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44available at the <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-kernel.xml">Gentoo Kernel 44available at the <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-kernel.xml">Gentoo Kernel
45Guide</uri>. 45Guide</uri>.
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49For ARM systems, the available kernels are <c>vanilla-sources</c> (the default 49For ARM systems, we will use <c>gentoo-sources</c> (contains additional patches
50kernel source as distributed from <uri link="http://kernel.org/">kernel.org</uri> 50for performance and stability).
51and <c>gentoo-sources</c> (contains additional patches for performance and
52stability).
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55<p> 51</p>
56Choose your kernel source and install it using <c>emerge</c>. The 52
57<c>USE="-doc"</c> is necessary to avoid installing xorg-x11 or other 53<p>
58dependencies at this point. <c>USE="symlink"</c> is not necessary for a new 54Now install it using <c>emerge</c>.
59install, but ensures proper creation of the <path>/usr/src/linux</path>
60symlink.
61</p> 55</p>
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63<pre caption="Installing a kernel source"> 57<pre caption="Installing a kernel source">
64# <i>USE="-doc symlink" emerge gentoo-sources</i> 58# <i>emerge gentoo-sources</i>
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68When you take a look in <path>/usr/src</path> you should see a symlink called 62When you take a look in <path>/usr/src</path> you should see a symlink called
69<path>linux</path> pointing to your kernel source. In this case, the installed 63<path>linux</path> pointing to your kernel source. In this case, the installed

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