If the entire FreeBSD handbook was available in an Archive--both Html and
plain ascii text, I feel that a larger quantity of people would be passed a
copy to read, or either print it out.
This is a good idea. Sometimes when you're after some specific bit of
information, there's nothing quite like a grep through the entire handbook,
and without having to be online to use the web search.
Actually, something that would help FreeBSD's professional presence is a PDF
version of the handbook. Has anyone made the latex version, used some nice
fonts, cleaned it up here and there, and tried running a free PDF creator?
(This is something I definitely could've used yesterday while preparing a
portfolio of work I've done (I wanted to include the printing chapter from the