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9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Hardware Requirements</title> 11<title>Hardware Requirements</title>
12<subsection> 12<subsection>
13<title>Introduction</title> 13<title>Introduction</title>
14<body> 14<body>
15 15
16<p> 16<p>
17Before we start, we first list what hardware requirements you need to 17Before we start, we first list what hardware requirements you need to
18successfully install Gentoo on your box. This of course depends on your 18successfully install Gentoo on your box. This of course depends on your
19architecture. 19architecture.
20</p> 20</p>
21 21
22</body> 22</body>
419 419
420<p> 420<p>
421Now verify the signature: 421Now verify the signature:
422</p> 422</p>
423 423
424<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature"> 424<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature">
425$ <i>gpg --verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i> 425$ <i>gpg --verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i>
426<comment>(If everything goes well, you should see something like this:)</comment> 426<comment>(If everything goes well, you should see something like this:)</comment>
427gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 19 18:54:40 2004 EDT using DSA key ID 19462D47 427gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 19 18:54:40 2004 EDT using DSA key ID 19462D47
428gpg: Good signature from "John Davis (Gentoo Linux Developer) &lt;zhen@gentoo.org&gt;" 428gpg: Good signature from "John Davis (Gentoo Linux Developer) &lt;zhen@gentoo.org&gt;"
429gpg: aka "Gentoo Linux Release Engineering &lt;releng@gentoo.org&gt;" 429gpg: aka "Gentoo Linux Release Engineering &lt;releng@gentoo.org&gt;"
430</pre> 430</pre>
431 431
432<p> 432<p>
433To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you 433To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you
434do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss a couple of popular 434do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and
435tools on how to do this. 435<c>K3B</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri
436link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri>.
436</p> 437</p>
437 438
438<ul> 439<ul>
439 <li>
440 With EasyCD Creator you select <c>File</c>, <c>Record CD
441 from CD image</c>. Then you change the <c>Files of type</c> to <c>ISO image
442 file</c>. Then locate the ISO file and click <c>Open</c>. When you click on
443 <c>Start recording</c> the ISO image will be burned correctly onto the CD-R.
444 </li>
445 <li>
446 With Nero Burning ROM, select <c>File</c>, <c>Burn CD image</c>. Set the
447 type of file to <c>*.*</c> and select the ISO file. Older versions of Nero
448 will tell you they don't recognize the format -- confirm here, it does
449 recognize it but doesn't know it yet :) In the next dialog, set the
450 following parameters:
451 <ul>
452 <li>Type of image: <c>Data Mode 1</c></li>
453 <li>Block size: <c>2048 bytes</c></li>
454 <li>File precursor and length of the image trailer: <c>0 bytes</c></li>
455 <li>Scrambled: <c>no</c></li>
456 <li>Swapped: <c>no</c></li>
457 </ul>
458 Now click on <c>OK</c> and then <c>Burn</c> (the CD-R)
459 </li>
460 <li> 440 <li>
461 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace 441 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace
462 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed 442 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed
463 by the path to the ISO file :) 443 by the path to the ISO file :)
464 </li> 444 </li>
465 <li> 445 <li>
466 With K3B, select <c>Tools</c> &gt; <c>CD</c> &gt; <c>Burn Image</c>. Then 446 With K3B, select <c>Tools</c> &gt; <c>CD</c> &gt; <c>Burn Image</c>. Then
467 you can locate your ISO file within the 'Image to Burn' area. Finally click 447 you can locate your ISO file within the 'Image to Burn' area. Finally click
468 <c>Start</c>. 448 <c>Start</c>.
469 </li> 449 </li>
470 <li>
471 With Mac OS X Panther, launch <c>Disk Utility</c> from
472 <path>Applications/Utilities</path>, select <c>Open</c> from the
473 <c>Images</c> menu, select the mounted disk image in the main window and
474 select <c>Burn</c> in the <c>Images</c> menu.
475 </li>
476 <li>
477 With Mac OS X Jaguar, launch <c>Disk Copy</c> from
478 <path>Applications/Utilities</path>, select <c>Burn Image</c> from the
479 <c>File</c> menu, select the ISO and click the <c>Burn</c> button.
480 </li>
481</ul> 450</ul>
482 451
483</body> 452</body>
484</subsection> 453</subsection>
485</section> 454</section>
486<section> 455<section>
487<title>Booting the PPC LiveCD(s)</title> 456<title>Booting the PPC LiveCD(s)</title>
488<subsection> 457<subsection>
489<title>Default: Apple/IBM</title> 458<title>Default: Apple/IBM</title>
490<body> 459<body>
491 460
492<p> 461<p>
493Place the LiveCD in the CD-ROM and reboot the system. Hold down the 'C' key at 462Place the LiveCD in the CD-ROM and reboot the system. Hold down the 'C' key at
494bootup (or run an OldWorld bootloader like BootX or quik). You will be greeted 463bootup (or run an OldWorld bootloader like BootX or quik). You will be greeted
495by a friendly welcome message and a <e>boot:</e> prompt at the bottom of the 464by a friendly welcome message and a <e>boot:</e> prompt at the bottom of the

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