/[gentoo]/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-mips.xml
Gentoo

Contents of /xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-mips.xml

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log


Revision 1.102 - (hide annotations) (download) (as text)
Thu Jun 9 07:33:59 2005 UTC (9 years, 5 months ago) by swift
Branch: MAIN
Changes since 1.101: +62 -3 lines
File MIME type: application/xml
#88188 - New baselayout -> new part on the Gentoo Handbook

1 neysx 1.1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2     <!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3    
4 swift 1.102 <!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-mips.xml,v 1.101 2005/02/14 14:59:19 swift Exp $ -->
5 neysx 1.1
6     <book link="handbook-mips.xml">
7     <title>Gentoo Linux/MIPS Handbook</title>
8    
9 swift 1.86 <author title="Author">
10 swift 1.91 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
11 neysx 1.1 </author>
12     <author title="Author">
13 swift 1.102 <mail link="uberlord@gentoo.org">Roy Marples</mail>
14     </author>
15     <author title="Author">
16 swift 1.91 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
17 neysx 1.1 </author>
18     <author title="Author">
19     <mail link="chouser@gentoo.org">Chris Houser</mail>
20     </author>
21     <author title="Author">
22     <mail link="jerry@gentoo.org">Jerry Alexandratos</mail>
23     </author>
24     <author title="Gentoo x86 Developer">
25     <mail link="seemant@gentoo.org">Seemant Kulleen</mail>
26     </author>
27     <author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer">
28     <mail link="taviso@gentoo.org">Tavis Ormandy</mail>
29     </author>
30     <author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer">
31     <mail link="agriffis@gentoo.org">Aron Griffis</mail>
32     </author>
33     <author title="Gentoo AMD64 Developer">
34 dertobi123 1.36 <mail link="jhuebel@gentoo.org">Jason Huebel</mail>
35 neysx 1.1 </author>
36     <author title="Gentoo HPPA developer">
37     <mail link="gmsoft@gentoo.org">Guy Martin</mail>
38     </author>
39     <author title="Gentoo PPC developer">
40     <mail link="pvdabeel@gentoo.org">Pieter Van den Abeele</mail>
41     </author>
42     <author title="Gentoo SPARC developer">
43     <mail link="blademan@gentoo.org">Joe Kallar</mail>
44     </author>
45     <author title="Editor">
46     <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail>
47     </author>
48     <author title="Editor">Pierre-Henri Jondot</author>
49     <author title="Editor">
50     <mail link="stocke2@gentoo.org">Eric Stockbridge</mail>
51     </author>
52     <author title="Editor">
53     <mail link="rajiv@gentoo.org">Rajiv Manglani</mail>
54     </author>
55     <author title="Editor">
56     <mail link="seo@gentoo.org">Jungmin Seo</mail>
57     </author>
58     <author title="Editor">
59     <mail link="zhware@gentoo.org">Stoyan Zhekov</mail>
60     </author>
61     <author title="Editor">
62     <mail link="jhhudso@gentoo.org">Jared Hudson</mail>
63     </author>
64     <author title="Editor">
65     <mail link="peitolm@gentoo.org">Colin Morey</mail>
66     </author>
67     <author title="Editor">
68     <mail link="peesh@gentoo.org">Jorge Paulo</mail>
69     </author>
70     <author title="Editor">
71     <mail link="carl@gentoo.org">Carl Anderson</mail>
72     </author>
73     <author title="Editor">
74     <mail link="avenj@gentoo.org">Jon Portnoy</mail>
75     </author>
76     <author title="Editor">
77     <mail link="klasikahl@gentoo.org">Zack Gilburd</mail>
78     </author>
79     <author title="Editor">
80     <mail link="jmorgan@gentoo.org">Jack Morgan</mail>
81     </author>
82     <author title="Editor">
83     <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail>
84     </author>
85     <author title="Editor">
86     <mail link="erwin@gentoo.org">Erwin</mail>
87     </author>
88     <author title="Editor">
89     <mail link="kumba@gentoo.org">Joshua Kinard</mail>
90     </author>
91 dertobi123 1.36 <author title="Editor">
92 swift 1.101 <mail link="stuartl@longlandclan.hopto.org">Stuart Longland</mail>
93     </author>
94     <author title="Editor">
95 dertobi123 1.36 <mail link="dertobi123@gentoo.org">Tobias Scherbaum</mail>
96     </author>
97 neysx 1.1 <author title="Reviewer">
98     <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
99     </author>
100     <author title="Reviewer">
101     <mail link="gerrynjr@gentoo.org">Gerald J. Normandin Jr.</mail>
102     </author>
103     <author title="Reviewer">
104     <mail link="spyderous@gentoo.org">Donnie Berkholz</mail>
105     </author>
106     <author title="Reviewer">
107     <mail link="antifa@gentoo.org">Ken Nowack</mail>
108     </author>
109     <author title="Contributor">
110     <mail link="pylon@gentoo.org">Lars Weiler</mail>
111     </author>
112    
113     <abstract>
114     This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
115     information.
116     </abstract>
117    
118     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
119 swift 1.89 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0 -->
120 neysx 1.1 <license/>
121    
122 swift 1.102 <version>4.0</version>
123     <date>2005-06-09</date>
124 neysx 1.1
125     <part>
126     <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
127     <abstract>
128     In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
129     </abstract>
130    
131     <chapter>
132     <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
133     <abstract>
134 swift 1.100 This chapter introduces you to the installation approach documented in this
135     part.
136 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
137     <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
138     </chapter>
139    
140     <chapter>
141     <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
142     <abstract>
143 swift 1.3 You can install Gentoo in many ways. In this chapter we explain how to install
144     Gentoo using the MIPS Netboot images.
145 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
146     <include href="hb-install-mips-medium.xml"/>
147     </chapter>
148    
149     <chapter>
150     <title>Configuring your Network</title>
151     <abstract>
152 swift 1.100 To be able to download the latest source code, you will need to setup
153 neysx 1.1 networking.
154     </abstract>
155     <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
156     </chapter>
157    
158     <chapter>
159     <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
160     <abstract>
161     To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
162     This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
163     </abstract>
164     <include href="hb-install-mips-disk.xml"/>
165     </chapter>
166    
167     <chapter>
168     <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
169     <abstract>
170 neysx 1.33 Gentoo installs work through so-called stage-files. In this chapter we
171 neysx 1.1 describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
172     </abstract>
173     <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
174     </chapter>
175    
176     <chapter>
177     <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
178     <abstract>
179     Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you
180     have a Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how
181     to progress to that stadium.
182     </abstract>
183     <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
184     </chapter>
185    
186     <chapter>
187     <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
188     <abstract>
189     The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
190     explains how to configure your kernel.
191     </abstract>
192     <include href="hb-install-mips-kernel.xml"/>
193     </chapter>
194    
195     <chapter>
196     <title>Configuring your System</title>
197     <abstract>
198     You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
199     you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
200     proceed.
201     </abstract>
202     <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
203     </chapter>
204    
205     <chapter>
206 swift 1.56 <title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
207     <abstract>
208     As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
209     choose and install some important tools.
210     </abstract>
211     <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
212     </chapter>
213    
214     <chapter>
215 neysx 1.1 <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
216     <abstract>
217 swift 1.101 On both Silicon Graphics machines, and on Cobalt servers, both require the use
218     of a bootloader to load the kernel. This section covers setting up
219     arcboot (for SGI machines) and colo for Cobalt servers.
220 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
221     <include href="hb-install-mips-bootloader.xml"/>
222     </chapter>
223    
224     <chapter>
225     <title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
226     <abstract>
227     You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
228 swift 1.100 system.
229 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
230     <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
231     </chapter>
232    
233     <chapter>
234     <title>Where to go from here?</title>
235     <abstract>
236     Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
237     </abstract>
238     <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
239     </chapter>
240     </part>
241    
242     <part>
243     <title>Working with Gentoo</title>
244     <abstract>
245     Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
246 swift 1.90 Portage behaviour etc.
247 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
248    
249     <chapter>
250 swift 1.89 <title>A Portage Introduction</title>
251 neysx 1.1 <abstract>
252 swift 1.89 This chapter explains the "simple" steps a user definitely needs to know to
253     maintain the software on his system.
254 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
255 swift 1.89 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
256 neysx 1.1 </chapter>
257    
258     <chapter>
259 swift 1.89 <title>USE flags</title>
260 neysx 1.1 <abstract>
261 swift 1.89 USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
262     work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
263 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
264 swift 1.89 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
265 neysx 1.1 </chapter>
266    
267     <chapter>
268     <title>Portage Features</title>
269     <abstract>
270 swift 1.89 Discover the features Portage has, such as support for distributed compiling,
271     ccache and more.
272 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
273     <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
274     </chapter>
275    
276     <chapter>
277     <title>Initscripts</title>
278     <abstract>
279     Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
280     dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
281     these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
282     </abstract>
283     <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
284     </chapter>
285    
286     <chapter>
287     <title>Environment Variables</title>
288     <abstract>
289     With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
290     This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
291     variables.
292     </abstract>
293     <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
294     </chapter>
295     </part>
296    
297 swift 1.89 <part>
298     <title>Working with Portage</title>
299     <abstract>
300     "Working with Portage" provides an in-depth coverage of Portage, Gentoo's
301     Software Management Tool.
302     </abstract>
303    
304     <chapter>
305     <title>Files and Directories</title>
306     <abstract>
307 swift 1.91 Once you want to know Portage in-depth you need to know where it stores its
308 swift 1.89 files and data.
309     </abstract>
310     <include href="hb-portage-files.xml"/>
311     </chapter>
312    
313     <chapter>
314     <title>Configuring through Variables</title>
315     <abstract>
316     Portage is completely configurable through various variables you can set in the
317     configuration file or as environment variable.
318     </abstract>
319     <include href="hb-portage-configuration.xml"/>
320     </chapter>
321    
322     <chapter>
323     <title>Mixing Software Branches</title>
324     <abstract>
325     Gentoo provides software separated in several branches, depending on stability
326     and architectural support. "Mixing Software Branches" inform you how these
327     branches can be configured and how you can override this separation
328     individually.
329     </abstract>
330     <include href="hb-portage-branches.xml"/>
331     </chapter>
332    
333     <chapter>
334     <title>Additional Portage Tools</title>
335     <abstract>
336     Portage comes with a few extra tools that might make your Gentoo experience even
337     better. Read on to discover how to use dispatch-conf and other tools.
338     </abstract>
339     <include href="hb-portage-tools.xml"/>
340     </chapter>
341    
342     <chapter>
343     <title>Diverting from the Official Tree</title>
344     <abstract>
345     "Diverting from the Official Tree" gives you some tips and tricks on how to use
346     your own Portage tree, how to synchronise only the categories you want, inject
347     packages and more.
348     </abstract>
349     <include href="hb-portage-diverttree.xml"/>
350     </chapter>
351    
352     <chapter>
353     <title>The Ebuild Application</title>
354     <abstract>
355     In "The Ebuild Application" you are informed about the steps Portage takes while
356     installing software and how you can do this yourself using the ebuild
357     application.
358     </abstract>
359     <include href="hb-portage-ebuild.xml"/>
360     </chapter>
361     </part>
362    
363 swift 1.102 <part>
364     <title>Gentoo Network Configuration</title>
365     <abstract>A comprehensive guide to Networking in Gentoo.</abstract>
366    
367     <chapter>
368     <title>Getting Started</title>
369     <abstract>
370     A guide to quickly get your network interface up and running in most common
371     environments.
372     </abstract>
373     <include href="hb-net-start.xml"/>
374     </chapter>
375    
376     <chapter>
377     <title>Advanced Configuration</title>
378     <abstract>
379     Here we learn about how the configuration works - you need to know this
380     before we learn about modular networking.
381     </abstract>
382     <include href="hb-net-advanced.xml"/>
383     </chapter>
384    
385     <chapter>
386     <title>Modular Networking</title>
387     <abstract>
388     Gentoo provides you flexible networking - here you are told about choosing
389     different DHCP clients, setting up bonding, bridging, VLANs and more.
390     </abstract>
391     <include href="hb-net-modules.xml"/>
392     </chapter>
393    
394     <chapter>
395     <title>Wireless Networking</title>
396     <abstract>
397     Wireless isn't straight-forward. Hopefully we'll get you working!
398     </abstract>
399     <include href="hb-net-wireless.xml"/>
400     </chapter>
401    
402     <chapter>
403     <title>Adding Functionality</title>
404     <abstract>
405     If you're feeling adventurous, you can add your own functions to networking.
406     </abstract>
407     <include href="hb-net-functions.xml"/>
408     </chapter>
409    
410     <chapter>
411     <title>Network Management</title>
412     <abstract>
413     For laptop users or people who move their computer around different networks.
414     </abstract>
415     <include href="hb-net-management.xml"/>
416     </chapter>
417     </part>
418    
419 neysx 1.1 </book>

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20