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1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2 <!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3
4 <!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-amd64.xml,v 1.97 2004/09/24 12:08:44 swift Exp $ -->
5
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="jhuebel@gentoo.org">Jason Huebel</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="Editor">
89 <mail link="dertobi123@gentoo.org">Tobias Scherbaum</mail>
90 </author>
91 <author title="Reviewer">
92 <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
93 </author>
94 <author title="Reviewer">
95 <mail link="gerrynjr@gentoo.org">Gerald J. Normandin Jr.</mail>
96 </author>
97 <author title="Reviewer">
98 <mail link="spyderous@gentoo.org">Donnie Berkholz</mail>
99 </author>
100 <author title="Reviewer">
101 <mail link="antifa@gentoo.org">Ken Nowack</mail>
102 </author>
103 <author title="Contributor">
104 <mail link="pylon@gentoo.org">Lars Weiler</mail>
105 </author>
106
107 <abstract>
108 This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
109 information.
110 </abstract>
111
112 <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
113 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
114 <license/>
115
116 <version>2.95</version>
117 <date>September 24, 2004</date>
118
119 <part>
120 <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
121 <abstract>
122 In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
123 </abstract>
124
125 <chapter>
126 <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
127 <abstract>
128 Users not familiar with Gentoo do not always know that choice is what
129 Gentoo is all about.
130 </abstract>
131 <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
132 </chapter>
133
134 <chapter>
135 <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
136 <abstract>
137 You can install Gentoo in many ways. This chapter explains how to install Gentoo
138 using a Gentoo LiveCD.
139 </abstract>
140 <include href="hb-install-amd64-medium.xml"/>
141 </chapter>
142
143 <chapter>
144 <title>Configuring your Network</title>
145 <abstract>
146 If you want to install Gentoo using the Internet, you need to setup
147 networking.
148 </abstract>
149 <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
150 </chapter>
151
152 <chapter>
153 <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
154 <abstract>
155 To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
156 This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
157 </abstract>
158 <include href="hb-install-amd64-disk.xml"/>
159 </chapter>
160
161 <chapter>
162 <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
163 <abstract>
164 Gentoo installs work through so-called stage-files. In this chapter we
165 describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
166 </abstract>
167 <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
168 </chapter>
169
170 <chapter>
171 <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
172 <abstract>
173 Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you
174 have a Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how
175 to progress to that stadium.
176 </abstract>
177 <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
178 </chapter>
179
180 <chapter>
181 <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
182 <abstract>
183 The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
184 explains how to configure your kernel.
185 </abstract>
186 <include href="hb-install-amd64-kernel.xml"/>
187 </chapter>
188
189 <chapter>
190 <title>Configuring your System</title>
191 <abstract>
192 You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
193 you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
194 proceed.
195 </abstract>
196 <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
197 </chapter>
198
199 <chapter>
200 <title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
201 <abstract>
202 As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
203 choose and install some important tools.
204 </abstract>
205 <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
206 </chapter>
207
208 <chapter>
209 <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
210 <abstract>
211 In this chapter we'll describe the GRUB bootloader
212 and step you through the process of configuring GRUB to your
213 needs.
214 </abstract>
215 <include href="hb-install-amd64-bootloader.xml"/>
216 </chapter>
217
218 <chapter>
219 <title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
220 <abstract>
221 You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
222 system and (optionally) install the prebuild packages.
223 </abstract>
224 <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
225 </chapter>
226
227 <chapter>
228 <title>Where to go from here?</title>
229 <abstract>
230 Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
231 </abstract>
232 <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
233 </chapter>
234 </part>
235
236 <part>
237 <title>Working with Gentoo</title>
238 <abstract>
239 Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
240 portage behaviour etc.
241 </abstract>
242
243 <chapter>
244 <title>USE flags</title>
245 <abstract>
246 USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
247 work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
248 </abstract>
249 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
250 </chapter>
251
252 <chapter>
253 <title>Portage and Software</title>
254 <abstract>
255 The main purpose of portage is to maintain the software on your system. In this
256 chapter you learn how to get information from a package, update your package
257 database, install/remove/update software and more...
258 </abstract>
259 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
260 </chapter>
261
262 <chapter>
263 <title>Portage Features</title>
264 <abstract>
265 Gentoo's Portage allows for several features that improve portage-related
266 aspects, such as build time. This chapter explains the existing features.
267 </abstract>
268 <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
269 </chapter>
270
271 <chapter>
272 <title>Controlling Portage Behaviour</title>
273 <abstract>
274 You can tweak Portage to your own needs/environment. Learn how to protect files,
275 select mirrors, change directory locations and more.
276 </abstract>
277 <include href="hb-working-behaviour.xml"/>
278 </chapter>
279
280 <chapter>
281 <title>Initscripts</title>
282 <abstract>
283 Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
284 dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
285 these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
286 </abstract>
287 <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
288 </chapter>
289
290 <chapter>
291 <title>Environment Variables</title>
292 <abstract>
293 With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
294 This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
295 variables.
296 </abstract>
297 <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
298 </chapter>
299 </part>
300
301 </book>

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