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    How can I set up FreeBSD to a USB driver?

    I want to set up freeBSD to a 16 gb usb driver. I tried to plug my usb while installisation and got Cam statues: CCN request completed with an error. So how can I avoid these errors and setup FreeBSD to my usb driver?
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    Black Screen and Cross-cursor after login (FreeBSD / KDE5)

    Hello ! I have a problem that has been turning my head for 1 day ... That's all, I tried to install FreeBSD on a VMWare virtual machine. I want to install KDE5. My installations and configurations: -xorg -kde5 -sddm sysrc dbus_enable="YES" sysrc hald_enable="YES" sysrc sddm_enable="YES" I...
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    Solved Firewall vs Softether VPN

    Hello everyone, I'm having little problem with my setup of FreeBSD and Softether VPN. I want to be able to make connection with my VPN Server while firewall_type="closed". I thought I had to add these rules: add allow udp from any to any 67 setup keep-state add allow udp from any to any 68...
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    Trouble writing arm64-aarch64-memstick to microSD to boot netgate sg-1000

    I have a mini router from netgate - the SG-1000. It is sold as a pfsense device but it has a microSD card slot inside of it. I have what I *thought* was a good recipe for writing a FreeBSD img file to an SD card, but when I put the SD card into the netgate SG-1000 (and insert the jumper on the...
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    bhyve bhyve and using a physical disk

    Hello! I have been searching high and low and haven't found a satisfactory answer to my question, so I decided to bring it here and see what advice is out there. Currently this machine is running FreeBSD 12.1 as the daily driver. For my class I need to have a Windows machine. I grabbed a...
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    Slow boot times on Raspberry Pi 3B+

    Hello, I recently installed FreeBSD 12.1-STABLE on a Raspberry Pi 3B+. FreeBSD booted fine from a technical perspective, but took about five minutes to get to a login prompt. I reflashed the SD card with the RELEASE version, and the same thing happened. I noticed it hung up somewhere near...
  7. clawhammer

    Solved portmaster -a is making my computer restart about halfway through.

    I have 469 ports that portmaster -L listed and when I go to upgrade them the computer restarts.
  8. clawhammer

    Solved kde plasma5 inside windows like xterm and mozilla go black sometimes.

    This started happening a few days ago. I log into my session and everything works but eventually the application launcher doesnt work and the inside of open windows goes black and I have to hard restart the system to get it back to normal. Im on freebsd12 with a amd 570xt and didnt change...
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    How to connect to Samba Server?

    Hey guys, (running freebsd 12.1, samba48) I have initiated a samba server, with the smb4.conf and the rc.conf file having samba_server_enable = "YES" line at the bottom. I am running FreeBSD off a virtual machine, and it has an inet address of (checked using ifconfig). In the...
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    GUI embedded software Rapsian os

    Hello, I am new to this community FreeBSD. I've read a lot article for FreeBSD. It's very secure and efficient operating system. Recently, I started working on new project. I'm building Raspberry Pi 4 embedded device. but the problem is that I can't able to edit operating system Raspbian OS. My...
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    NEVER let Freebsd become like Ubuntu

    Ubuntu Linux is often touted as “Linux for human beings”. This is really interesting. The other day on an Ubuntu 18.04 machine we were struggling to setup some very basic networking configurations. Something as simple as setting a static ip on a machine turned into a science project. A few...
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    Solved Future of BSD: Web Design, special attention to desktops and more users

    Hello FreeBSD Community, I would like to discuss the following. I'm working on a project that aims to build a "distribution" of Web-based technology, inspired by Firefox OS, in the challenges I've been facing I've been reflecting on using FreeBSD and BSDs in general. The first thing I thought...
  13. kuroneko

    GNU/Linux, FreeBSD (and other BSD) and Free Software. Your thoughts?

    So I've been using FreeBSD in the past and didn't have much time to play with it to understand everything. At that time I had no idea what libre(free) software was and now that I looked into it I agree with the idea that we should all have the freedom to run the software for any purpose, study...
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    Router Troubleshooting

    Hello All, I am attempting to find out what my issue is with my FreeBSD Router that I am attempting to build. I have set up the following tools on my OS on my router: HostAPD DNSMasq PF All of which appear to work and I can route through the AP. However; I am not getting nearly the speeds or...
  15. Ashik Khan

    FTP via Proxy is not Working

    I am trying to do ftp via proxy. I have configure /etc/pf.conf as proxy=ftp proxy IP proxyport=ftp proxy port # /etc/rc.d/pf restart No ALTQ support in kernel ALTQ related functions disabled Disabling pf. Enabling pf No ALTQ support in kernel ALTQ related functions disabled No ALTQ support in...
  16. Dr.Topaz

    Solved OpenGL Support

    I want to know whether opengl supports FreeBSD,if yes then how can I install it?
  17. andrewm659

    postfix sasl FreeBSD 10.2

    I just installed a new version of FreeBSD using 10.2 and I can don't see postfix-sasl package for 2.11. Is the package broken? Do I need to upgrade to 3.2? Can anyone help? root@mta2:~ # pkg search postfix postfix-2.11.7_1,1 Secure alternative to widely-used Sendmail...
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    How to transfer data between Linux and FreeBSD?

    Hello. Probably the title is a bit confusing so let me explain: At the moment I am a Linux user (unsupported Fedora version) but will migrate to FreeBSD in the near future, so I would like to backup my data in an external hard drive to use it in the future system. However, being a non-technical...
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    FreeBSD 9.3 MySQL updating problem

    Hey guys, i I want to install the MySQL packages on the FreeBSD root, its the first time I am trying to work with a FreeBSD root, and now I have an error. I hope someone can help me to fix it. "cd /usr/ports/databases/mysql55-server /usr/ports/databases/mysql55-server # make...