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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> 1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
2<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-freebsd.xml,v 1.18 2006/05/03 01:03:42 rane Exp $ --> 2<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/gentoo-freebsd.xml,v 1.19 2006/05/26 19:21:37 nightmorph Exp $ -->
3<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd"> 3<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
4 4
5<guide link="/doc/en/gentoo-freebsd.xml"> 5<guide link="/doc/en/gentoo-freebsd.xml">
6<title>A short guide to Gentoo/FreeBSD</title> 6<title>A short guide to Gentoo/FreeBSD</title>
7 7
26 26
27<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 27<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
28<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 --> 28<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5 -->
29<license/> 29<license/>
30 30
31<version>2.4</version> 31<version>2.5</version>
32<date>2006-05-03</date> 32<date>2006-05-26</date>
33 33
34<chapter> 34<chapter>
35<title>Introduction to FreeBSD</title> 35<title>Introduction to FreeBSD</title>
36<section> 36<section>
37<title>What is FreeBSD?</title> 37<title>What is FreeBSD?</title>
41<uri link="http://www.freebsd.org/">FreeBSD</uri> is a free (<uri 41<uri link="http://www.freebsd.org/">FreeBSD</uri> is a free (<uri
42link="http://www.freebsd.org/copyright/freebsd-license.html">license</uri>) 42link="http://www.freebsd.org/copyright/freebsd-license.html">license</uri>)
43Unix-like operating system. Back in 1993 when development of <uri 43Unix-like operating system. Back in 1993 when development of <uri
44link="http://www.386bsd.org/">386BSD</uri> stopped, two projects were born: 44link="http://www.386bsd.org/">386BSD</uri> stopped, two projects were born:
45<uri link="http://www.netbsd.org/">NetBSD</uri>, commonly known to run on a 45<uri link="http://www.netbsd.org/">NetBSD</uri>, commonly known to run on a
46huge number of architectures, and FreeBSD which supports the x86, amd64, ia64, 46huge number of architectures, and FreeBSD which supports the x86, amd64, ia64,
47sparc64 and alpha platforms.FreeBSD is renowned for its stability, performance 47sparc64 and alpha platforms.FreeBSD is renowned for its stability, performance
48and security, thus being used from small to huge companies all over the world. 48and security, thus being used from small to huge companies all over the world.
49FreeBSD's current production release version is 6.0, which is also used as the 49FreeBSD's current production release version is 6.1, which is also used as the
50foundation for the Gentoo/FreeBSD project. The previous 5.x branch is being 50foundation for the Gentoo/FreeBSD project. The previous 5.x branch is being
51continued by the FreeBSD project as a service release, but is no more worked on by 51continued by the FreeBSD project as a service release, but is no longer worked
52the Gentoo/FreeBSD developers. 52on by the Gentoo/FreeBSD developers.
53</p> 53</p>
54 54
55</body> 55</body>
56</section> 56</section>
57<section> 57<section>
198</p> 198</p>
199 199
200<pre caption="Obtaining and unpacking a stage3 tarball"> 200<pre caption="Obtaining and unpacking a stage3 tarball">
201# <i>cd /mnt/gentoo/</i> 201# <i>cd /mnt/gentoo/</i>
202<comment>(Any other Gentoo mirror which includes the experimental/ directory will also work.)</comment> 202<comment>(Any other Gentoo mirror which includes the experimental/ directory will also work.)</comment>
203# <i>wget http://gentoo.osuosl.org/experimental/x86/freebsd/stages/gentoo-freebsd-6.0-stage-20060221.tar.bz2</i> 203# <i>wget http://gentoo.osuosl.org/experimental/x86/freebsd/stages/gentoo-freebsd-6.1-stage-20060509.tar.bz2</i>
204# <i>tar -jxvpf gentoo-freebsd-6.0-stage-20060221</i> 204# <i>tar -jxvpf gentoo-freebsd-6.1-stage-20060509.tar.bz2</i>
205<comment>(You can delete the tarball with the following command if you want to.)</comment> 205<comment>(You can delete the tarball with the following command if you want to.)</comment>
206# <i>rm gentoo-freebsd-6.0-stage-20060221</i> 206# <i>rm gentoo-freebsd-6.1-stage-20060509.tar.bz2</i>
207</pre> 207</pre>
208 208
209<p> 209<p>
210Before chrooting into the newly-extracted stage, you first must obtain an 210Before chrooting into the newly-extracted stage, you first must obtain an
211up-to-date copy of the Gentoo/FreeBSD overlay. The easiest way to achieve this 211up-to-date copy of the Gentoo/FreeBSD overlay. The easiest way to achieve this
261# <i>tar -xjf portage-latest.tar.bz2 -C /usr/</i> 261# <i>tar -xjf portage-latest.tar.bz2 -C /usr/</i>
262# <i>emerge --metadata</i> 262# <i>emerge --metadata</i>
263</pre> 263</pre>
264 264
265<pre caption="Setting up the profile and editing /etc/make.conf"> 265<pre caption="Setting up the profile and editing /etc/make.conf">
266# <i>ln -sf /usr/local/portage/portage-alt-overlay/profiles/default-bsd/fbsd/6.0/x86/ /etc/make.profile</i> 266# <i>ln -sf /usr/portage/profiles/default-bsd/fbsd/6.1/x86/ /etc/make.profile</i>
267<comment>(FreeBSD's standard editor is ee, which is used to edit /etc/make.conf)</comment> 267<comment>(FreeBSD's standard editor is ee, which is used to edit /etc/make.conf)</comment>
268# <i>ee /etc/make.conf</i> 268# <i>ee /etc/make.conf</i>
269<comment>(Please make sure you add at least the following entries:)</comment> 269<comment>(Please make sure you add at least the following entries:)</comment>
270CHOST="i686-gentoo-freebsd6.0" 270CHOST="i686-gentoo-freebsd6.1"
271ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="~x86-fbsd" 271ACCEPT_KEYWORDS="~x86-fbsd"
272FEATURES="-sandbox collision-protect" 272FEATURES="-sandbox collision-protect"
273PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage/portage-alt-overlay" 273PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage/portage-alt-overlay"
274</pre> 274</pre>
275 275

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