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2     <!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
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5 swift 1.1
6     <book link="handbook-sparc.xml">
7 swift 1.113 <title>Gentoo Linux SPARC Handbook</title>
8 swift 1.1
9 swift 1.98 <author title="Author">
10 swift 1.104 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
11 swift 1.1 </author>
12     <author title="Author">
13 swift 1.115 <mail link="uberlord@gentoo.org">Roy Marples</mail>
14     </author>
15     <author title="Author">
16 swift 1.104 <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 swift 1.116 </author><!-- Does not want to be listed on the rendered page
30     <author title="Gentoo Developer">
31     Aron Griffis
32 swift 1.1 </author>
33 swift 1.116 -->
34 swift 1.1 <author title="Gentoo AMD64 Developer">
35 dertobi123 1.46 <mail link="jhuebel@gentoo.org">Jason Huebel</mail>
36 swift 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 1.46 <author title="Editor">
93     <mail link="dertobi123@gentoo.org">Tobias Scherbaum</mail>
94     </author>
95 swift 1.1 <author title="Reviewer">
96     <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
97     </author>
98     <author title="Reviewer">
99     <mail link="gerrynjr@gentoo.org">Gerald J. Normandin Jr.</mail>
100     </author>
101     <author title="Reviewer">
102     <mail link="spyderous@gentoo.org">Donnie Berkholz</mail>
103     </author>
104     <author title="Reviewer">
105     <mail link="antifa@gentoo.org">Ken Nowack</mail>
106     </author>
107     <author title="Contributor">
108     <mail link="pylon@gentoo.org">Lars Weiler</mail>
109     </author>
110    
111     <abstract>
112     This is the Gentoo Handbook, an effort to centralise Gentoo/Linux
113     information.
114     </abstract>
115    
116     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
117 swift 1.102 <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0 -->
118 swift 1.1 <license/>
119    
120 swift 1.115 <version>4.0</version>
121     <date>2005-06-09</date>
122 swift 1.1
123     <part>
124     <title>Installing Gentoo</title>
125     <abstract>
126     In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
127     </abstract>
128    
129     <chapter>
130     <title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
131     <abstract>
132 swift 1.113 This chapter introduces you to the installation approach documented in this
133     part.
134 swift 1.1 </abstract>
135     <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
136     </chapter>
137    
138     <chapter>
139     <title>Choosing the Right Installation Medium</title>
140     <abstract>
141 swift 1.113 You can install Gentoo in many ways. This chapter explains how to install Gentoo
142 swift 1.114 using the minimal Installation CD although installation through the Universal
143     Installation CD is possible as well.
144 swift 1.1 </abstract>
145     <include href="hb-install-sparc-medium.xml"/>
146     </chapter>
147    
148     <chapter>
149     <title>Configuring your Network</title>
150     <abstract>
151 swift 1.113 To be able to download the latest source code, you will need to setup
152 swift 1.1 networking.
153     </abstract>
154 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-network.xml"/>
155 swift 1.1 </chapter>
156    
157     <chapter>
158     <title>Preparing the Disks</title>
159     <abstract>
160     To be able to install Gentoo, you must create the necessary partitions.
161     This chapter describes how to partition a disk for future usage.
162     </abstract>
163     <include href="hb-install-sparc-disk.xml"/>
164     </chapter>
165    
166     <chapter>
167     <title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
168     <abstract>
169 neysx 1.43 Gentoo installs work through so-called stage-files. In this chapter we
170 swift 1.1 describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
171     </abstract>
172 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
173 swift 1.1 </chapter>
174    
175     <chapter>
176     <title>Installing the Gentoo Base System</title>
177     <abstract>
178     Independent of what stage you chose, the eventual result is that you
179     have a Gentoo base system at your disposal. This chapter describes how
180     to progress to that stadium.
181     </abstract>
182 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-system.xml"/>
183 swift 1.1 </chapter>
184    
185     <chapter>
186     <title>Configuring the Kernel</title>
187     <abstract>
188     The Linux kernel is the core of every distribution. This chapter
189     explains how to configure your kernel.
190     </abstract>
191     <include href="hb-install-sparc-kernel.xml"/>
192     </chapter>
193    
194     <chapter>
195     <title>Configuring your System</title>
196     <abstract>
197     You need to edit some important configuration files. In this chapter
198     you receive an overview of these files and an explanation on how to
199     proceed.
200     </abstract>
201 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-config.xml"/>
202 swift 1.1 </chapter>
203    
204     <chapter>
205 swift 1.67 <title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
206     <abstract>
207     As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
208     choose and install some important tools.
209     </abstract>
210     <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
211     </chapter>
212    
213     <chapter>
214 swift 1.1 <title>Configuring the Bootloader</title>
215     <abstract>
216 swift 1.3 The SPARC architecture uses the SILO bootloader to fire up your Linux system. In
217     this chapter we step you through the process of configuring this bootloader to
218     your needs.
219 swift 1.1 </abstract>
220     <include href="hb-install-sparc-bootloader.xml"/>
221     </chapter>
222    
223     <chapter>
224     <title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
225     <abstract>
226     You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
227 swift 1.113 system.
228 swift 1.1 </abstract>
229 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
230 swift 1.1 </chapter>
231    
232     <chapter>
233     <title>Where to go from here?</title>
234     <abstract>
235     Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
236     </abstract>
237 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
238 swift 1.1 </chapter>
239     </part>
240    
241     <part>
242     <title>Working with Gentoo</title>
243     <abstract>
244     Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
245 swift 1.103 Portage behaviour etc.
246 swift 1.1 </abstract>
247    
248     <chapter>
249 swift 1.102 <title>A Portage Introduction</title>
250 swift 1.1 <abstract>
251 swift 1.102 This chapter explains the "simple" steps a user definitely needs to know to
252     maintain the software on his system.
253 swift 1.1 </abstract>
254 swift 1.102 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
255 swift 1.1 </chapter>
256    
257     <chapter>
258 swift 1.102 <title>USE flags</title>
259 swift 1.1 <abstract>
260 swift 1.102 USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
261     work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
262 swift 1.1 </abstract>
263 swift 1.102 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
264 swift 1.1 </chapter>
265    
266     <chapter>
267     <title>Portage Features</title>
268     <abstract>
269 swift 1.102 Discover the features Portage has, such as support for distributed compiling,
270     ccache and more.
271 swift 1.1 </abstract>
272 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
273 swift 1.1 </chapter>
274    
275     <chapter>
276     <title>Initscripts</title>
277     <abstract>
278     Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
279     dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
280     these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
281     </abstract>
282 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
283 swift 1.1 </chapter>
284    
285     <chapter>
286     <title>Environment Variables</title>
287     <abstract>
288     With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
289     This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
290     variables.
291     </abstract>
292 swift 1.2 <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
293 swift 1.1 </chapter>
294     </part>
295    
296 swift 1.102 <part>
297     <title>Working with Portage</title>
298     <abstract>
299     "Working with Portage" provides an in-depth coverage of Portage, Gentoo's
300     Software Management Tool.
301     </abstract>
302    
303     <chapter>
304     <title>Files and Directories</title>
305     <abstract>
306 swift 1.104 Once you want to know Portage in-depth you need to know where it stores its
307 swift 1.102 files and data.
308     </abstract>
309     <include href="hb-portage-files.xml"/>
310     </chapter>
311    
312     <chapter>
313     <title>Configuring through Variables</title>
314     <abstract>
315     Portage is completely configurable through various variables you can set in the
316     configuration file or as environment variable.
317     </abstract>
318     <include href="hb-portage-configuration.xml"/>
319     </chapter>
320    
321     <chapter>
322     <title>Mixing Software Branches</title>
323     <abstract>
324     Gentoo provides software separated in several branches, depending on stability
325     and architectural support. "Mixing Software Branches" inform you how these
326     branches can be configured and how you can override this separation
327     individually.
328     </abstract>
329     <include href="hb-portage-branches.xml"/>
330     </chapter>
331    
332     <chapter>
333     <title>Additional Portage Tools</title>
334     <abstract>
335     Portage comes with a few extra tools that might make your Gentoo experience even
336     better. Read on to discover how to use dispatch-conf and other tools.
337     </abstract>
338     <include href="hb-portage-tools.xml"/>
339     </chapter>
340    
341     <chapter>
342     <title>Diverting from the Official Tree</title>
343     <abstract>
344     "Diverting from the Official Tree" gives you some tips and tricks on how to use
345     your own Portage tree, how to synchronise only the categories you want, inject
346     packages and more.
347     </abstract>
348     <include href="hb-portage-diverttree.xml"/>
349     </chapter>
350    
351     <chapter>
352     <title>The Ebuild Application</title>
353     <abstract>
354     In "The Ebuild Application" you are informed about the steps Portage takes while
355     installing software and how you can do this yourself using the ebuild
356     application.
357     </abstract>
358     <include href="hb-portage-ebuild.xml"/>
359     </chapter>
360     </part>
361    
362 swift 1.115 <part>
363     <title>Gentoo Network Configuration</title>
364     <abstract>A comprehensive guide to Networking in Gentoo.</abstract>
365    
366     <chapter>
367     <title>Getting Started</title>
368     <abstract>
369     A guide to quickly get your network interface up and running in most common
370     environments.
371     </abstract>
372     <include href="hb-net-start.xml"/>
373     </chapter>
374    
375     <chapter>
376     <title>Advanced Configuration</title>
377     <abstract>
378     Here we learn about how the configuration works - you need to know this
379     before we learn about modular networking.
380     </abstract>
381     <include href="hb-net-advanced.xml"/>
382     </chapter>
383    
384     <chapter>
385     <title>Modular Networking</title>
386     <abstract>
387     Gentoo provides you flexible networking - here you are told about choosing
388     different DHCP clients, setting up bonding, bridging, VLANs and more.
389     </abstract>
390     <include href="hb-net-modules.xml"/>
391     </chapter>
392    
393     <chapter>
394     <title>Wireless Networking</title>
395     <abstract>
396     Wireless isn't straight-forward. Hopefully we'll get you working!
397     </abstract>
398     <include href="hb-net-wireless.xml"/>
399     </chapter>
400    
401     <chapter>
402     <title>Adding Functionality</title>
403     <abstract>
404     If you're feeling adventurous, you can add your own functions to networking.
405     </abstract>
406     <include href="hb-net-functions.xml"/>
407     </chapter>
408    
409     <chapter>
410     <title>Network Management</title>
411     <abstract>
412     For laptop users or people who move their computer around different networks.
413     </abstract>
414     <include href="hb-net-management.xml"/>
415     </chapter>
416     </part>
417    
418 swift 1.1 </book>

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