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3 3
4<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd"> 4<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
5 5
6<guide link="/doc/en/quickinstall.xml"> 6<guide link="/doc/en/gentoo-x86-quickinstall.xml">
7<title>Gentoo Linux Install Reference</title> 7<title>Gentoo Linux Install Reference</title>
8<author title="Author">Steven Wagner</author> 8<author title="Author">Steven Wagner</author>
9<author title="Editor"> 9<author title="Editor">
10 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail> 10 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
11</author> 11</author>
16installing Gentoo Linux if they want to follow this guide. 16installing Gentoo Linux if they want to follow this guide.
17</abstract> 17</abstract>
18 18
19<license/> 19<license/>
20 20
21<version>1.5</version> 21<version>1.14</version>
22<date>March 4th, 2004</date> 22<date>September 23, 2004</date>
23 23
24<chapter> 24<chapter>
25<title>Quick Install Reference</title> 25<title>Quick Install Reference</title>
26<section> 26<section>
27<body> 27<body>
29<p> 29<p>
30The installation ISOs are on the <uri link= 30The installation ISOs are on the <uri link=
31"http://www.gentoo.org/main/en/mirrors.xml">Gentoo 31"http://www.gentoo.org/main/en/mirrors.xml">Gentoo
32Mirrors</uri>. Detailed descriptions of the different CDs are 32Mirrors</uri>. Detailed descriptions of the different CDs are
33available in the <uri link="http://store.gentoo.org">Gentoo 33available in the <uri link="http://store.gentoo.org">Gentoo
34Store</uri>. CD 1 contains everything you need to install Gentoo Linux 34Store</uri>. A universal CD contains everything you need to install Gentoo Linux
35quickly and without a connection to the Internet. CD 2 is optional and 35quickly and without a connection to the Internet. A Package CD is optional and
36contains pre-compiled packages such as KDE, GNOME, OpenOffice, 36contains pre-compiled packages such as KDE, GNOME, OpenOffice,
37Mozilla, Evolution and more. 37Mozilla, Evolution and more.
38</p> 38</p>
39 39
40<p> 40<p>
41Boot from the first Gentoo CD. Press &lt;F1&gt; and/or &lt;F2&gt; to 41Boot from the Universal CD. Press &lt;F1&gt; and/or &lt;F2&gt; to
42see what boot options are available. Press &lt;ENTER&gt; at the bootscreen to 42see what boot options are available. Press &lt;ENTER&gt; at the bootscreen to
43continue with the default kernel. You'll eventually receive a prompt. 43continue with the default kernel. You'll eventually receive a prompt.
44</p> 44</p>
45 45
46<pre caption="Beginning settings"> 46<pre caption="Beginning settings">
72(Activate the swap partition) # <i>swapon /dev/hdax</i> 72(Activate the swap partition) # <i>swapon /dev/hdax</i>
73(Mount the root partition) # <i>mount /dev/hdax /mnt/gentoo</i> 73(Mount the root partition) # <i>mount /dev/hdax /mnt/gentoo</i>
74(Create the boot mountpoint) # <i>mkdir /mnt/gentoo/boot</i> 74(Create the boot mountpoint) # <i>mkdir /mnt/gentoo/boot</i>
75(Mount the boot partition) # <i>mount /dev/hdax /mnt/gentoo/boot</i> 75(Mount the boot partition) # <i>mount /dev/hdax /mnt/gentoo/boot</i>
76(Go to the mountpoint) # <i>cd /mnt/gentoo</i> 76(Go to the mountpoint) # <i>cd /mnt/gentoo</i>
77(Extract a stage tarball...) # <i>tar -xvjpf /mnt/cdrom/stages/stage?-*.tar.bz2</i> 77(Extract a stage tarball...) # <i>tar -xvjpf /mnt/cdrom/stages/stage&lt;your stage&gt;.tar.bz2</i>
78(<comment>or</comment> download the latest tarball...) # <i>lynx http://www.gentoo.org/main/en/mirrors.xml</i> 78(<comment>or</comment> download the latest tarball...) # <i>links http://www.gentoo.org/main/en/mirrors.xml</i>
79( ... and extract) # <i>tar -xvjpf stage*</i> 79( ... and extract) # <i>tar -xvjpf stage&lt;your stage&gt;.tar.bz2</i>
80(Optional: unpack a portage tree) # <i>tar -xvjf /mnt/cdrom/snapshots/portage-*.tar.bz2 -C /mnt/gentoo/usr</i> 80(Optional: unpack a portage tree) # <i>tar -xvjf /mnt/cdrom/snapshots/portage-*.tar.bz2 -C /mnt/gentoo/usr</i>
81(Optional: copy over distfiles) # <i>cp -R /mnt/cdrom/distfiles /mnt/gentoo/usr/portage/distfiles</i> 81(Optional: copy over distfiles) # <i>cd /mnt/gentoo/usr/portage; mkdir distfiles; cp /mnt/cdrom/distfiles/* distfiles/</i>
82(Select a mirror) # <i>mirrorselect -a -s4 -o &gt;&gt; /mnt/gentoo/etc/make.conf</i> 82(Select a mirror) # <i>mirrorselect -a -s4 -o | grep 'GENTOO_MIRRORS=' &gt;&gt; /mnt/gentoo/etc/make.conf</i>
83(Copy over nameserver information) # <i>cp /etc/resolv.conf /mnt/gentoo/etc/resolv.conf</i> 83(Copy over nameserver information) # <i>cp /etc/resolv.conf /mnt/gentoo/etc/resolv.conf</i>
84(Mount the proc filesystem) # <i>mount -t proc none /mnt/gentoo/proc</i> 84(Mount the proc filesystem) # <i>mount -t proc none /mnt/gentoo/proc</i>
85(Chroot into the new environment) # <i>chroot /mnt/gentoo /bin/bash</i> 85(Chroot into the new environment) # <i>chroot /mnt/gentoo /bin/bash</i>
86(Load the necessary variables) # <i>env-update; source /etc/profile</i> 86(Load the necessary variables) # <i>env-update; source /etc/profile</i>
87(Network-only, non-GRP: update Portage) # <i>emerge sync</i> 87(Network-only, non-GRP: update Portage) # <i>emerge sync</i>
143(Have the systemlogger automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add syslog-ng default</i> 143(Have the systemlogger automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add syslog-ng default</i>
144(Install cron daemon; choice: vixie-cron, dcron, fcron) # <i>emerge vixie-cron</i> 144(Install cron daemon; choice: vixie-cron, dcron, fcron) # <i>emerge vixie-cron</i>
145(Have the cron daemon automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add vixie-cron default</i> 145(Have the cron daemon automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add vixie-cron default</i>
146(genkernel users only: install hotplug) # <i>emerge hotplug</i> 146(genkernel users only: install hotplug) # <i>emerge hotplug</i>
147(genkernel users only: have hotplug automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add hotplug default</i> 147(genkernel users only: have hotplug automatically started at boot) # <i>rc-update add hotplug default</i>
148(ALSA users only: install alsa-utils) # <i>emerge alsa-utils</i>
149(ALSA users only: have alsa-utils automatically started at boot ) # <i>rc-update add alsasound default</i>
150(Non-ext2,ext3 users only; choice: reiserfsprogs, xfsprogs, jfsutils) # <i>emerge reiserfsprogs</i> 148(Non-ext2,ext3 users only; choice: reiserfsprogs, xfsprogs, jfsutils) # <i>emerge reiserfsprogs</i>
151(Domain name init script) # <i>rc-update add domainname default</i> 149(Domain name init script) # <i>rc-update add domainname default</i>
152</pre> 150</pre>
153 151
154<p> 152<p>
211<pre caption="Install and configure LILO"> 209<pre caption="Install and configure LILO">
212# <i>emerge lilo</i> 210# <i>emerge lilo</i>
213# <i>nano -w /etc/lilo.conf</i> 211# <i>nano -w /etc/lilo.conf</i>
214boot=/dev/hda 212boot=/dev/hda
215prompt 213prompt
216delay=50 214timeout=50
217default=gentoo 215default=gentoo
218 216
219image=/boot/kernel-<comment>&lt;kernel version&gt;</comment> 217image=/boot/kernel-<comment>&lt;kernel version&gt;</comment>
220 label=gentoo 218 label=gentoo
221 read-only 219 read-only
234</p> 232</p>
235 233
236<pre caption="Finishing off and installing GUI"> 234<pre caption="Finishing off and installing GUI">
237(Exiting the chroot) # <i>exit; cd /</i> 235(Exiting the chroot) # <i>exit; cd /</i>
238(Unmounting partitions) # <i>umount /mnt/gentoo/boot /mnt/gentoo/proc /mnt/gentoo</i> 236(Unmounting partitions) # <i>umount /mnt/gentoo/boot /mnt/gentoo/proc /mnt/gentoo</i>
239(Reboot; Remove the install CD from the tray) # <i>reboot</i> 237(Reboot; Remove the universal CD from the tray) # <i>reboot</i>
240(After booting:) 238(After booting:)
241(ADSL-users only) # <i>adsl-setup</i> 239(ADSL-users only) # <i>adsl-setup</i>
242(GRP-users only) 240(GRP-users only)
243( (1) Mount CD2) # <i>mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom</i> 241 (1) Mount Package CD # <i>mount /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom</i>
244( (2) Copy over packages) # <i>cp -a /mnt/cdrom/packages/* /usr/portage/packages/</i> 242 (2) Copy over packages # <i>mkdir /usr/portage/packages</i>
243 # <i>cp -a /mnt/cdrom/* /usr/portage/packages/</i>
245( (3) Install extra software) # <i>USE="bindist" emerge -k xfree gnome kde mozilla openoffice-bin</i> 244 (3) Install extra software # <i>USE="bindist" emerge -k xfree gnome kde mozilla openoffice-bin</i>
246( (4) Configure your Xserver) # <i>/usr/X11R6/bin/xf86config</i> 245 (4) Configure your Xserver # <i>/usr/X11R6/bin/xf86config</i>
247</pre> 246</pre>
248 247
249<p> 248<p>
250You can get more information from the <uri 249You can get more information from the <uri
251link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/index.xml">Gentoo 250link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/index.xml">Gentoo

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