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Old 06-07-2014, 09:46 PM   #1
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freeBSD KDE...


I decide to erase my worm winBUG$ 7 and install freeBSD instead...that's nothing new ...hundreds maybe thousands do that...

where can I find a LIVEUSB .iso with KDE?

tia!
 
Old 06-08-2014, 12:22 AM   #2
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You might want to look at http://www.pcbsd.org/
It's basically FreeBSD with KDE, and also features a live system.

If you need to boot from a usb device you can follow this guide:
http://wiki.pcbsd.org/index.php/Burn...o_a_USB_Device
 
Old 06-08-2014, 08:20 AM   #3
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Thx a lot dude but I'd prefer free!

in fact downloadin right now the memstick.image...
 
Old 06-08-2014, 09:37 AM   #4
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Thx a lot dude but I'd prefer free!
PC-BSD *is* FreeBSD that has a nice GUI installer. FreeBSD does not have graphical tools for installing, setting up the desktop. If you opt for FreeBSD I suggest that you check out the FreeBSD handbook first.
PC-BSD is a good way to get your feet wet with FreeBSD.
 
Old 06-08-2014, 09:52 AM   #5
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PC-BSD *is* FreeBSD that has a nice GUI installer. FreeBSD does not have graphical tools for installing, setting up the desktop. If you opt for FreeBSD I suggest that you check out the FreeBSD handbook first.
PC-BSD is a good way to get your feet wet with FreeBSD.
+1. It doesn't get any better, i.e., easier, than PC-BSD, which as has already been pointed out, is FreeBSD with a desktop environment installed and ready to run. PC-BSD defaults to KDE, but you also have the choice of Xfce and several other desktops (GUIs).

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Old 06-08-2014, 01:03 PM   #6
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Old 09-13-2014, 03:41 PM   #7
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thousands do that...
correction:

BILLIONS DO THAT ...
 
Old 09-13-2014, 04:22 PM   #8
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PCBSD is like a Slackware-ized FreeBSD out of the box.
 
Old 09-13-2014, 05:19 PM   #9
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FreeBSD 10.0
I'm going to follow you!

edit: why so old this version that i'm dowloading >>>
Code:
FreeBSD-10.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img
	681040 KB 	01/16/14 	00:00:00
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/re...O-IMAGES/10.0/

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Old 09-19-2014, 12:30 AM   #10
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That's the full 10.0 release.

You'll still need to run the updater software once installed, so it'll update the system to the current software. You'll also need to run the ports update as well and install some binary packages as well for ease of use.

PC-BSD has a fully ready-to-use release of FreeBSD with a lot of the binary packages already added in, as well as a GUI installer that can use the ZFS file system far more effectively. You should try it before you try FreeBSD really. PC-BSD is at 10.0.3 release which is the current up-to-date model.
 
Old 09-19-2014, 08:03 AM   #11
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I'm going to follow you!

edit: why so old this version that i'm dowloading >>>
Code:
FreeBSD-10.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img
	681040 KB 	01/16/14 	00:00:00
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/re...O-IMAGES/10.0/
http://www.freebsd.org/doc/handbook/...bsdupdate.html
Code:
% man freebsd-update
 
  


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