FreeBSD tips for newbies

‘Cause I’m new to the FreeBSD world, I’m gonna post a bunch of random things. So basically, this post will be more useful to me than for you.

How to mount a NTFS partition :

First identify the device that you would like to mount :

# camcontrol devlist

Then load the fuse module in the kernel, create a new folder in /mnt/ and mount it with ntfs-3g :

# kldload fuse
# mkdir /mnt/YOUR_HARD_DRIVE_MOUNTPOINT
# ntfs-3g /dev/da0p2 /mnt/YOUR_HARD_DRIVE_MOUNTPOINT/

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