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1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?> 1<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE sections SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
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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>
389link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to 389link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to
390<path>releases/sparc/2004.1/livecd</path> where the LiveCD(s) of 390<path>releases/sparc/2004.1/livecd</path> where the LiveCD(s) of
391your choice are located. Inside the subdirectories <path>sparc32/</path> and 391your choice are located. Inside the subdirectories <path>sparc32/</path> and
392<path>sparc64/</path> you'll find so-called ISO-files. 392<path>sparc64/</path> you'll find so-called ISO-files.
393Those are full CD images which you can write on a CD-R. 393Those are full CD images which you can write on a CD-R.
394</p> 394</p>
395 395
396<p> 396<p>
397In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can 397In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can
398check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as 398check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as
399<path>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5 399<path>install-sparc64-minimal-2004.1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5
400checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri 400checksum with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri
401link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows. 401link="http://www.etree.org/md5com.html">md5sum</uri> for Windows.
402</p> 402</p>
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405<p> 404<p>
406Another way to check the validity of the downloaded file is to use GnuPG to 405Another way to check the validity of the downloaded file is to use GnuPG to
407verify the cryptographic signature that we provide (the file ending with 406verify the cryptographic signature that we provide (the file ending with
408<path>.asc</path>). Download the signature file and obtain the public key: 407<path>.asc</path>). Download the signature file and obtain the public key:
409</p> 408</p>
410 409
411<pre caption="Obtaining the public key"> 410<pre caption="Obtaining the public key">
412$ <i>gpg - -keyserver pgp.mit.edu - -recv-keys 19462D47</i> 411$ <i>gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 17072058</i>
413</pre> 412</pre>
414 413
415<p> 414<p>
416Now verify the signature: 415Now verify the signature:
417</p> 416</p>
418 417
419<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature"> 418<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature">
420$ <i>gpg - -verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i> 419$ <i>gpg --verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i>
421<comment>(If everything goes well, you should see something like this:)</comment>
422gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 19 18:54:40 2004 EDT using DSA key ID 19462D47
423gpg: Good signature from "John Davis (Gentoo Linux Developer) &lt;zhen@gentoo.org&gt;"
424gpg: aka "Gentoo Linux Release Engineering &lt;releng@gentoo.org&gt;"
425</pre> 420</pre>
426-->
427 421
428<p> 422<p>
429To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you 423To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you
430do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and 424do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and
431<c>K3B</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri 425<c>K3B</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri
432link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri>. 426link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri>.
433</p> 427</p>
434 428
435<ul> 429<ul>
436 <li> 430 <li>
437 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace 431 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace
438 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed 432 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed
439 by the path to the ISO file :) 433 by the path to the ISO file :)
440 </li> 434 </li>
441 <li> 435 <li>

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