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1 swift 1.1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2     <!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3    
4 swift 1.54 <!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/handbook-ppc64.xml,v 1.53 2005/03/28 15:20:51 swift Exp $ -->
5 swift 1.1
6     <book link="handbook-ppc64.xml">
7 swift 1.52 <title>Gentoo Linux PPC64 Handbook</title>
8 swift 1.1
9 swift 1.32 <author title="Author">
10 swift 1.38 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
11 swift 1.1 </author>
12     <author title="Author">
13 swift 1.54 <mail link="uberlord@gentoo.org">Roy Marples</mail>
14     </author>
15     <author title="Author">
16 swift 1.38 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
17 swift 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 neysx 1.49 <mail link="jhuebel@gentoo.org">Jason Huebel</mail>
35 swift 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     <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 neysx 1.50 <author title="Editor">
107     <mail link="dertobi123@gentoo.org">Tobias Scherbaum</mail>
108     </author>
109 swift 1.1
110     <abstract>
111     This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
112     information.
113     </abstract>
114    
115     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
116 swift 1.36 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0 -->
117 swift 1.1 <license/>
118    
119 swift 1.54 <version>4.0</version>
120     <date>2005-06-09</date>
121 swift 1.1
122     <part>
123     <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
124     <abstract>
125     In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
126     </abstract>
127    
128     <chapter>
129     <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
130     <abstract>
131 swift 1.52 This chapter introduces you to the installation approach documented in this
132     part.
133 swift 1.1 </abstract>
134     <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
135     </chapter>
136    
137     <chapter>
138     <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
139     <abstract>
140 swift 1.52 You can install Gentoo in many ways. This chapter explains how to install Gentoo
141 swift 1.53 using the minimal Installation CD although installation through the Universal
142     Installation CD is possible as well.
143 swift 1.1 </abstract>
144     <include href="hb-install-ppc64-medium.xml"/>
145     </chapter>
146    
147     <chapter>
148     <title>Configuring your Network</title>
149     <abstract>
150 swift 1.52 To be able to download the latest source code, you will need to setup
151 swift 1.1 networking.
152     </abstract>
153     <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
154     </chapter>
155    
156     <chapter>
157     <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
158     <abstract>
159     To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
160     This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
161     </abstract>
162     <include href="hb-install-ppc64-disk.xml"/>
163     </chapter>
164    
165     <chapter>
166     <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
167     <abstract>
168 swift 1.52 Gentoo installs work through so-called stage-files. In this chapter we describe
169     how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
170 swift 1.1 </abstract>
171     <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
172     </chapter>
173    
174     <chapter>
175     <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
176     <abstract>
177 swift 1.52 Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you have a
178     Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how to progress to
179     that stadium.
180 swift 1.1 </abstract>
181     <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
182     </chapter>
183    
184     <chapter>
185     <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
186     <abstract>
187     The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
188     explains how to configure your kernel.
189     </abstract>
190     <include href="hb-install-ppc64-kernel.xml"/>
191     </chapter>
192    
193     <chapter>
194     <title>Configuring your System</title>
195     <abstract>
196     You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
197     you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
198     proceed.
199     </abstract>
200     <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
201     </chapter>
202    
203     <chapter>
204     <title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
205     <abstract>
206     As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
207     choose and install some important tools.
208     </abstract>
209     <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
210     </chapter>
211    
212     <chapter>
213     <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
214     <abstract>
215     Several bootloaders exist. Each one of them has its own way of
216     configuration. In this chapter we'll describe all possibilities for you
217     and step you through the process of configuring a bootloader to your
218     needs.
219     </abstract>
220     <include href="hb-install-ppc64-bootloader.xml"/>
221     </chapter>
222    
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 1.52 system.
229 swift 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 1.37 Portage behaviour etc.
247 swift 1.1 </abstract>
248    
249     <chapter>
250 swift 1.36 <title>A Portage Introduction</title>
251 swift 1.1 <abstract>
252 swift 1.36 This chapter explains the "simple" steps a user definitely needs to know to
253     maintain the software on his system.
254 swift 1.1 </abstract>
255 swift 1.36 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
256 swift 1.1 </chapter>
257    
258     <chapter>
259 swift 1.36 <title>USE flags</title>
260 swift 1.1 <abstract>
261 swift 1.36 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 swift 1.1 </abstract>
264 swift 1.36 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
265 swift 1.1 </chapter>
266    
267     <chapter>
268     <title>Portage Features</title>
269     <abstract>
270 swift 1.36 Discover the features Portage has, such as support for distributed compiling,
271     ccache and more.
272 swift 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 1.36 <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 1.38 Once you want to know Portage in-depth you need to know where it stores its
308 swift 1.36 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 1.54 <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 swift 1.1 </book>

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