/[gentoo]/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml
Gentoo

Diff of /xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log | View Patch Patch

Revision 1.38 Revision 1.39
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">
3 3
4<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 4<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
5<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 --> 5<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
6 6
7<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml,v 1.38 2004/07/29 16:33:59 swift Exp $ --> 7<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml,v 1.39 2004/08/01 11:20:51 swift Exp $ -->
8 8
9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Filesystem Information</title> 11<title>Filesystem Information</title>
12<subsection> 12<subsection>
13<title>What is fstab?</title> 13<title>What is fstab?</title>
14<body> 14<body>
15 15
16<p> 16<p>
17Under Linux, all partitions used by the system must be listed in 17Under Linux, all partitions used by the system must be listed in
18<path>/etc/fstab</path>. This file contains the mountpoints of those partitions 18<path>/etc/fstab</path>. This file contains the mountpoints of those partitions
19(where they are seen in the file system structure), how they should be mounted 19(where they are seen in the file system structure), how they should be mounted
20(special options) and when (automatically or not, can users mount those or not, 20(special options) and when (automatically or not, can users mount those or not,
21etc.). 21etc.).
22</p> 22</p>
339</p> 339</p>
340 340
341<pre caption="Opening /etc/hosts"> 341<pre caption="Opening /etc/hosts">
342# <i>nano -w /etc/hosts</i> 342# <i>nano -w /etc/hosts</i>
343</pre> 343</pre>
344 344
345<pre caption="Filling in the networking information"> 345<pre caption="Filling in the networking information">
346127.0.0.1 localhost 346127.0.0.1 localhost
347192.168.0.5 jenny.homenetwork jenny 347192.168.0.5 jenny.homenetwork jenny
348192.168.0.6 benny.homenetwork benny 348192.168.0.6 benny.homenetwork benny
349192.168.0.7 tux.homenetwork tux 349192.168.0.7 tux.homenetwork tux
350</pre> 350</pre>
351 351
352<p> 352<p>
353If your system is the only system (or the nameservers handle all name 353If your system is the only system (or the nameservers handle all name
354resolution) a single line is sufficient: 354resolution) a single line is sufficient. For instance, if you want to call your
355system <c>tux.homenetwork</c>:
355</p> 356</p>
356 357
357<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs"> 358<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs">
358127.0.0.1 localhost 359127.0.0.1 tux.homenetwork tux localhost
359</pre> 360</pre>
360 361
361<p> 362<p>
362Save and exit the editor to continue. 363Save and exit the editor to continue.
363</p> 364</p>
364 365
365<p> 366<p>
366If you don't have PCMCIA, you can now continue with <uri 367If you don't have PCMCIA, you can now continue with <uri
367link="#doc_chap3">System Information</uri>. PCMCIA-users should read the 368link="#doc_chap3">System Information</uri>. PCMCIA-users should read the
368following topic on PCMCIA. 369following topic on PCMCIA.
369</p> 370</p>
370 371
371</body> 372</body>
372</subsection> 373</subsection>
373<subsection> 374<subsection>

Legend:
Removed from v.1.38  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.39

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20