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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>
34<li> 34<li>
35 You need at least 2 GB of free disk space 35 You need at least 2 GB of free disk space
36</li> 36</li>
37<li> 37<li>
38 If you do not use prebuilt packages, you need at least 300 MB of memory (RAM + 38 If you do not use prebuilt packages, you need at least 300 MB of memory (RAM +
39 swap) 39 swap), if you do use prebuilt packages you need at least 64 MB of memory to boot the system.
40</li> 40</li>
41<li> 41<li>
42 For the <e>PowerPC architecture</e>, you can install Gentoo/PPC on NewWorld machines 42 For the <e>PowerPC architecture</e>, you can install Gentoo/PPC on NewWorld machines
43 having a Power or PowerPC microprocessor, including but not limited to G3, G4 43 having a Power or PowerPC microprocessor, including but not limited to G3, G4
44 or G5 powered Apple computers such as the iMac, the eMac, the iBook, the PowerBook, 44 or G5 powered Apple computers such as the iMac, the eMac, the iBook, the PowerBook,
253<title>Gentoo LiveCDs</title> 253<title>Gentoo LiveCDs</title>
254<body> 254<body>
255 255
256<note> 256<note>
257The Gentoo/PPC 2004.2 release is not official, so you will not find them on the 257The Gentoo/PPC 2004.2 release is not official, so you will not find them on the
258mirrors. Nevertheless we compiled LiveCDs and made them available at <uri 258mirrors. All of our self-organised mirrors are currently down. The only chance
259link="http://www.metadistribution.org/gentoo/2004.2/"/>, <uri 259you can get the LiveCDs is via <uri
260link="ftp://ftp.stw-bonn.de/pub/mirror/gentoo/releases/ppc/2004.2/livecd/"/> and
261via <uri link="http://torrents.gentoo.org/torrents/">BitTorrent</uri>. 260link="http://torrents.gentoo.org/torrents/">BitTorrent</uri>.
262</note> 261</note>
263 262
264<note> 263<note>
265It is known that the Pegasos II will not boot the 2004.2 LiveCD. Please use the 264It is known that the Pegasos II will not boot the 2004.2 LiveCD. Please use the
2662004.1 LiveCD. 2652004.1 LiveCD.
272During the boot process your hardware is detected and the appropriate drivers 271During the boot process your hardware is detected and the appropriate drivers
273are loaded. They are maintained by Gentoo developers. 272are loaded. They are maintained by Gentoo developers.
274</p> 273</p>
275 274
276<p> 275<p>
277All LiveCDs allow you to boot, setup networking, initialize your 276All LiveCDs allow you to boot, set up networking, initialize your
278partitions and start installing Gentoo from the Internet. However, some 277partitions and start installing Gentoo from the Internet. However, some
279LiveCDs also contain all necessary source code so you are able to install 278LiveCDs also contain all necessary source code so you are able to install
280Gentoo without a working network configuration. 279Gentoo without a working network configuration.
281</p> 280</p>
282 281
320 </ti> 319 </ti>
321</tr> 320</tr>
322<tr> 321<tr>
323 <th>-</th> 322 <th>-</th>
324 <ti> 323 <ti>
325 Contains no stages, no portage snapshot, no GRP packages and therefore not 324 Contains no stages, no Portage snapshot, no GRP packages and therefore not
326 suitable for networkless installation 325 suitable for networkless installation
327 </ti> 326 </ti>
328</tr> 327</tr>
329</table> 328</table>
330 329
442link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ.</uri> 441link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ.</uri>
443</p> 442</p>
444 443
445<p> 444<p>
446To 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
447do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and 446do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c>,
448<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
449link="/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
450link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ</uri>. 449the <uri link="/doc/en/gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">PPC FAQ</uri>.
451</p> 450</p>
452 451
453<ul> 452<ul>
454 <li> 453 <li>
455 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
458 </li> 457 </li>
459 <li> 458 <li>
460 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
461 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
462 <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.
463 </li> 473 </li>
464</ul> 474</ul>
465 475
466</body> 476</body>
467</subsection> 477</subsection>
692its password. We use <c>useradd</c> and <c>passwd</c> for these tasks. 702its password. We use <c>useradd</c> and <c>passwd</c> for these tasks.
693In the next example, we create a user called &quot;john&quot;. 703In the next example, we create a user called &quot;john&quot;.
694</p> 704</p>
695 705
696<pre caption="Creating a user account"> 706<pre caption="Creating a user account">
697# <i>useradd john</i> 707# <i>useradd -m -G users john</i>
698# <i>passwd john</i> 708# <i>passwd john</i>
699New password: <comment>(Enter john's password)</comment> 709New password: <comment>(Enter john's password)</comment>
700Re-enter password: <comment>(Re-enter john's password)</comment> 710Re-enter password: <comment>(Re-enter john's password)</comment>
701</pre> 711</pre>
702 712
704You can change your user id from root to the newly created user by using 714You can change your user id from root to the newly created user by using
705<c>su</c>: 715<c>su</c>:
706</p> 716</p>
707 717
708<pre caption="Changing user id"> 718<pre caption="Changing user id">
709# <i>su john -</i> 719# <i>su - john</i>
710</pre> 720</pre>
711 721
712</body> 722</body>
713</subsection> 723</subsection>
714<subsection> 724<subsection>
768<pre caption="Starting the SSH daemon"> 778<pre caption="Starting the SSH daemon">
769# <i>/etc/init.d/sshd start</i> 779# <i>/etc/init.d/sshd start</i>
770</pre> 780</pre>
771 781
772<p> 782<p>
773To be able to use sshd, you first need to setup your networking. Continue with 783To be able to use sshd, you first need to set up your networking. Continue with
774the chapter on <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=3">Configuring your Network</uri>. 784the chapter on <uri link="?part=1&amp;chap=3">Configuring your Network</uri>.
775</p> 785</p>
776 786
777</body> 787</body>
778</subsection> 788</subsection>

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