Mount ReiserFS partitions in FreeBSD (howto)

My desktop dual boots Gentoo Linux and FreeBSD. When I installed Gentoo at the time I decided on splitting certain directories in distinct partition, so the I created a partition strictly for portage and opted for the ReiserFS filesystem. Today I wanted to cut down on...

Freebsd mount a NAS via SMB / CIFS (howto)

Qestion: I want to use our NAS server to store backups. Our NAS supports FTP and CIFS / SMB sharing technology. How do I mount and store files on NAS using FreeBSD? How do I automate entire procedure using a shell script? Is that doable? If so, what’s the...

Using ccache on FreeBSD (howto)

ccache is a compiler cache. It speeds up re-compilation of C/C++ code by caching previous compiles and detecting when the same compile is being done again. The following is a step by step guide to how to enable and use ccache on FreeBSD 7.1: su # cd...

DesktopBSD Live USB stick

Fusselbaer has posted some instructions on how to set up DesktopBSD running live from a USB memory stick. The instructions are in German and can’t unfortunately be automatically translated with Google Translate since the link is https. The steps and commands are...
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