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538 </body> 538 </body>
539 </section> 539 </section>
540 </chapter> 540 </chapter>
541 <chapter> 541 <chapter>
542 <title>Obtaining the Desired 'stage-x' Tarball</title> 542 <title>Obtaining the Desired 'stage-x' Tarball</title>
543 <section> 543 <section>
544 <body> 544 <body>
545 <p>If you want to start from a stage1 tarball, then you're already set 545 <p>If you want to start from a stage1 tarball, then you're already set
546 to go; you can find the stage1 tarball in <path>/mnt/cdrom/gentoo/</path>. 546 to go; you can find the stage1 tarball in <path>/mnt/cdrom/gentoo/</path>.
547 On the other hand, if you would prefer to start from a stage2 or stage3 547 On the other hand, if you would prefer to start from a stage2 or stage3
548 tarball that has been optimized for your architecture you can download it 548 tarball that has been optimized for your architecture you can download it
549 (into <path>/mnt/gentoo</path> would be the simplest) 549 (into <path>/mnt/gentoo</path> would be the simplest)
550 from one of the Gentoo mirror sites. </p> 550 from one of the Gentoo mirror sites. </p>
551 <pre caption="Downloading Required Stages"> 551 <pre caption="Downloading Required Stages">
552# <c>cd /mnt/gentoo</c> 552# <c>cd /mnt/gentoo</c>
553<comment>Use lynx to get the URL for your tarball</comment> 553<comment>Use lynx to get the URL for your tarball:</comment>
554# <c>lynx http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/distributions/gentoo/releases/1.4_rc2/x86/</c> 554# <c>lynx http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/distributions/gentoo/releases/1.4_rc2/x86/</c>
555<comment>Use <c>Up</c> and <c>Down</c> arrows keys (or the <c>TAB</c> key) to go to the right directory
556Highlight the appropriate stage you want to download
557Press <c>d</c> which will initiate the download
558Save the file and quit the browser
559
560<b>OR</b> use wget from the command line:</comment>
555# <c>wget <comment>insert required stage tarball here.</comment></c> 561# <c>wget <comment>insert URL to the required stage tarball here.</comment></c>
556 </pre> 562 </pre>
557 </body> 563 </body>
558 </section> 564 </section>
559 </chapter> 565 </chapter>
560 <chapter> 566 <chapter>
561 <title>Unpacking the Stage Tarballs</title> 567 <title>Unpacking the Stage Tarballs</title>
562 <section> 568 <section>
563 <body> 569 <body>
564 <p>Now it's time to extract the compressed stage tarball of your choice to <path>/mnt/gentoo</path>. 570 <p>Now it's time to extract the compressed stage tarball of your choice to <path>/mnt/gentoo</path>.
565 Then, we'll <c>chroot</c> over to the new Gentoo Linux build installation to &quot;enter&quot; the new 571 Then, we'll <c>chroot</c> over to the new Gentoo Linux build installation to &quot;enter&quot; the new
566 Gentoo Linux system. 572 Gentoo Linux system.
567 </p> 573 </p>
568 <impo>Be sure to use the <c>p</c> option with <c>tar</c>. Forgetting to do this will 574 <impo>Be sure to use the <c>p</c> option with <c>tar</c>. Forgetting to do this will
569 cause certain files to have incorrect permissions.</impo> 575 cause certain files to have incorrect permissions.</impo>
570 <p>If you are using the &quot;from scratch, build everything&quot; install method, 576 <p>If you are using the &quot;from scratch, build everything&quot; install method,

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