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6<sections> 6<sections>
7<section> 7<section>
8<title>User Administration</title> 8<title>User Administration</title>
9<subsection> 9<subsection>
14Before you forget, set the root password by typing: 14Before you forget, set the root password by typing:
15</p> 15</p>
16 16
17<pre caption="Setting the root password"> 17<pre caption="Setting the root password">
18# <i>passwd</i> 18# <i>passwd</i>
19</pre>
20
21<p>
22If you want root to be able to log on through the serial console, add
23<c>ttyS0</c> to <path>/etc/securetty</path>.
24</p>
25
26<pre caption="Adding ttyS0 to /etc/securetty">
27# <i>echo "ttyS0" &gt;&gt; /etc/securetty</i>
19</pre> 28</pre>
20 29
21</body> 30</body>
22</subsection> 31</subsection>
23<subsection> 32<subsection>
80</p> 89</p>
81 90
82<p> 91<p>
83OldWorld PPC users will boot in MacOS since their bootloader 92OldWorld PPC users will boot in MacOS since their bootloader
84isn't installed yet. Those users should read <uri 93isn't installed yet. Those users should read <uri
85link="#doc_chap2_sect2">Optional: Configuring BootX</uri>. GRP users can 94link="#doc_chap2_sect2">Optional: Configuring BootX</uri>. MIPS users will have
86continue with <uri link="#doc_chap2_sect3">Optional: Install Extra 95to do some more tweaking in their MIPS PROM to get Gentoo to work. Those users
96should read <uri link="#doc_chap2_sect3">Optional: Getting Gentoo/MIPS to
97Work</uri>. GRP users can continue with <uri link="#doc_chap2_sect4">Optional:
87Packages</uri>, all the rest can finish up with <uri 98Install Extra Packages</uri>, all the rest can finish up with <uri
88link="?part=1&amp;chap=12">Where to go from here?</uri>. 99link="?part=1&amp;chap=12">Where to go from here?</uri>.
89</p> 100</p>
90 101
91</body> 102</body>
92</subsection> 103</subsection>
122</p> 133</p>
123 134
124</body> 135</body>
125</subsection> 136</subsection>
126<subsection> 137<subsection>
138<title>Optional: Getting Gentoo/MIPS to Work</title>
139<body>
140
141<p>
142When you are rebooted, go to the <e>System Maintenance Menu</e> and select
143<e>Enter Command Monitor</e> (<c>5</c>). If you want to test your new Gentoo
144installation, you can just run <c>boot -f &lt;kernel name&gt;</c>. To have your
145system permanently boot into the Gentoo installation, you need to set some
146variables in the MIPS PROM:
147</p>
148
149<pre caption="Configuring the PROM to Boot Gentoo">
1501) Start System
1512) Install System Software
1523) Run Diagnostics
1534) Recover System
1545) Enter Command Monitor
155
156Option? <i>5</i>
157Command Monitor. Type "exit" to return to the menu.
158
159<comment>(&lt;root device&gt; = Gentoo's root partition, e.g. /dev/sda3)</comment>
160&gt;&gt; <i>setenv OSLoadPartition &lt;root device&gt;</i>
161
162<comment>(To list the available kernels, type "ls")</comment>
163&gt;&gt; <i>setenv OSLoader &lt;kernel name&gt;</i>
164&gt;&gt; <i>setenv OSLoadFilename &lt;kernel name&gt;</i>
165
166<comment>(Declare the kernel parameters you want to pass)</comment>
167&gt;&gt; <i>setenv OSLoadOptions &lt;kernel parameters&gt;</i>
168
169<comment>(Provide the location of the Volume Header)</comment>
170&gt;&gt; <i>setenv SystemPartition scsi(0)disk(1)rdisk(0)partition(8)</i>
171
172<comment>(Automatically boot Gentoo)</comment>
173&gt;&gt; <i>setenv AutoLoad Yes</i>
174
175<comment>(Set the timezone)</comment>
176&gt;&gt; <i>setenv TimeZone EST5EDT</i>
177
178<comment>(Use the serial console - graphic adapter users should have "g" instead of "d1" (one))</comment>
179&gt;&gt; <i>setenv console d1</i>
180</pre>
181
182<p>
183Now you're ready to enjoy Gentoo!
184</p>
185
186</body>
187</subsection>
188<subsection>
127<title>Optional: Install Extra Packages</title> 189<title>Optional: Install Extra Packages</title>
128<body> 190<body>
129 191
130<impo> 192<impo>
131This part is for GRP users only. Other users should skip this part and continue 193This part is for GRP users only. Other users should skip this part and continue

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