Linked by Andrew Youll on Sun 14th Aug 2005 15:23 UTC, submitted by Michael David
PC-BSD This is the 4th installment of a series of guides to configuring and installing PC-BSD. The past 3 parts can be found here. In this part of the guide they cover installing Amarok, Limewire, Azureus and Streamtuner.
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Nice tutorial
by ulib on Sun 14th Aug 2005 17:47 UTC
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This guide is quite useful, especially now that the PC-BSD project is still in its infancy.
Of course, once the number of .pbi packages grows ( ), it won't be necessary to run install scripts that leverage the FreeBSD ports, like in the case of the installations explained.

Anyway, the scripts in this guide are also a way for a beginner to come in touch with FreeBSD ports. ;)
Even if the .pbi packages are the easiest way - and so, the most suitable to people not so interested in the "inner workings" - I think everyone who wants to become familiar with Unix will eventually start to use ports much more (PC-BSD is just a layer of user-friendliness; under the hood there's a complete FreeBSD operating system).
For that purpose the FreeBSD handbook would be, as usual, the best starting point

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