Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 7th Jan 2006 18:05 UTC, submitted by BSD_User
PC-BSD "PBIs have the advantage of being entirely self-contained. That means casual users won't inadvertently overwrite existing libraries or files by installing and uninstalling applications. This article shows how to create your own PBI, using Digikam as an example of a rather complex package with many library dependencies. While most PBIs will be easier to generate, I want to demonstrate most of the gotchas you may run across when generating your own PBIs." In addition, here is an article explaining how to get MS Office running via WINE on FreeBSD.
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RE: wine is cool, but...
by Charles A Landemaine on Sat 7th Jan 2006 23:41 UTC in reply to "wine is cool, but..."
Charles A Landemaine
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> it doesn't run on amd64...

Yes it does. I'm running PC-BSD on and64 both at home and at the office ;)

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