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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>
110power users who know what they are doing. It is also a great 110power users who know what they are doing. It is also a great
111installation method for those who would like to know more about the 111installation method for those who would like to know more about the
112inner workings of Gentoo Linux. 112inner workings of Gentoo Linux.
113</p> 113</p>
114 114
115<p>
116A <e>stage1</e> installation can only be performed when you have a working
117Internet connection.
118</p>
119
115<table> 120<table>
116<tr> 121<tr>
117 <th>Stage1</th> 122 <th>Stage1</th>
118 <th>Pros and Cons</th> 123 <th>Pros and Cons</th>
119</tr> 124</tr>
138</tr> 143</tr>
139<tr> 144<tr>
140 <th>-</th> 145 <th>-</th>
141 <ti> 146 <ti>
142 If you don't intend to tweak the settings, it is probably a waste of time 147 If you don't intend to tweak the settings, it is probably a waste of time
148 </ti>
149</tr>
150<tr>
151 <th>-</th>
152 <ti>
153 Not suitable for networkless installations
143 </ti> 154 </ti>
144</tr> 155</tr>
145</table> 156</table>
146 157
147<p> 158<p>
148<e>Stage2</e> installs allow you to skip the bootstrap process and doing this 159<e>Stage2</e> installs allow you to skip the bootstrap process and doing this
149is fine if you are happy with the optimization settings that we chose 160is fine if you are happy with the optimization settings that we chose
150for your particular <e>stage2</e> tarball. 161for your particular <e>stage2</e> tarball.
151</p> 162</p>
152 163
164<p>
165A <e>stage2</e> installation can only be performed when you have a working
166Internet connection.
167</p>
168
153<table> 169<table>
154<tr> 170<tr>
155 <th>Stage2</th> 171 <th>Stage2</th>
156 <th>Pros and Cons</th> 172 <th>Pros and Cons</th>
157</tr> 173</tr>
176 <ti>It's not the fastest way to install Gentoo</ti> 192 <ti>It's not the fastest way to install Gentoo</ti>
177</tr> 193</tr>
178<tr> 194<tr>
179 <th>-</th> 195 <th>-</th>
180 <ti>You have to accept the optimizations we chose for the bootstrap</ti> 196 <ti>You have to accept the optimizations we chose for the bootstrap</ti>
197</tr>
198<tr>
199 <th>-</th>
200 <ti>
201 Not suitable for networkless installations
202 </ti>
181</tr> 203</tr>
182</table> 204</table>
183 205
184<p> 206<p>
185Choosing to go with a <e>stage3</e> allows for the fastest install of Gentoo 207Choosing to go with a <e>stage3</e> allows for the fastest install of Gentoo
196 <th>Pros and Cons</th> 218 <th>Pros and Cons</th>
197</tr> 219</tr>
198<tr> 220<tr>
199 <th>+</th> 221 <th>+</th>
200 <ti>Fastest way to get a Gentoo base system</ti> 222 <ti>Fastest way to get a Gentoo base system</ti>
223</tr>
224<tr>
225 <th>+</th>
226 <ti>Suitable for networkless installations</ti>
201</tr> 227</tr>
202<tr> 228<tr>
203 <th>-</th> 229 <th>-</th>
204 <ti>You cannot tweak the base system - it's built already</ti> 230 <ti>You cannot tweak the base system - it's built already</ti>
205</tr> 231</tr>

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