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1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?> 1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
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9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Hardware Requirements</title> 11<title>Hardware Requirements</title>
12<subsection> 12<subsection>
13<title>Introduction</title> 13<title>Introduction</title>
14<body> 14<body>
15 15
16<p> 16<p>
17Before we start, we first list what hardware requirements you need to 17Before we start, we first list what hardware requirements you need to
18successfully install Gentoo on your box. This of course depends on your 18successfully install Gentoo on your box. This of course depends on your
19architecture. 19architecture.
20</p> 20</p>
21 21
22</body> 22</body>
478</p> 478</p>
479 479
480<pre caption="Creating a user account"> 480<pre caption="Creating a user account">
481# <i>useradd john</i> 481# <i>useradd john</i>
482# <i>passwd john</i> 482# <i>passwd john</i>
483New password: <comment>(Enter john's password)</comment> 483New password: <comment>(Enter john's password)</comment>
484Re-enter password: <comment>(Re-enter john's password)</comment> 484Re-enter password: <comment>(Re-enter john's password)</comment>
485</pre> 485</pre>
486 486
487<p> 487<p>
488You can change your user id from root to the newly created user by using 488You can change your user id from root to the newly created user by using
489<c>su</c>: 489<c>su</c>:
490</p> 490</p>
491 491
492<pre caption="Changing user id"> 492<pre caption="Changing user id">
493# <i>su john -</i> 493# <i>su - john</i>
494</pre> 494</pre>
495 495
496</body> 496</body>
497</subsection> 497</subsection>
498<subsection> 498<subsection>
499<title>Optional: Viewing Documentation while Installing</title> 499<title>Optional: Viewing Documentation while Installing</title>
500<body> 500<body>
501 501
502<p> 502<p>
503If you want to view the Gentoo Handbook (either from-CD or online) during the 503If you want to view the Gentoo Handbook (either from-CD or online) during the
504installation, make sure you have created a user account (see <uri 504installation, make sure you have created a user account (see <uri
505link="#useraccouts">Optional: User Accounts</uri>). Then press <c>Alt-F2</c> to 505link="#useraccouts">Optional: User Accounts</uri>). Then press <c>Alt-F2</c> to
506go to a new terminal and log in. 506go to a new terminal and log in.
507</p> 507</p>
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