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1 neysx 1.1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2     <!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3    
4 swift 1.25 <!-- $Header: /home/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-amd64.xml,v 1.24 2004/05/09 10:36:49 swift Exp $ -->
5 neysx 1.1
6     <book link="handbook-amd64.xml">
7     <title>Gentoo Linux/AMD64 Handbook</title>
8    
9     <author title="Chief Architect">
10     <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
11     </author>
12     <author title="Author">
13     <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
14     </author>
15     <author title="Author">
16     <mail link="chouser@gentoo.org">Chris Houser</mail>
17     </author>
18     <author title="Author">
19     <mail link="jerry@gentoo.org">Jerry Alexandratos</mail>
20     </author>
21     <author title="Gentoo x86 Developer">
22     <mail link="seemant@gentoo.org">Seemant Kulleen</mail>
23     </author>
24     <author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer">
25     <mail link="taviso@gentoo.org">Tavis Ormandy</mail>
26     </author>
27     <author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer">
28     <mail link="agriffis@gentoo.org">Aron Griffis</mail>
29     </author>
30     <author title="Gentoo AMD64 Developer">
31     <mail link="brad_mssw@gentoo.org">Brad House</mail>
32     </author>
33     <author title="Gentoo HPPA developer">
34     <mail link="gmsoft@gentoo.org">Guy Martin</mail>
35     </author>
36     <author title="Gentoo PPC developer">
37     <mail link="pvdabeel@gentoo.org">Pieter Van den Abeele</mail>
38     </author>
39     <author title="Gentoo SPARC developer">
40     <mail link="blademan@gentoo.org">Joe Kallar</mail>
41     </author>
42     <author title="Editor">
43     <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail>
44     </author>
45     <author title="Editor">Pierre-Henri Jondot</author>
46     <author title="Editor">
47     <mail link="stocke2@gentoo.org">Eric Stockbridge</mail>
48     </author>
49     <author title="Editor">
50     <mail link="rajiv@gentoo.org">Rajiv Manglani</mail>
51     </author>
52     <author title="Editor">
53     <mail link="seo@gentoo.org">Jungmin Seo</mail>
54     </author>
55     <author title="Editor">
56     <mail link="zhware@gentoo.org">Stoyan Zhekov</mail>
57     </author>
58     <author title="Editor">
59     <mail link="jhhudso@gentoo.org">Jared Hudson</mail>
60     </author>
61     <author title="Editor">
62     <mail link="peitolm@gentoo.org">Colin Morey</mail>
63     </author>
64     <author title="Editor">
65     <mail link="peesh@gentoo.org">Jorge Paulo</mail>
66     </author>
67     <author title="Editor">
68     <mail link="carl@gentoo.org">Carl Anderson</mail>
69     </author>
70     <author title="Editor">
71     <mail link="avenj@gentoo.org">Jon Portnoy</mail>
72     </author>
73     <author title="Editor">
74     <mail link="klasikahl@gentoo.org">Zack Gilburd</mail>
75     </author>
76     <author title="Editor">
77     <mail link="jmorgan@gentoo.org">Jack Morgan</mail>
78     </author>
79     <author title="Editor">
80     <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail>
81     </author>
82     <author title="Editor">
83     <mail link="erwin@gentoo.org">Erwin</mail>
84     </author>
85     <author title="Editor">
86     <mail link="kumba@gentoo.org">Joshua Kinard</mail>
87     </author>
88     <author title="Reviewer">
89     <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
90     </author>
91     <author title="Reviewer">
92     <mail link="gerrynjr@gentoo.org">Gerald J. Normandin Jr.</mail>
93     </author>
94     <author title="Reviewer">
95     <mail link="spyderous@gentoo.org">Donnie Berkholz</mail>
96     </author>
97     <author title="Reviewer">
98     <mail link="antifa@gentoo.org">Ken Nowack</mail>
99     </author>
100     <author title="Contributor">
101     <mail link="pylon@gentoo.org">Lars Weiler</mail>
102     </author>
103    
104     <abstract>
105     This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
106     information.
107     </abstract>
108    
109     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
110     <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
111     <license/>
112    
113 swift 1.25 <version>2.23</version>
114 swift 1.24 <date>May 09, 2004</date>
115 neysx 1.1
116     <part>
117     <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
118     <abstract>
119     In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
120     </abstract>
121    
122     <chapter>
123     <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
124     <abstract>
125     Users not familiar with Gentoo do not always know that choice is what
126     Gentoo is all about.
127     </abstract>
128     <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
129     </chapter>
130    
131     <chapter>
132     <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
133     <abstract>
134 swift 1.4 You can install Gentoo in many ways. This chapter explains how to install Gentoo
135     using a Gentoo LiveCD.
136 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
137     <include href="hb-install-amd64-medium.xml"/>
138     </chapter>
139    
140     <chapter>
141     <title>Configuring your Network</title>
142     <abstract>
143     If you want to install Gentoo using the Internet, you need to setup
144     networking.
145     </abstract>
146     <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
147     </chapter>
148    
149     <chapter>
150     <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
151     <abstract>
152     To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
153     This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
154     </abstract>
155     <include href="hb-install-amd64-disk.xml"/>
156     </chapter>
157    
158     <chapter>
159     <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
160     <abstract>
161     Gentoo installs work through socalled stage-files. In this chapter we
162     describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
163     </abstract>
164     <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
165     </chapter>
166    
167     <chapter>
168     <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
169     <abstract>
170     Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you
171     have a Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how
172     to progress to that stadium.
173     </abstract>
174     <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
175     </chapter>
176    
177     <chapter>
178     <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
179     <abstract>
180     The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
181     explains how to configure your kernel.
182     </abstract>
183     <include href="hb-install-amd64-kernel.xml"/>
184     </chapter>
185    
186     <chapter>
187     <title>Configuring your System</title>
188     <abstract>
189     You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
190     you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
191     proceed.
192     </abstract>
193     <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
194     </chapter>
195    
196     <chapter>
197     <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
198     <abstract>
199 swift 1.4 In this chapter we'll describe the GRUB bootloader
200     and step you through the process of configuring GRUB to your
201 neysx 1.1 needs.
202     </abstract>
203     <include href="hb-install-amd64-bootloader.xml"/>
204     </chapter>
205    
206     <chapter>
207     <title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
208     <abstract>
209     As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
210     choose and install some important tools.
211     </abstract>
212     <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
213     </chapter>
214    
215     <chapter>
216     <title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
217     <abstract>
218     You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
219     system and leave the installation to reboot into a brand new Gentoo
220     system.
221     </abstract>
222     <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
223     </chapter>
224    
225     <chapter>
226     <title>Where to go from here?</title>
227     <abstract>
228     Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
229     </abstract>
230     <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
231     </chapter>
232     </part>
233    
234     <part>
235     <title>Working with Gentoo</title>
236     <abstract>
237     Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
238     portage behaviour etc.
239     </abstract>
240    
241     <chapter>
242     <title>USE flags</title>
243     <abstract>
244     USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
245     work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
246     </abstract>
247     <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
248     </chapter>
249    
250     <chapter>
251     <title>Portage and Software</title>
252     <abstract>
253     The main reason for portage is to maintain the software on your system. In this
254     chapter you learn how to get information from a package, update your package
255     database, install/remove/update software and more...
256     </abstract>
257     <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
258     </chapter>
259    
260     <chapter>
261     <title>Portage Features</title>
262     <abstract>
263     Gentoo's Portage allows for several features that improve portage-related
264     aspects, such as build time. This chapter explains the existing features.
265     </abstract>
266     <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
267     </chapter>
268    
269     <chapter>
270     <title>Controlling Portage Behaviour</title>
271     <abstract>
272     You can tweak Portage to your own needs/environment. Learn how to protect files,
273     select mirrors, change directory locations and more.
274     </abstract>
275     <include href="hb-working-behaviour.xml"/>
276     </chapter>
277    
278     <chapter>
279     <title>Initscripts</title>
280     <abstract>
281     Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
282     dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
283     these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
284     </abstract>
285     <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
286     </chapter>
287    
288     <chapter>
289     <title>Environment Variables</title>
290     <abstract>
291     With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
292     This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
293     variables.
294     </abstract>
295     <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
296     </chapter>
297     </part>
298    
299     </book>

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