Installing FreeNAS

FreeNAS is a free version of a NAS Server based on FreeBSD. It has the same possibilities as a Synology Server and is able to run a Plex Media Server as well. However, it needs FreeBSD as a OS, which can run from a usb-stick, making the physical size of the NAS-Server as small as […]

History of UNIX

The history of Unix dates back to the mid-1960s when the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, AT&T Bell Labs, and General Electric were developing an experimental time sharing operating system called Multics for the GE-645 mainfra Multics introduced many innovations, but had many problems. Bell Labs, frustrated by the size and complexity of Multics but not the aims, slowly pulled out of the project. Their last researchers to leave […]

What is UNIX?

Unix (all-caps UNIX for the trademark) is a multitasking, multiuser computer operating system that exists in many variants. The original Unix was developed at AT&T‘s Bell Labs research center by Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, and others. From the power user’s or programmer’s perspective, Unix systems are characterized by a modular design that is sometimes called the “Unix philosophy,” meaning the OS provides a set of simple tools that each […]

FreeBSD Junkies

What is FreeBSD Junkies all about? As everywhere in the world Command-line Junkies will maintain a dedication to command-line commands, especially now where UI’s are becoming a thing of today. Although we do not reject UI’s, its been proven again and again that in seamless hopeless circumstances, a knowledge of command-line helps to get, either a […]