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227 <section> 227 <section>
228 <title>In what format are the packages stored?</title> 228 <title>In what format are the packages stored?</title>
229 <body><p>They exist in our portage tree as <e>ebuild</e> autobuild scripts; we are primarily 229 <body><p>They exist in our portage tree as <e>ebuild</e> autobuild scripts; we are primarily
230 a ports-based distribution, meaning that we provide scripts (<c>.ebuild</c> files) and a 230 a ports-based distribution, meaning that we provide scripts (<c>.ebuild</c> files) and a
231 special system (Portage) so that you can build apps from sources. We generally only build 231 special system (Portage) so that you can build apps from sources. We generally only build
232 binaries for releases and snapshots. The <uri link="/doc/gentoo-howto.xml">Development HOWTO 232 binaries for releases and snapshots. The <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-howto.xml">Development HOWTO
233 </uri> covers the contents of an ebuild script in detail. For full binary ISO releases, we 233 </uri> covers the contents of an ebuild script in detail. For full binary ISO releases, we
234 create a full suite of binary packages in an enhanced <c>.tbz2</c> format (<c>.tar.bz2</c> 234 create a full suite of binary packages in an enhanced <c>.tbz2</c> format (<c>.tar.bz2</c>
235 compatible with meta-information attached to the end of the file.)</p> 235 compatible with meta-information attached to the end of the file.)</p>
236 </body> 236 </body>
237 </section> 237 </section>
256 </section> 256 </section>
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258 <section> 258 <section>
259 <title>How do I install and uninstall packages?</title> 259 <title>How do I install and uninstall packages?</title>
260 <body> 260 <body>
261 <p>The <uri link="/doc/portage-user.xml">Portage User Guide</uri> details how to install 261 <p>The <uri link="/doc/en/portage-user.xml">Portage User Guide</uri> details how to install
262 and uninstall packages, and update Portage.</p> 262 and uninstall packages, and update Portage.</p>
263 </body> 263 </body>
264 </section> 264 </section>
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266 <section> 266 <section>

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