Installing free bsd

Edwin L. Culp W. edwinlculp at
Tue Dec 13 01:45:20 UTC 2011

On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 5:48 PM, Noel <noeldude at> wrote:
> On 12/12/2011 5:05 PM, Jerry McAllister wrote:
>  On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 04:26:06PM -0600, Daniel Lewis wrote:
>>> do direct ftp to disk? And what do you mean by fixate?
>> No.  You ftp the file down to the local machine and then use a CD burning
>> utility to burn file to the CD.
> Daniel,
> An ISO file is basically a "snapshot" of a CD (or DVD or BlueRay)
> disc.  You need special software to burn the image to a CD.   Do NOT
> open the ISO file and copy the contents to a CD; that won't work.
> Windows 7 includes the ability to burn an iso; right-click the .iso
> file and pick "Burn disc image".
> For WinXP/Vista (or if you want a little more control in Win7), you
> need an iso burner program.  Here's a free one I've used this in the
> past:
>  -- Noel Jones
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I usually use k3b, think it is great for all cd -dvd burning and I
have also followed the Handbook and used sysutils/cdrtools-devel and
worked perfectly and didn't need kde.


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