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11<version>2.9</version> 11<version>2.10</version>
12<date>2005-10-06</date> 12<date>2005-11-21</date>
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14<section> 14<section>
15<title>Timezone</title> 15<title>Timezone</title>
16<body> 16<body>
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18<p> 18<p>
19You first need to select your timezone so that your system knows where it is 19You first need to select your timezone so that your system knows where it is
20located. Look for your timezone in <path>/usr/share/zoneinfo</path>, then make 20located. Look for your timezone in <path>/usr/share/zoneinfo</path>, then copy
21a symlink to <path>/etc/localtime</path> using <c>ln</c>. Please avoid the 21it to <path>/etc/localtime</path>. Please avoid the
22<path>/usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/GMT*</path> timezones as their names do not 22<path>/usr/share/zoneinfo/Etc/GMT*</path> timezones as their names do not
23indicate the expected zones. For instance, <path>GMT-8</path> is in fact GMT+8. 23indicate the expected zones. For instance, <path>GMT-8</path> is in fact GMT+8.
24</p> 24</p>
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26<pre caption="Setting the timezone information"> 26<pre caption="Setting the timezone information">
27# <i>ls /usr/share/zoneinfo</i> 27# <i>ls /usr/share/zoneinfo</i>
28<comment>(Suppose you want to use GMT)</comment> 28<comment>(Suppose you want to use GMT)</comment>
29# <i>ln -sf /usr/share/zoneinfo/GMT /etc/localtime</i> 29# <i>cp /usr/share/zoneinfo/GMT /etc/localtime</i>
30</pre> 30</pre>
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32</body> 32</body>
33</section> 33</section>
34<section> 34<section>
53Choose your kernel source and install it using <c>emerge</c>. 53Choose your kernel source and install it using <c>emerge</c>.
54</p> 54</p>
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56<p> 56<p>
57In the next example we install the <c>vanilla-sources</c>. 57In the next example we install the <c>vanilla-sources</c>.
58Of course substitute with your choice of sources, this is merely an example: 58Of course substitute with your choice of sources, this is merely an example.
59The <c>USE="-doc"</c> is necessary to avoid installing xorg-x11 or other
60dependencies at this point:
59</p> 61</p>
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61<pre caption="Installing a kernel source"> 63<pre caption="Installing a kernel source">
62# <i>emerge vanilla-sources</i> 64# <i>USE="-doc" emerge vanilla-sources</i>
63</pre> 65</pre>
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65<p> 67<p>
66When you take a look in <path>/usr/src</path> you should see a symlink called 68When you take a look in <path>/usr/src</path> you should see a symlink called
67<path>linux</path> pointing to your kernel source: 69<path>linux</path> pointing to your kernel source:

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