/[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 1.16 Revision 1.17
1<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 1<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
2<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 --> 2<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
3 3
4<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml,v 1.16 2004/01/04 17:33:58 swift Exp $ --> 4<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-config.xml,v 1.17 2004/01/06 10:08:38 swift Exp $ -->
5 5
6<sections> 6<sections>
7<section> 7<section>
8<title>Timezone</title> 8<title>Timezone</title>
9<body> 9<body>
41<subsection> 41<subsection>
42<title>Creating /etc/fstab</title> 42<title>Creating /etc/fstab</title>
43<body> 43<body>
44 44
45<p> 45<p>
46<path>/etc/fstab</path> uses a special syntaxis. Every line consists of six 46<path>/etc/fstab</path> uses a special syntax. Every line consists of six
47fields, separated by whitespace (space(s), tabs or a mixture). Each field has 47fields, separated by whitespace (space(s), tabs or a mixture). Each field has
48its own meaning: 48its own meaning:
49</p> 49</p>
50 50
51<ul> 51<ul>
69<li> 69<li>
70 The fifth field is used by <c>dump</c> to determine if the partition needs to 70 The fifth field is used by <c>dump</c> to determine if the partition needs to
71 be <b>dump</b>ed or not. You can generally leave this as <c>0</c> (zero). 71 be <b>dump</b>ed or not. You can generally leave this as <c>0</c> (zero).
72</li> 72</li>
73<li> 73<li>
74 The sixth field is used by <c>fsck</c> the order in which filesystems should 74 The sixth field is used by <c>fsck</c> to determine the order in which
75 be <b>check</b>ed if the system wasn't shut down properly. The root filesystem 75 filesystems should be <b>check</b>ed if the system wasn't shut down properly.
76 should have <c>1</c> while the rest should have <c>2</c> (or <c>0</c> in case 76 The root filesystem should have <c>1</c> while the rest should have <c>2</c>
77 a filesystem check isn't necessary). 77 (or <c>0</c> in case a filesystem check isn't necessary).
78</li> 78</li>
79</ul> 79</ul>
80 80
81<p> 81<p>
82So start <c>nano</c> (or your favorite editor) to create your 82So start <c>nano</c> (or your favorite editor) to create your
86<pre caption="Opening /etc/fstab"> 86<pre caption="Opening /etc/fstab">
87# <i>nano -w /etc/fstab</i> 87# <i>nano -w /etc/fstab</i>
88</pre> 88</pre>
89 89
90<p> 90<p>
91Lets take a look at how we write down the options for the <path>/boot</path> 91Let us take a look at how we write down the options for the <path>/boot</path>
92partition. This is just an example, so if your architecture doesn't require a 92partition. This is just an example, so if your architecture doesn't require a
93<path>/boot</path> partition, don't copy it verbatim. 93<path>/boot</path> partition, don't copy it verbatim.
94</p> 94</p>
95 95
96<p> 96<p>
264link="?part=1&amp;chap=3#doc_chap4_sect3">Understanding Network 264link="?part=1&amp;chap=3#doc_chap4_sect3">Understanding Network
265Terminology</uri> if you haven't done so already. 265Terminology</uri> if you haven't done so already.
266</p> 266</p>
267 267
268<p> 268<p>
269So lets give two examples; the first one uses DHCP, the second one a static IP 269So let us give two examples; the first one uses DHCP, the second one a static IP
270(192.168.0.2) with netmask 255.255.255.0, broadcast 192.168.0.255 and gateway 270(192.168.0.2) with netmask 255.255.255.0, broadcast 192.168.0.255 and gateway
271192.168.0.1: 271192.168.0.1:
272</p> 272</p>
273 273
274<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net"> 274<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net">

Legend:
Removed from v.1.16  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.17

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20