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9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Filesystem Information</title> 11<title>Filesystem Information</title>
12<subsection> 12<subsection>
73</pre> 73</pre>
74 74
75<p> 75<p>
76Let us take a look at how we write down the options for the <path>/boot</path> 76Let us take a look at how we write down the options for the <path>/boot</path>
77partition. This is just an example, so if your architecture doesn't require a 77partition. This is just an example, so if your architecture doesn't require a
78<path>/boot</path> partition, don't copy it verbatim. 78<path>/boot</path> partition (such as <b>PPC</b>), don't copy it verbatim.
79</p> 79</p>
80 80
81<p> 81<p>
82In our default x86 partitioning example <path>/boot</path> is the 82In our default x86 partitioning example <path>/boot</path> is the
83<path>/dev/hda1</path> partition, with <c>ext2</c> as filesystem. It shouldn't 83<path>/dev/hda1</path> partition, with <c>ext2</c> as filesystem. It shouldn't
133<c>user</c> makes it possible for non-root users to mount the CD. 133<c>user</c> makes it possible for non-root users to mount the CD.
134</p> 134</p>
135 135
136<p> 136<p>
137Now use the above example to create your <path>/etc/fstab</path>. If you are a 137Now use the above example to create your <path>/etc/fstab</path>. If you are a
138SPARC-user, you should add the following line to your <path>/etc/fstab</path> 138<b>SPARC</b>-user, you should add the following line to your
139<path>/etc/fstab</path>
139too: 140too:
140</p> 141</p>
141 142
142<pre caption="Adding openprom filesystem to /etc/fstab"> 143<pre caption="Adding openprom filesystem to /etc/fstab">
143none /proc/openprom openpromfs defaults 0 0 144none /proc/openprom openpromfs defaults 0 0
163<subsection> 164<subsection>
164<title>Hostname, Domainname etc.</title> 165<title>Hostname, Domainname etc.</title>
165<body> 166<body>
166 167
167<p> 168<p>
168One of the choices the user has to make is name his PC. This seems to be quite 169One of the choices the user has to make is name his/her PC. This seems to be
169easy, but <e>lots</e> of users are having difficulties finding the appropriate 170quite easy, but <e>lots</e> of users are having difficulties finding the
170name for their Linux-pc. To speed things up, know that any name you choose can 171appropriate name for their Linux-pc. To speed things up, know that any name you
171be changed afterwards. For all we care, you can just call your system 172choose can be changed afterwards. For all we care, you can just call your system
172<c>tux</c> and domain <c>homenetwork</c>. 173<c>tux</c> and domain <c>homenetwork</c>.
173</p> 174</p>
174 175
175<p> 176<p>
176We use these values in the next examples. First we set the hostname: 177We use these values in the next examples. First we set the hostname:
257gateway 192.168.0.1 while the third one just activates the interface for 258gateway 192.168.0.1 while the third one just activates the interface for
258rp-pppoe usage: 259rp-pppoe usage:
259</p> 260</p>
260 261
261<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net"> 262<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net">
262<comment>(For DHCP:)</comment> 263<comment>(For DHCP)</comment>
263iface_eth0="dhcp" 264iface_eth0="dhcp"
264 265
265<comment>(For static IP:)</comment> 266<comment>(For static IP)</comment>
266iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0" 267iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0"
267gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1" 268gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1"
268 269
269<comment>(For rp-pppoe:)</comment> 270<comment>(For rp-pppoe)</comment>
270iface_eth0="up" 271iface_eth0="up"
271</pre> 272</pre>
272 273
273<p> 274<p>
274If you have several network interfaces, create extra <c>iface_eth</c> variables, 275If you have several network interfaces, create extra <c>iface_eth</c> variables,
338If your system is the only system (or the nameservers handle all name 339If your system is the only system (or the nameservers handle all name
339resolution) a single line is sufficient: 340resolution) a single line is sufficient:
340</p> 341</p>
341 342
342<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs"> 343<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs">
343127.0.0.1 localhost tux 344127.0.0.1 localhost
344</pre> 345</pre>
345 346
346<p> 347<p>
347Save and exit the editor to continue. 348Save and exit the editor to continue.
348</p> 349</p>
357</subsection> 358</subsection>
358<subsection> 359<subsection>
359<title>Optional: Get PCMCIA Working</title> 360<title>Optional: Get PCMCIA Working</title>
360<body> 361<body>
361 362
363<note>
364pcmcia-cs is only available for x86, amd64 and ppc platforms.
365</note>
366
362<p> 367<p>
363PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package: 368PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package. The
369<c>USE="-X"</c> is necessary to avoid installing XFree86 at this moment:
364</p> 370</p>
365 371
366<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs"> 372<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs">
367# <i>emerge --usepkg pcmcia-cs</i> 373# <i>USE="-X" emerge pcmcia-cs</i>
368</pre> 374</pre>
369 375
370<p> 376<p>
371When <c>pcmcia-cs</c> is installed, add <c>pcmcia</c> to the <e>default</e> 377When <c>pcmcia-cs</c> is installed, add <c>pcmcia</c> to the <e>default</e>
372runlevel: 378runlevel:
398you select the wrong <c>KEYMAP</c> you will get weird results when typing on 404you select the wrong <c>KEYMAP</c> you will get weird results when typing on
399your keyboard. 405your keyboard.
400</p> 406</p>
401 407
402<note> 408<note>
403Users of USB-based SPARC systems and SPARC clones might need to select an i386 409Users of USB-based <b>SPARC</b> systems and <b>SPARC</b> clones might need to
404keymap (such as "us") instead of "sunkeymap". 410select an i386 keymap (such as "us") instead of "sunkeymap".
405</note> 411</note>
412
413<p>
414<b>PPC</b> uses x86 keymaps on most systems. Users who want to be able to use
415ADB keymaps on boot have to enable ADB keycode sendings in their kernel and have
416to set a mac/ppc keymap in <path>rc.conf</path>.
417</p>
406 418
407<p> 419<p>
408When you're finished configuring <path>/etc/rc.conf</path>, save and exit, then 420When you're finished configuring <path>/etc/rc.conf</path>, save and exit, then
409continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=9">Configuring the Bootloader</uri>. 421continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=9">Configuring the Bootloader</uri>.
410</p> 422</p>

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