FreeBSD 10 How-to Getting-Started Easily Find-Search and Installing Packages

February 4th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

FreeBSD 10 Quick-Start Installing Packages

The Unix Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Getting-Started Easy Finding/Searching and Installing New Packages by the “pkg” Package Manager on FreeBSD 10.x.

The New FreeBSD 10 Package Manager Make a Breeze for Searching and Installing New Packages, You Just Need only to Get Initiated ;) There has been a lot of maturing technologies in FreeBSD 10, with many new features which make this release, I think, the most exciting one in years.

FreeBSD 10 Installing Packages Quick-Start - Featured
  1. Bootstrapping the FreeBSD 10 Package Manager

    su root
    cd /usr/ports/ports-mgmt/pkg
    make install clean
  2. Searching for Packages by Keyword

    pkg search kEyWoRd
  3. Installing Packages

    pkg install packageNAME
  4. (Optional) How-to Install KDE Plasma Desktop on FreeBSD 10

    Installed KDE Plasma

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