BIP KB Tag: System Tools

An Introduction To Basic FreeBSD Maintenance

This tutorial is part 5 of 7 in the series: Getting Started with FreeBSDIntroduction When administering FreeBSD 10.1 servers, it is important to understand the basic maintenance procedures that will help you keep your systems in good shape. In this guide, we will be covering the basic processes needed to keep your server up-to-date and functioning properly. We will be covering how to update the base operating system that the Fre...
By fredric, January 23, 2015


How To Install And Manage Ports On FreeBSD 10.1

This tutorial is part 7 of 7 in the series: Getting Started with FreeBSD. Introduction FreeBSD is a powerful operating system capable of functioning in a variety of roles. Part of what makes this operating system an ideal choice in many scenarios is its reputation for flexibility. A large contribution to this reputation comes from FreeBSD's supported method for installing software from source, known as the ports system. ...
By tasia, January 23, 2015


Basic Linux Navigation And File Management

This tutorial is part 2 of 4 in the series: Getting Started with Linux Introduction to File Management If you do not have much experience working with Linux systems, you may be overwhelmed by the prospect of controlling an operating system File Management from the command line. In this guide, we will attempt to get you up to speed with the basics. This guide will not cover everything you need to know to effectively use a Linux syst...
By justin, January 23, 2015