pkg: Newer FreeBSD version for package XXXXXX -

A quick tale of pkg woes: Ran into a odd thing tonight when attempting to update packages on my Mac Mini BSD box: ~> sudo pkg update Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... Fetching meta.txz: 100% 944 B 0.9kB/s 00:01 Fetching packagesite.txz: 100% 6 MiB 677.5kB/…

New (Self) Hosting & Let's Encrypt -

Over the last couple of days I have moved from it's former A Small Orange shared hosting to one of my personal FreeBSD servers. A major reason for this was to gain Let's Encrypt support which ASO was not compatible with. The site now enforces SSL/TLS. Basic…

Mac Mini as a FreeBSD based Git Server -

Preface I acquired a Mac Mini (2010) the other day and decided that: It would be a good Git server. It should run FreeBSD 10 Below are my experiences with getting this thing running. It ain't easy... First off, this should be easy right? Download BSD to a USB stick,…