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9<sections> 9<sections>
10 10
11<version>2.10</version> 11<version>2.11</version>
12<date>2005-11-29</date> 12<date>2006-02-27</date>
13 13
14<section> 14<section>
15<title>Hardware Requirements</title> 15<title>Hardware Requirements</title>
16<subsection> 16<subsection>
17<title>Introduction</title> 17<title>Introduction</title>
85</p> 85</p>
86 86
87<p> 87<p>
88If you wish to install Gentoo without a working Internet connection, please use 88If you wish to install Gentoo without a working Internet connection, please use
89the installation instructions described in the <uri 89the installation instructions described in the <uri
90link="2005.1/index.xml">Gentoo 2005.1 Handbooks</uri>. This is currently not 90link="2006.0/index.xml">Gentoo 2006.0 Handbooks</uri>. This is currently not
91supported for the PPC64 architecture though. 91supported for the PPC64 architecture though.
92</p> 92</p>
93 93
94<p> 94<p>
95The two Installation CDs that we currently provide are: 95The two Installation CDs that we currently provide are:
119<title>Gentoo's Minimal Installation CD</title> 119<title>Gentoo's Minimal Installation CD</title>
120<body> 120<body>
121 121
122<p> 122<p>
123The Minimal Installation CD is called 123The Minimal Installation CD is called
124<c>install-ppc64-minimal-2005.1-r1.iso</c> and takes up only 143 MB of 124<c>install-ppc64-minimal-2006.0.iso</c> and takes up only 124 MB of
125diskspace. You can use this Installation CD to install Gentoo, but always with a 125diskspace. You can use this Installation CD to install Gentoo, but always with a
126working Internet connection only. 126working Internet connection only.
127</p> 127</p>
128 128
129<table> 129<table>
150<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title> 150<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title>
151<body> 151<body>
152 152
153<p> 153<p>
154The Universal Installation CD is called 154The Universal Installation CD is called
155<c>install-ppc64-universal-2005.1-r1.iso</c> and uses 155<c>install-ppc64-universal-2006.0-32ul.iso</c> and uses 460 MB. You can use
156486 MB. You can use this Installation CD to install Gentoo, and you can 156this Installation CD to install Gentoo, and you can even use it to install
157even use it to install Gentoo without a working internet 157Gentoo without a working internet connection, just in case you want to bring
158connection, just in case you want to bring Gentoo to another PC than the one you 158Gentoo to another PC than the one you are currently installing Gentoo on :)
159are currently installing Gentoo on :)
160</p> 159</p>
161 160
162<table> 161<table>
163<tr> 162<tr>
164 <th>Universal Installation CD</th> 163 <th>Universal Installation CD</th>
212 211
213<p> 212<p>
214You can download any of the Installation CDs (and, if you want to, a Packages 213You can download any of the Installation CDs (and, if you want to, a Packages
215CD as well) from one of our <uri link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri>. The 214CD as well) from one of our <uri link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri>. The
216Installation CDs are located in the 215Installation CDs are located in the
217<path>releases/ppc64/2005.1-r1/installcd</path> directory. 216<path>releases/ppc/2006.0/ppc64/installcd</path> directory.
218</p> 217</p>
219 218
220<p> 219<p>
221Inside that directory you'll find ISO-files. Those are full CD images 220Inside that directory you'll find ISO-files. Those are full CD images
222which you can write on a CD-R. 221which you can write on a CD-R.
223</p> 222</p>
224 223
225<p> 224<p>
226In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can 225In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can
227check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as 226check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as
228<path>install-ppc64-minimal-2005.1-r1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5 227<path>install-ppc64-minimal-2006.0.iso.DIGESTS</path>). You can check the MD5
229checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri 228checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri
230link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows. 229link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows.
231</p> 230</p>
232 231
233<p> 232<p>
515Accounts</uri>). Then press <c>Alt-F2</c> to go to a new terminal and log in. 514Accounts</uri>). Then press <c>Alt-F2</c> to go to a new terminal and log in.
516</p> 515</p>
517 516
518<p> 517<p>
519If you want to view the documentation on the CD you can immediately run 518If you want to view the documentation on the CD you can immediately run
520<c>links2</c> to read it: 519<c>links</c> to read it:
521</p> 520</p>
522 521
523<pre caption="Viewing the on-CD documentation"> 522<pre caption="Viewing the on-CD documentation">
524# <i>links2 /mnt/cdrom/docs/handbook/html/index.html</i> 523# <i>links /mnt/cdrom/docs/handbook/html/index.html</i>
525</pre> 524</pre>
526 525
527<p> 526<p>
528However, it is preferred that you use the online Gentoo Handbook as it will be 527However, it is preferred that you use the online Gentoo Handbook as it will be
529more recent than the one provided on the CD. 528more recent than the one provided on the CD.
530</p> 529</p>
531 530
532<pre caption="Viewing the Online Documentation"> 531<pre caption="Viewing the Online Documentation">
533# <i>links2 http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/handbook-ppc64.xml</i> 532# <i>links http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/handbook-ppc64.xml</i>
534</pre> 533</pre>
535 534
536<p> 535<p>
537You can go back to your original terminal by pressing <c>Alt-F1</c>. 536You can go back to your original terminal by pressing <c>Alt-F1</c>.
538</p> 537</p>

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