Ugh.. utterly frusterated since yesterday, but I also hadn't read
several of your replies since I posted last yesterday. Thanks so much
for the help and encouragement, everyone. Great stuff and I think I
am learning a lot. I guess I am just so used to the windows world
where you can go click on other things if what you are working on
isn't quite working... seems like you get more visual positive
re-enforcement with that system, even if you aren't accomplishing
Saving all of your replies for near future reference. Went online
today and was able to track down
Introduction to FreeBSD:
A Complete Beginners Guide to FreeBSD
Well, it isn't quite 'complete' but it is the best thing I have found
so far. Lots of good information and just a tad bit more explanation
fo why/how for the newbie. I would post the link but I found it at
work and then printed it, link isn't on the pages I am looking at.
As far as getting an ftp server up and running, I might go the inetd
route... so will be trying to track info down on setting up a web
server (one of the sections that isn't complete in the guide).
Am also going to be a bit more patient, since the FreeBSD 4.4 book
should be arriving in the next couple of days. Hopefully, that will
be a good handy guide.