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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 PPC), 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
89/dev/hda1 /boot ext2 noauto 1 2 89/dev/hda1 /boot ext2 noauto 1 2
90</pre> 90</pre>
91 91
92<p> 92<p>
93Now, to improve performance, most users would want to add the <c>noatime</c> 93Now, to improve performance, most users would want to add the <c>noatime</c>
94option as a mountoption, which results in a faster system since access times 94option as mountoption, which results in a faster system since access times
95aren't registered (you don't need those generally anyway): 95aren't registered (you don't need those generally anyway):
96</p> 96</p>
97 97
98<pre caption="An improved /boot line for /etc/fstab"> 98<pre caption="An improved /boot line for /etc/fstab">
99/dev/hda1 /boot ext2 noauto,noatime 1 2 99/dev/hda1 /boot ext2 noauto,noatime 1 2
165<body> 165<body>
166 166
167<p> 167<p>
168One of the choices the user has to make is name his PC. This seems to be quite 168One of the choices the user has to make is name his PC. This seems to be quite
169easy, but <e>lots</e> of users are having difficulties finding the appropriate 169easy, but <e>lots</e> of users are having difficulties finding the appropriate
170name for their Linux PC. To speed things up, know that any name you choose can 170name for their Linux-pc. To speed things up, know that any name you choose can
171be changed afterwards. For all we care, you can just call your system 171be changed afterwards. For all we care, you can just call your system
172<c>tux</c> and domain <c>homenetwork</c>. 172<c>tux</c> and domain <c>homenetwork</c>.
173</p> 173</p>
174 174
175<p> 175<p>
211<title>Configuring your Network</title> 211<title>Configuring your Network</title>
212<body> 212<body>
213 213
214<p> 214<p>
215Before you get that "Hey, we've had that already"-feeling, you should remember 215Before you get that "Hey, we've had that already"-feeling, you should remember
216that the networking you set up in the beginning of the Gentoo installation was 216that the networking you set up in the beginning of the gentoo installation was
217just for the installation. Right now you are going to configure networking for 217just for the installation. Right now you are going to configure networking for
218your Gentoo system permanently. 218your Gentoo system permanently.
219</p> 219</p>
220 220
221<p> 221<p>
257gateway 192.168.0.1 while the third one just activates the interface for 257gateway 192.168.0.1 while the third one just activates the interface for
258rp-pppoe usage: 258rp-pppoe usage:
259</p> 259</p>
260 260
261<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net"> 261<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net">
262<comment>(For DHCP:)</comment> 262<comment>(For DHCP)</comment>
263iface_eth0="dhcp" 263iface_eth0="dhcp"
264 264
265<comment>(For static IP:)</comment> 265<comment>(For static IP)</comment>
266iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0" 266iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0"
267gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1" 267gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1"
268 268
269<comment>(For rp-pppoe:)</comment> 269<comment>(For rp-pppoe)</comment>
270iface_eth0="up" 270iface_eth0="up"
271</pre> 271</pre>
272 272
273<p> 273<p>
274If you have several network interfaces, create extra <c>iface_eth</c> variables, 274If 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 338If your system is the only system (or the nameservers handle all name
339resolution) a single line is sufficient: 339resolution) a single line is sufficient:
340</p> 340</p>
341 341
342<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs"> 342<pre caption="/etc/hosts for lonely or fully integrated PCs">
343127.0.0.1 localhost tux 343127.0.0.1 localhost
344</pre> 344</pre>
345 345
346<p> 346<p>
347Save and exit the editor to continue. 347Save and exit the editor to continue.
348</p> 348</p>
358<subsection> 358<subsection>
359<title>Optional: Get PCMCIA Working</title> 359<title>Optional: Get PCMCIA Working</title>
360<body> 360<body>
361 361
362<p> 362<p>
363PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package: 363PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package. The
364<c>USE="-X"</c> is necessary to avoid installing XFree86 at this moment:
364</p> 365</p>
365 366
366<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs"> 367<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs">
367# <i>emerge --usepkg pcmcia-cs</i> 368# <i>USE="-X" emerge pcmcia-cs</i>
368</pre> 369</pre>
369 370
370<p> 371<p>
371When <c>pcmcia-cs</c> is installed, add <c>pcmcia</c> to the <e>default</e> 372When <c>pcmcia-cs</c> is installed, add <c>pcmcia</c> to the <e>default</e>
372runlevel: 373runlevel:
403Users of USB-based SPARC systems and SPARC clones might need to select an i386 404Users of USB-based SPARC systems and SPARC clones might need to select an i386
404keymap (such as "us") instead of "sunkeymap". 405keymap (such as "us") instead of "sunkeymap".
405</note> 406</note>
406 407
407<p> 408<p>
409PPC uses x86 keymaps on most systems. Users who want to be able to use ADB
410keymaps on boot have to enable ADB keycode sendings in their kernel and have to
411set a mac/ppc keymap in <path>rc.conf</path>.
412</p>
413
414<p>
408When you're finished configuring <path>/etc/rc.conf</path>, save and exit, then 415When 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>. 416continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=9">Configuring the Bootloader</uri>.
410</p> 417</p>
411 418
412</body> 419</body>

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