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Date:      Fri, 4 Jul 1997 09:09:59 +0300 (IDT)
From:      Nadav Eiron <nadav@barcode.co.il>
To:        Support <support@harvi.net>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: hello
Message-ID:  <Pine.BSF.3.91.970704090709.26367B-100000@gatekeeper.barcode.co.il>
In-Reply-To: <3.0.1.32.19970703204651.007ee3a0@207.55.155.2>

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On Thu, 3 Jul 1997, Support wrote:

> Hello!
> 
> here is my situation.
> 
> I want to start up an ISP bussiness but i want to know if this software is
> good for that. Also i want to know if this is an operating system? is this
> unix? is it graphical? i only work on win 95 and win nt will i Be lost?

FreeBSD is a UNIX-style OS. It is used by many ISPs world wide. Like any 
other UNIX-style OS, the OS itself is not graphical, but it comes with an 
implementation of the X-Windows system, which is a graphical windowing 
system. It is very different in design and philosophy from Win95/NT, and, 
like most other UN*X OSs has a pretty steep learning curve. If you are 
going to use it, be prepared to read a lot, learn a lot, and inavadibly, 
make a lot of mistakes (initially).

> 
> le tme know asap.
> please.
> Thanks
> 
> 
Nadav



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