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9<sections> 9<sections>
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11<version>8.1</version> 11<version>9.0</version>
12<date>2007-06-29</date> 12<date>2008-04-01</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>
59</p> 59</p>
60 60
61</body> 61</body>
62</subsection> 62</subsection>
63</section> 63</section>
64<!-- Copy/paste from hb-install-x86-medium.xml, with s/x86/ppc64/ --> 64
65<!-- START --> 65<!-- START -->
66<section> 66<section>
67<title>The Gentoo Installation CDs</title> 67<title>The Gentoo Installation CDs</title>
68<subsection> 68<subsection>
69<title>Introduction</title> 69<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="2007.0/index.xml">Gentoo 2007.0 Handbooks</uri>. 90link="2008.0/index.xml">Gentoo 2008.0 Handbooks</uri>.
91</p> 91</p>
92 92
93<p> 93<p>
94The two Installation CDs that we currently provide are: 94The two Installation CDs that we currently provide are:
95</p> 95</p>
118<title>Gentoo's Minimal Installation CD</title> 118<title>Gentoo's Minimal Installation CD</title>
119<body> 119<body>
120 120
121<p> 121<p>
122The Minimal Installation CD is called 122The Minimal Installation CD is called
123<c>install-ppc64-minimal-2007.0.iso</c> and takes up only 124 MB of 123<c>install-ppc64-minimal-2008.0.iso</c> and takes up only 124 MB of
124diskspace. You can use this Installation CD to install Gentoo, but always with a 124diskspace. You can use this Installation CD to install Gentoo, but always with a
125working Internet connection only. 125working Internet connection only.
126</p> 126</p>
127 127
128<table> 128<table>
149<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title> 149<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title>
150<body> 150<body>
151 151
152<p> 152<p>
153The Universal Installation CD is called 153The Universal Installation CD is called
154<c>install-ppc64-universal-2007.0.iso</c> and uses 460 MB. You can use 154<c>install-ppc64-universal-2008.0.iso</c> and uses 460 MB. You can use
155this Installation CD to install Gentoo, and you can even use it to install 155this Installation CD to install Gentoo, and you can even use it to install
156Gentoo without a working internet connection, just in case you want to bring 156Gentoo without a working internet connection, just in case you want to bring
157Gentoo to another PC than the one you are currently installing Gentoo on :) 157Gentoo to another PC than the one you are currently installing Gentoo on :)
158</p> 158</p>
159 159
259Installation CDs are located in the <path><keyval 259Installation CDs are located in the <path><keyval
260id="release-dir"/>installcd</path> directory. 260id="release-dir"/>installcd</path> directory.
261</p> 261</p>
262 262
263<p> 263<p>
264Inside that directory you'll find ISO-files. Those are full CD images 264Inside that directory you'll find ISO files. Those are full CD images
265which you can write on a CD-R. 265which you can write on a CD-R.
266</p> 266</p>
267 267
268<p> 268<p>
269In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can 269In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can
270check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as 270check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as
271<path>install-ppc64-minimal-2007.0.iso.DIGESTS</path>). You can check the MD5 271<path>install-ppc64-minimal-2008.0.iso.DIGESTS</path>). You can check the MD5
272checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri 272checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri
273link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows. 273link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows.
274</p> 274</p>
275 275
276<p> 276<p>
378 <ti><c>bootfrom=X</c></ti> 378 <ti><c>bootfrom=X</c></ti>
379 <ti> 379 <ti>
380 Boot from a different device 380 Boot from a different device
381 </ti> 381 </ti>
382</tr> 382</tr>
383<tr>
384 <ti><c>dosshd</c></ti>
385 <ti>Starts <c>sshd</c>. Useful for unattended installs.</ti>
386</tr>
387<tr>
388 <ti><c>passwd=foo</c></ti>
389 <ti>
390 Sets whatever is after the = as the root password. Use with <c>dosshd</c>
391 for remote installs.
392 </ti>
393</tr>
383</table> 394</table>
384 395
385<p> 396<p>
386At this prompt, hit enter, and a complete Gentoo Linux environment will be 397At this prompt, hit enter, and a complete Gentoo Linux environment will be
387loaded from the CD. Continue with <uri link="#booted">And When You're 398loaded from the CD. Continue with <uri link="#booted">And When You're

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