
    Thomas Alva Edison
    Inventor of 1093 patents, including:
        The light bulb, phonogram and motion pictures.

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