New to FreeBsd

Pete pete at
Mon Jan 3 15:33:24 UTC 2011

On Mon, Jan 03, 2011 at 04:16:13PM +0200, George George wrote:
> I am new to the Free BSD and i have a question on how to install a
> packet.What i have to type to download a python editor?I cant find the right
> packet name.Thank you very much.

Hello George,

If you mean 'packages' then start reading here :

You'll want to look at chapter 4.4 specifically. I prefer ports as you can
customise the creation of the program to include or omit certain

I'm not sure which editor you need but here's a page that lists a few :

As far as I know 'packets' are created using TCP/IP which is very basically
how data is transferred across a computer network.



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