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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 1.103 <!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-mips.xml,v 1.102 2005/06/09 07:33:59 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 swift 1.103 </author><!-- Does not want to be listed on the rendered page
30     <author title="Gentoo Developer">
31     Aron Griffis
32 neysx 1.1 </author>
33 swift 1.103 -->
34 neysx 1.1 <author title="Gentoo AMD64 Developer">
35 dertobi123 1.36 <mail link="jhuebel@gentoo.org">Jason Huebel</mail>
36 neysx 1.1 </author>
37     <author title="Gentoo HPPA developer">
38     <mail link="gmsoft@gentoo.org">Guy Martin</mail>
39     </author>
40     <author title="Gentoo PPC developer">
41     <mail link="pvdabeel@gentoo.org">Pieter Van den Abeele</mail>
42     </author>
43     <author title="Gentoo SPARC developer">
44     <mail link="blademan@gentoo.org">Joe Kallar</mail>
45     </author>
46     <author title="Editor">
47     <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail>
48     </author>
49     <author title="Editor">Pierre-Henri Jondot</author>
50     <author title="Editor">
51     <mail link="stocke2@gentoo.org">Eric Stockbridge</mail>
52     </author>
53     <author title="Editor">
54     <mail link="rajiv@gentoo.org">Rajiv Manglani</mail>
55     </author>
56     <author title="Editor">
57     <mail link="seo@gentoo.org">Jungmin Seo</mail>
58     </author>
59     <author title="Editor">
60     <mail link="zhware@gentoo.org">Stoyan Zhekov</mail>
61     </author>
62     <author title="Editor">
63     <mail link="jhhudso@gentoo.org">Jared Hudson</mail>
64     </author>
65     <author title="Editor">
66     <mail link="peitolm@gentoo.org">Colin Morey</mail>
67     </author>
68     <author title="Editor">
69     <mail link="peesh@gentoo.org">Jorge Paulo</mail>
70     </author>
71     <author title="Editor">
72     <mail link="carl@gentoo.org">Carl Anderson</mail>
73     </author>
74     <author title="Editor">
75     <mail link="avenj@gentoo.org">Jon Portnoy</mail>
76     </author>
77     <author title="Editor">
78     <mail link="klasikahl@gentoo.org">Zack Gilburd</mail>
79     </author>
80     <author title="Editor">
81     <mail link="jmorgan@gentoo.org">Jack Morgan</mail>
82     </author>
83     <author title="Editor">
84     <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail>
85     </author>
86     <author title="Editor">
87     <mail link="erwin@gentoo.org">Erwin</mail>
88     </author>
89     <author title="Editor">
90     <mail link="kumba@gentoo.org">Joshua Kinard</mail>
91     </author>
92 dertobi123 1.36 <author title="Editor">
93 swift 1.101 <mail link="stuartl@longlandclan.hopto.org">Stuart Longland</mail>
94     </author>
95     <author title="Editor">
96 dertobi123 1.36 <mail link="dertobi123@gentoo.org">Tobias Scherbaum</mail>
97     </author>
98 neysx 1.1 <author title="Reviewer">
99     <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
100     </author>
101     <author title="Reviewer">
102     <mail link="gerrynjr@gentoo.org">Gerald J. Normandin Jr.</mail>
103     </author>
104     <author title="Reviewer">
105     <mail link="spyderous@gentoo.org">Donnie Berkholz</mail>
106     </author>
107     <author title="Reviewer">
108     <mail link="antifa@gentoo.org">Ken Nowack</mail>
109     </author>
110     <author title="Contributor">
111     <mail link="pylon@gentoo.org">Lars Weiler</mail>
112     </author>
113    
114     <abstract>
115     This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
116     information.
117     </abstract>
118    
119     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
120 swift 1.89 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0 -->
121 neysx 1.1 <license/>
122    
123 swift 1.102 <version>4.0</version>
124     <date>2005-06-09</date>
125 neysx 1.1
126     <part>
127     <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
128     <abstract>
129     In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
130     </abstract>
131    
132     <chapter>
133     <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
134     <abstract>
135 swift 1.100 This chapter introduces you to the installation approach documented in this
136     part.
137 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
138     <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
139     </chapter>
140    
141     <chapter>
142     <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
143     <abstract>
144 swift 1.3 You can install Gentoo in many ways. In this chapter we explain how to install
145     Gentoo using the MIPS Netboot images.
146 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
147     <include href="hb-install-mips-medium.xml"/>
148     </chapter>
149    
150     <chapter>
151     <title>Configuring your Network</title>
152     <abstract>
153 swift 1.100 To be able to download the latest source code, you will need to setup
154 neysx 1.1 networking.
155     </abstract>
156     <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
157     </chapter>
158    
159     <chapter>
160     <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
161     <abstract>
162     To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
163     This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
164     </abstract>
165     <include href="hb-install-mips-disk.xml"/>
166     </chapter>
167    
168     <chapter>
169     <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
170     <abstract>
171 neysx 1.33 Gentoo installs work through so-called stage-files. In this chapter we
172 neysx 1.1 describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
173     </abstract>
174     <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
175     </chapter>
176    
177     <chapter>
178     <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
179     <abstract>
180     Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you
181     have a Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how
182     to progress to that stadium.
183     </abstract>
184     <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
185     </chapter>
186    
187     <chapter>
188     <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
189     <abstract>
190     The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
191     explains how to configure your kernel.
192     </abstract>
193     <include href="hb-install-mips-kernel.xml"/>
194     </chapter>
195    
196     <chapter>
197     <title>Configuring your System</title>
198     <abstract>
199     You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
200     you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
201     proceed.
202     </abstract>
203     <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
204     </chapter>
205    
206     <chapter>
207 swift 1.56 <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 neysx 1.1 <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
217     <abstract>
218 swift 1.101 On both Silicon Graphics machines, and on Cobalt servers, both require the use
219     of a bootloader to load the kernel. This section covers setting up
220     arcboot (for SGI machines) and colo for Cobalt servers.
221 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
222     <include href="hb-install-mips-bootloader.xml"/>
223     </chapter>
224    
225     <chapter>
226     <title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
227     <abstract>
228     You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
229 swift 1.100 system.
230 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
231     <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
232     </chapter>
233    
234     <chapter>
235     <title>Where to go from here?</title>
236     <abstract>
237     Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
238     </abstract>
239     <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
240     </chapter>
241     </part>
242    
243     <part>
244     <title>Working with Gentoo</title>
245     <abstract>
246     Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
247 swift 1.90 Portage behaviour etc.
248 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
249    
250     <chapter>
251 swift 1.89 <title>A Portage Introduction</title>
252 neysx 1.1 <abstract>
253 swift 1.89 This chapter explains the "simple" steps a user definitely needs to know to
254     maintain the software on his system.
255 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
256 swift 1.89 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
257 neysx 1.1 </chapter>
258    
259     <chapter>
260 swift 1.89 <title>USE flags</title>
261 neysx 1.1 <abstract>
262 swift 1.89 USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
263     work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
264 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
265 swift 1.89 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
266 neysx 1.1 </chapter>
267    
268     <chapter>
269     <title>Portage Features</title>
270     <abstract>
271 swift 1.89 Discover the features Portage has, such as support for distributed compiling,
272     ccache and more.
273 neysx 1.1 </abstract>
274     <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
275     </chapter>
276    
277     <chapter>
278     <title>Initscripts</title>
279     <abstract>
280     Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
281     dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
282     these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
283     </abstract>
284     <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
285     </chapter>
286    
287     <chapter>
288     <title>Environment Variables</title>
289     <abstract>
290     With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
291     This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
292     variables.
293     </abstract>
294     <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
295     </chapter>
296     </part>
297    
298 swift 1.89 <part>
299     <title>Working with Portage</title>
300     <abstract>
301     "Working with Portage" provides an in-depth coverage of Portage, Gentoo's
302     Software Management Tool.
303     </abstract>
304    
305     <chapter>
306     <title>Files and Directories</title>
307     <abstract>
308 swift 1.91 Once you want to know Portage in-depth you need to know where it stores its
309 swift 1.89 files and data.
310     </abstract>
311     <include href="hb-portage-files.xml"/>
312     </chapter>
313    
314     <chapter>
315     <title>Configuring through Variables</title>
316     <abstract>
317     Portage is completely configurable through various variables you can set in the
318     configuration file or as environment variable.
319     </abstract>
320     <include href="hb-portage-configuration.xml"/>
321     </chapter>
322    
323     <chapter>
324     <title>Mixing Software Branches</title>
325     <abstract>
326     Gentoo provides software separated in several branches, depending on stability
327     and architectural support. "Mixing Software Branches" inform you how these
328     branches can be configured and how you can override this separation
329     individually.
330     </abstract>
331     <include href="hb-portage-branches.xml"/>
332     </chapter>
333    
334     <chapter>
335     <title>Additional Portage Tools</title>
336     <abstract>
337     Portage comes with a few extra tools that might make your Gentoo experience even
338     better. Read on to discover how to use dispatch-conf and other tools.
339     </abstract>
340     <include href="hb-portage-tools.xml"/>
341     </chapter>
342    
343     <chapter>
344     <title>Diverting from the Official Tree</title>
345     <abstract>
346     "Diverting from the Official Tree" gives you some tips and tricks on how to use
347     your own Portage tree, how to synchronise only the categories you want, inject
348     packages and more.
349     </abstract>
350     <include href="hb-portage-diverttree.xml"/>
351     </chapter>
352    
353     <chapter>
354     <title>The Ebuild Application</title>
355     <abstract>
356     In "The Ebuild Application" you are informed about the steps Portage takes while
357     installing software and how you can do this yourself using the ebuild
358     application.
359     </abstract>
360     <include href="hb-portage-ebuild.xml"/>
361     </chapter>
362     </part>
363    
364 swift 1.102 <part>
365     <title>Gentoo Network Configuration</title>
366     <abstract>A comprehensive guide to Networking in Gentoo.</abstract>
367    
368     <chapter>
369     <title>Getting Started</title>
370     <abstract>
371     A guide to quickly get your network interface up and running in most common
372     environments.
373     </abstract>
374     <include href="hb-net-start.xml"/>
375     </chapter>
376    
377     <chapter>
378     <title>Advanced Configuration</title>
379     <abstract>
380     Here we learn about how the configuration works - you need to know this
381     before we learn about modular networking.
382     </abstract>
383     <include href="hb-net-advanced.xml"/>
384     </chapter>
385    
386     <chapter>
387     <title>Modular Networking</title>
388     <abstract>
389     Gentoo provides you flexible networking - here you are told about choosing
390     different DHCP clients, setting up bonding, bridging, VLANs and more.
391     </abstract>
392     <include href="hb-net-modules.xml"/>
393     </chapter>
394    
395     <chapter>
396     <title>Wireless Networking</title>
397     <abstract>
398     Wireless isn't straight-forward. Hopefully we'll get you working!
399     </abstract>
400     <include href="hb-net-wireless.xml"/>
401     </chapter>
402    
403     <chapter>
404     <title>Adding Functionality</title>
405     <abstract>
406     If you're feeling adventurous, you can add your own functions to networking.
407     </abstract>
408     <include href="hb-net-functions.xml"/>
409     </chapter>
410    
411     <chapter>
412     <title>Network Management</title>
413     <abstract>
414     For laptop users or people who move their computer around different networks.
415     </abstract>
416     <include href="hb-net-management.xml"/>
417     </chapter>
418     </part>
419    
420 neysx 1.1 </book>

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