Need a help

Dutch Ingraham stoa at
Wed Apr 8 20:35:20 UTC 2015

On Wed, Apr 08, 2015 at 11:45:16PM +0530, arnab bhowmick wrote:
> Hello guys i am new to Free BSD. recently I have installed free BSD 10.1
> release on my system. I am facing some problems. When I am starting my
> system and logging in it showing a black screen with some freebsd well come
> note and a sigil($) sign at the left of the screen and nothing else. No
> graphical interface. When I am using pkg install command to install
> something like mate-desktop/ GNOME desktop or some other program it fails
> to install the package. It is replying that ( pkg: failed to extract
> pkg-static : can't create '/user/local/sbin/pkg-static' ). What to do next?
> Please help me. I am very eager to use freebsd as I am like this system
> very much. Please give me some solution.
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Have you reviewed Chapter 5 of the Handbook?

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