1. Dogers

    Solved KDE-5 UTF-8 support issue.

    Greetings to everyone. First thing first, I am quite new to FreeBSD (using it for 2-3 months) and I wanted to thank everyone who have contributed to the FreeBSD Handbook which one of the most complete and well-structured manual I ever seen. I intend to migrate my main desktop from Debian to...
  2. s0undsp4c3

    KDE Documentation Installation

    Hello FreeBSD experts, I installed successfully from memstick image the version FreeBSD 13. But, I'm following the documentation: https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/x11-wm.html and when I execute pkg install x11/kde5 the response is that it doesn't found the package...
  3. Cookie-Nerd

    Multiple user-interfaces

    Hi there! After much of trouble with the ports I installed BSD with success and I was able to boot Gnome. But I got bored so I started do wonder if I could install KDE next to Gnome. It worked to install kDE but now here's my problem: I commented out the lines "gdm_enable="YES" and...
  4. B

    How to install themes and personalize KDE

    I installed KDE following the Handbook. But its aspect standard isn't very comfortable. I'm not meaning that it looks bad, the opposite. But I want that someone tell me how to personalize it in this system. All I have found googling where guides for Linux, not for FBSD. If you can attach...
  5. C

    How to install Kde-Services to the Dolphin?

    Hi, i am trying to burn Ubuntu or WIndows10 iso file to the Usb and i think Kde-Services will be useful for this. (use dd command) Dolphin: Control -> Configure Dolphin... -> Services -> Download New Services... -> Installed kde-services plug-in but it doesnt work. How can i make it work?
  6. C

    How can i create bootable usb in FreeBSD?

    Hi, I installed FreeBSD 11.1 with Kde and it works. (It doesnt have gpu accelerator but works anyway) Question is how can I create bootable Windows10 usb or Ubuntu usb in FreeBSD? I downloaded the ubuntu-16.04.4-desktop-amd64.iso file. If it's possible I can download Windows10-x64.iso too. Is...
  7. I

    FreeBSD Current w/ Xorg & Nvidia

    Hello, I was trying to install the latest Current on a machine w/ a Nvidia K600 (it does have onboard Intel graphics as well). Unfortunately I am unable to startx as it either complains about "No screens found" or another error message related to framebuffer mode. As layed out in the...
  8. M

    can't set correct screen resolution

    Hi all. Use display philips 236vl, Radeon HD 6550D, the default resolution is 1280x1024 (the picture does not fit in the screen width. ), it is the maximum, although for this display the manufacturer recommends 1920x1080 (60Gz), but it is not in the list. edit xorg.conf did not help. Im...
  9. goshanecr

    What state of kde5 on FreeBSD?

    Hi friends! I want to install kate for development, and I want use actual version from kde5 applications, help me please, is it exists in ports?
  10. autoreleasepool

    area51 repo has disappeared and KDE5 framework landed in ports -- is plasma5 incoming?

    The experimental area51 repo has dissapeard from area51.pcbsd.org for no officially disclosed reason. https://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde-freebsd/2017-May/026024.html https://mail.kde.org/pipermail/kde-freebsd/2017-May/026028.html However, the KDE Framework 5.3 has officially landed in ports...
  11. zorb847

    Solved KDE problem after fresh install

    Sorry for another noobie question but I have been reading through this forum (and others) but haven't been able to solve my problem. I broke my system beyond the point of being able to fix it so I did a complete re install including wiping out and reformatting the hard drive. Then I ran...
  12. Clyde Denton

    Heavy Metal BSD and to HAL with USB

    I've just installed FreeBSD on metal. I've followed the FreeBSD instructions here on HAL and did nano edits on a handful of files. These instructions focused on Gnome, although they seemed general enough. (Should have gone with Gnome, anyway. KDE4 nukes dual monitor settings on reboots.) But...
  13. Vega Alpha

    Efficient Remote Desktop On Headless System

    I want to run X aware client applications, in a jail on my headless FreeNAS Mini displaying a desktop on my Windows computer running a X server. I have installed Xming on my Windows system but I don't know what to do in a FreeNAS jail. I know I'm done with this task when I see a KDE (or Gnome...