- PC-BSD Users Handbook
written by users of the PC-BSD operating system.
Published XXX, 2012
Copyright © 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, The PC-BSD Project.
Welcome to PC-BSD! This Handbook covers the installation and use of PC-BSD 9.1. This Handbook is a work in progress and relies on the contributions of many individuals. If you are interested in assisting with the Handbook, visit theand create a login account for yourself. If you use IRC Freenode, you are welcome to join the #pcbsd channel where you will find other PC-BSD users.
Previous versions of the Handbook in various formats and languages are available from http://wiki.pcbsd.org/index.php/Errata. The PC-BSD Users Handbook is freely available for sharing and redistribution under the terms of the . This means that you have permission to copy, distribute, translate, and adapt the work as long as you attribute the PC-BSD Project as the original source of the Handbook.. Errata may be found at
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- Typographic Conventions
The PC-BSD 9.1 Handbook uses the following typographic conventions:
bold text: represents a command written at the command line. In usage examples, the font is changed to Courier 10 with any command output displayed in unbolded text.
italic text: used to represent device names or file name paths.
bold italic text: used to emphasize an important point.