Making hyperlinks work between Firefox and Thunderbird

General Information

This guide will help you install Firefox and Thunderbird. This guide will also explain how to configure Thunderbird to open http, https, and ftp links in Firefox and how to configure Firefox to open mailto links in Thunderbird.

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FreeBSD Splash Screen

General Information

FreeBSD allows for the configuration of a splash screen to replace the text displayed while booting. Often an image is preferred over plain text. Adding a splash screen will not eliminate the text that would have been displayed while booting. This text is always available by running dmesg.

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Enable and Disable Anonymous FTP

anonftp01

General Information

This guide describes the steps for both enabling and disabling anonymous FTP.

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Mount Images With mdconfig

General Information

This guide explains how to mount a floppy image and/or a CD-Rom ISO using mdconfig.

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Installing and Configuring X.org and KDE

xorgcfg1

General Information

This guide demonstrates the ease of installing Xorg and KDE on FreeBSD 5.x.

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Update FreeBSD

General Information

This guide will walk a user through updating his source to follow FreeBSD’s stable branch. Please make a full backup of the current system before following this guide.

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Use the CD or DVD Device Icons in KDE

General Information

KDE can place icons for specific devices such as CD-Roms, DVD-Roms, Cameras, etc. The idea is to click on this icon and the device will automatically be mounted and Konqueror will open showing the contents of the mounted device.

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Detect and Enable Your Sound Driver in FreeBSD 5.3

General Information

FreeBSD doesn’t enable the sound by default. However it is simple to detect and enable your sound card.

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