FreeBSD installation

This page contains specific installations procedures for FreeBSD systems. Dependencies should be managed automatically.

FreeBSD offers two ways for installing software the Packages system and the Ports collection.

The Packages system

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You can use the pkg_add command:

# pkg_add -r gcstar
but not always up to date.

The Ports collection

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First you need to obtain the Ports collection, the full step are described in the FreeBSD handbook

Change to the directory for misc/gcstar:

# cd /usr/ports/misc/gcstar

Then install misc/gcstar:

# make install clean

en/install_freebsd.txt · Last modified: 17/02/2008 10:41 by DomiX

Should you have a problem using GCstar, you can open a bug report or request some support on GCstar forums.