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1 swift 1.1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2     <!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
3    
4     <!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
5     <!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
6    
7 swift 1.5 <!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/handbook/hb-install-hppa-bootloader.xml,v 1.4 2004/08/04 13:20:18 cam Exp $ -->
8 swift 1.1
9     <sections>
10     <section>
11     <title>Installing PALO</title>
12     <body>
13    
14     <p>
15     On the PA-RISC platform, the boot loader is called palo. You can find
16     the configuration file in <path>/etc/palo.conf</path>. Here is a sample
17     configuration:
18     </p>
19    
20     <pre caption = "/etc/palo.conf example">
21     --commandline=2/vmlinux root=/dev/sdb2 HOME=/
22     --recoverykernel=/vmlinux.old
23     --init-partitioned=/dev/sdb
24     </pre>
25    
26     <p>
27     The first line tells palo the location of the kernel and which boot
28     parameters it must use. <c>2/vmlinux</c> means the kernel named <c>/vmlinux</c>
29     resides on the second partition. Beware, the path to the kernel is
30     relative to the partition, not to the root of your filesystem.
31     </p>
32    
33     <p>
34     The second line indicates which recovery kernel to use. If it is your
35     first install and you do not have a recovery kernel, please comment this
36     out. The third line indicates on which disk palo will reside.
37     </p>
38    
39     <p>
40     When configuration is done, just run <c>palo</c>.
41     </p>
42    
43     <pre caption = "Applying the PALO configuration">
44     # <i>palo</i>
45     </pre>
46    
47     <p>
48 swift 1.3 Now continue with <uri link="#reboot">Rebooting the System</uri>.
49 swift 1.1 </p>
50    
51     </body>
52     </section>
53 cam 1.4 <section id="reboot">
54 swift 1.3 <title>Rebooting the System</title>
55     <subsection>
56     <body>
57    
58     <p>
59     Exit the chrooted environment and unmount all mounted partitions. Then type in
60     that one magical command you have been waiting for: <c>reboot</c>.
61     </p>
62    
63     <pre caption="Exiting the chroot, unmounting all partitions and rebooting">
64     # <i>exit</i>
65 swift 1.5 cdimage ~# <i>cd</i>
66 swift 1.3 cdimage ~# <i>umount /mnt/gentoo/boot /mnt/gentoo/proc /mnt/gentoo</i>
67     cdimage ~# <i>reboot</i>
68     </pre>
69    
70     <p>
71     Of course, don't forget to remove the bootable CD, otherwise the CD will be
72     booted again instead of your new Gentoo system.
73     </p>
74    
75     <p>
76     Once rebooted in your Gentoo installation, finish up with <uri
77     link="?part=1&amp;chap=11">Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</uri>.
78     </p>
79    
80     </body>
81     </subsection>
82     </section>
83 swift 1.1 </sections>

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