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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>
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432<p> 432<p>
433Now compare this output with the appropriate file found on the server where you 433Now compare this output with the appropriate file found on the server where you
434downloaded the ISO (the file will end with .md5). If it is the same, the ISO 434downloaded the ISO (the file will end with .md5). If it is the same, the ISO
435image downloaded correctly. Be sure you have not mounted it (e.g. with Disk 435image downloaded correctly. Be sure you have not mounted it (e.g. with Disk
436Copy) yet! 436Copy) yet!
437</p> 437</p>
438 438
439<p> 439<p>
440More information are available in our <uri 440More information are available in our <uri
441link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ.</uri> 441link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ.</uri>
442</p> 442</p>
443 443
444<p> 444<p>
445To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you 445To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you
446do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and 446do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c>,
447<c>k3b</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri 447<c>k3b</c> and the MacOS burning possibilities here; more information can
448link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri> and the <uri 448be found in our <uri link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri> and
449link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ</uri>. 449the <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ</uri>.
450</p> 450</p>
451 451
452<ul> 452<ul>
453 <li> 453 <li>
454 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace 454 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace
455 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed 455 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed
456 by the path to the ISO file :) 456 by the path to the ISO file :)
457 </li> 457 </li>
458 <li> 458 <li>
459 With k3b, select <c>Tools</c> &gt; <c>CD</c> &gt; <c>Burn Image</c>. Then 459 With k3b, select <c>Tools</c> &gt; <c>CD</c> &gt; <c>Burn Image</c>. Then
460 you can locate your ISO file within the 'Image to Burn' area. Finally click 460 you can locate your ISO file within the 'Image to Burn' area. Finally click
461 <c>Start</c>. 461 <c>Start</c>.
462 </li>
463 <li>
464 With Mac OS X Panther, launch <c>Disk Utility</c> from
465 <path>Applications/Utilities</path>, select <c>Open</c> from the
466 <c>Images</c> menu, select the mounted disk image in the main window and
467 select <c>Burn</c> in the <c>Images</c> menu.
468 </li>
469 <li>
470 With Mac OS X Jaguar, launch <c>Disk Copy</c> from
471 <path>Applications/Utilities</path>, select <c>Burn Image</c> from the
472 <c>File</c> menu, select the ISO and click the <c>Burn</c> button.
462 </li> 473 </li>
463</ul> 474</ul>
464 475
465</body> 476</body>
466</subsection> 477</subsection>
467</section> 478</section>
468<section> 479<section>
469<title>Booting the PPC LiveCD(s)</title> 480<title>Booting the PPC LiveCD(s)</title>
470<subsection> 481<subsection>
471<title>Default: Apple/IBM</title> 482<title>Default: Apple/IBM</title>
472<body> 483<body>
473 484
474<p> 485<p>
475On NewWorld machines place the LiveCD in the CD-ROM and reboot the system. When 486On NewWorld machines place the LiveCD in the CD-ROM and reboot the system. When
476the system-start-bell sounds, simply hold down the 'C' until the CD loads. 487the system-start-bell sounds, simply hold down the 'C' until the CD loads.

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