Welcome to the PacWiki: your source for PacBSD documentation on the web.

Visit the Table of contents for a listing of article categories.

The distribution

Brief overview of PacBSD describing what to expect from an PacBSD system.
The Arch Way
Illustrates the principles and philosophy of Arch Linux and PacBSD.
Official PacBSD Install Guide
Concise installation guide aimed at experienced Arch users.
Post Installation Recommendations
Annotated index of post-installation tutorials and other popular articles.

Our Community

Code of Conduct
Guidelines for the PacBSD community.
Getting involved
Describes various ways PacBSD users can contribute to the Pac community.
If willing and able to contribute to the wiki, please see this article for ideas.
Short tutorial on editing and contributing to the PacBSD wiki.
IRC channels
Get together with your fellow PacBSD users for a good chat.


Writing PKGBUILDS for PacBSD
PacBSD frequently asked questions
Some useful tips with getting started with pacman
Encryption with GELI on FreeBSD
Orphan Package removal
Orphan Package Removal
Hardware Compatibility List
Tested Hardware
Creating FreeBSD Jails the PacBSD way