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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>
266</p> 266</p>
267 267
268<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net"> 268<pre caption="Examples for /etc/conf.d/net">
269<comment>(For DHCP)</comment> 269<comment>(For DHCP)</comment>
270iface_eth0="dhcp" 270iface_eth0="dhcp"
271<comment>Some network admins require that you use the</comment> 271<comment># Some network admins require that you use the</comment>
272<comment>hostname and domainname provided by the DHCP server.</comment> 272<comment># hostname and domainname provided by the DHCP server.</comment>
273<comment>In that case, add the following to let dhcpcd use them.</comment> 273<comment># In that case, add the following to let dhcpcd use them.</comment>
274<comment>That will override your own hostname and domainname definitions.</comment> 274<comment># That will override your own hostname and domainname definitions.</comment>
275dhcpcd_eth0="-HD" 275dhcpcd_eth0="-HD"
276<comment>If you intend on using NTP to keep your machine clock synchronized, use</comment> 276<comment># If you intend on using NTP to keep your machine clock synchronized, use</comment>
277<comment>the -N option to prevent dhcpcd from overwriting your /etc/ntp.conf file</comment> 277<comment># the -N option to prevent dhcpcd from overwriting your /etc/ntp.conf file</comment>
278dhcpcd_eth0="-N" 278dhcpcd_eth0="-N"
279 279
280<comment>(For static IP)</comment> 280<comment>(For static IP)</comment>
281iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0" 281iface_eth0="192.168.0.2 broadcast 192.168.0.255 netmask 255.255.255.0"
282gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1" 282gateway="eth0/192.168.0.1"
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>
378pcmcia-cs is only available for x86, amd64 and ppc platforms. 379pcmcia-cs is only available for x86, amd64 and ppc platforms.
379</note> 380</note>
380 381
381<p> 382<p>
382PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package. The 383PCMCIA-users should first install the <c>pcmcia-cs</c> package. The
383<c>USE="-X"</c> is necessary to avoid installing XFree86 at this moment: 384<c>USE="-X"</c> is necessary to avoid installing xorg-x11 at this moment:
384</p> 385</p>
385 386
386<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs"> 387<pre caption="Installing pcmcia-cs">
387# <i>USE="-X" emerge pcmcia-cs</i> 388# <i>USE="-X" emerge pcmcia-cs</i>
388</pre> 389</pre>
398 399
399</body> 400</body>
400</subsection> 401</subsection>
401</section> 402</section>
402<section> 403<section>
404<title>System Information</title>
405<subsection>
406<title>Root Password</title>
407<body>
408
409<p>
410First we set the root password by typing:
411</p>
412
413<pre caption="Setting the root password">
414# <i>passwd</i>
415</pre>
416
417<p>
418If you want root to be able to log on through the serial console, add
419<c>tts/0</c> to <path>/etc/securetty</path>:
420</p>
421
422<pre caption="Adding tts/0 to /etc/securetty">
423# <i>echo "tts/0" &gt;&gt; /etc/securetty</i>
424</pre>
425
426</body>
427</subsection>
428<subsection>
403<title>System Information</title> 429<title>System Information</title>
404<body> 430<body>
405 431
406<p> 432<p>
407Gentoo uses <path>/etc/rc.conf</path> for general, system-wide configuration. 433Gentoo uses <path>/etc/rc.conf</path> for general, system-wide configuration.
430to set a mac/ppc keymap in <path>rc.conf</path>. 456to set a mac/ppc keymap in <path>rc.conf</path>.
431</p> 457</p>
432 458
433<p> 459<p>
434When you're finished configuring <path>/etc/rc.conf</path>, save and exit, then 460When you're finished configuring <path>/etc/rc.conf</path>, save and exit, then
435continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=9">Configuring the Bootloader</uri>. 461continue with <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=9">Installing Necessary System
462Tools</uri>.
436</p> 463</p>
437 464
438</body> 465</body>
466</subsection>
439</section> 467</section>
440</sections> 468</sections>

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