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The FreeBSD Forums

    1. Forum Rules and Guidelines (REQUIRED READING)

      This forum contains the Rules and Guidelines governing the FreeBSD Forums.
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      Latest: Formatting Guidelines wblock@, Dec 16, 2014
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    2. News and Announcements

      Important information related to FreeBSD Forums and the FreeBSD project.
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    3. Blogs and Newsfeeds

      External blogs and news articles regarding FreeBSD in general; imported 'as is'
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      Latest: Using the arswitch ethernet switch on FreeBSD adrian, Mar 28, 2015 at 7:12 PM
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    4. Feedback

      Share your ideas, questions or suggestions with us here.
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      Latest: Reddit copies forum look and feel drhowarddrfine, Mar 25, 2015 at 10:33 AM
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    1. General

      General questions about the FreeBSD operating system. Do not post questions that belong in a more specific category.
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    2. Installing and Upgrading FreeBSD

      Installing and upgrading the FreeBSD base system. Do not post questions about ports or packages here.
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    3. System Hardware

      Internal storage, motherboards, PCI cards, stuff inside the case.
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      Latest: Driver support for Sun Quad gigabit cards? diizzy, Mar 28, 2015 at 8:08 PM
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    4. Peripheral Hardware

      Stuff that plugs in via USB, FireWire, eSATA, PS/2, etc.
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      Latest: printer problem shepper, Mar 28, 2015 at 11:03 PM
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    5. Storage

      Place to ask questions about partitioning, labelling, filesystems, encryption or anything else related to storage area.
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    1. Installation and Maintenance of Ports or Packages

      Installing and maintaining the FreeBSD Ports Collection or FreeBSD Packages (i.e. third party software).
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    2. Porting New Software

      Having trouble or general questions about porting software to FreeBSD? Ask here.
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      Latest: php 5.4.39 when appears in the ports? junovitch, Mar 28, 2015 at 11:06 PM
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    1. Window Managers

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      Latest: Cinnamon tankist02, Mar 24, 2015 at 4:08 AM
    2. X.Org

      X.Org on FreeBSD installation & configuration.
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      Latest: Can not exit X - the returns - PC freezes vinnix, Mar 29, 2015 at 12:50 AM
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    3. Mobile Computing

      This forum discusses issues related to running FreeBSD on notebooks, laptops, and other mobile equipment.
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      Latest: FreeBSD install menu not responsive on Acer c720 Spook, Mar 24, 2015 at 5:32 PM
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    4. Multimedia

      Having problems running your new shiny and blinking gadget or watching DVDs, listening to CDs etc.?
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      Latest: Setting font in VLC (QT5) MarcoB, Mar 28, 2015 at 8:53 PM
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    1. Web and Network Services

      Discussion related to network/web services such as Apache, BIND Sendmail, etc.
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      Latest: Match linux packages to FreeBSD junovitch, Mar 29, 2015 at 12:03 AM
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    2. Networking

      Network related discussions (including general TCP/IP stuff, routing, etc).
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      Latest: Some IP frames not nated with IPFW + NATD dlegrand, Mar 27, 2015 at 11:51 AM
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    3. Firewalls

      IPFW, PF, IPF (but not limited) related discussion
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      Latest: How to choose between pf, ipfw, and ipfilter? kpa, Mar 29, 2015 at 2:01 AM
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    1. Embedded

      Having questions related to ARM/MIPS and other embedded devices which are not desktops and which usually serve a single purpose such as routers, switches, PDAs, etc?
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      Latest: Emulate x86 / amd64 Kdmeizk, Mar 26, 2015 at 6:28 PM
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    2. Other Architectures

      FreeBSD on Alpha, PC98, PowerPC or Sparc64. This forum is also for questions related to porting FreeBSD to new architectures.
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      Latest: FreeBSD on POWER8 Crivens, Mar 25, 2015 at 6:22 PM
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    1. FreeBSD Development

      Kernel development, writing drivers, coding, and questions regarding FreeBSD internals.
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      Latest: NVPTX port for FreeBSD? adakite, Mar 28, 2015 at 2:30 PM
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    2. Userland Programming and Scripting

      C, C++, Python, Perl, Shell, etc.
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      Latest: c++/4.2 is empty georges, Mar 23, 2015 at 10:11 PM
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    1. Off-Topic

      Have some non-FreeBSD related questions, or want just to chit-chat about anything that is not related to FreeBSD? This is the forum for you. Note: this is NOT a forum for technical questions about non-FreeBSD operating systems!
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      Latest: SETI - Remote GUI? tingo, Mar 26, 2015 at 8:16 PM
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    2. Howtos and FAQs (Moderated)

      Would you like to share some of your solutions for certain problems? Tips or tricks? Post here. All new topics are automatically moderated. This forum is not for asking questions!
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      Latest: HOWTO: Install Gitlab on FreeBSD hukadan, Mar 28, 2015 at 6:58 PM
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