"So, what we need now is a PC with at least 96Mb of RAM
(but 128Mb or more is recommended), a bootable CD-ROM drive, a
network card, one or more hard disks, and either a floppy disk
drive (and a blank formatted disk) or a USB flash disk (MS-DOS
formatted and empty).
"The hard disk will be for the data that you want to store and
the floppy disk or USB flash disk will be for storing the
"For the installation and initialization stages, you will also
need a monitor and keyboard (but not mouse) attached to the PC. You
can remove the monitor later, once FreeNAS is up and running."