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2<!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE book SYSTEM "/dtd/book.dtd">
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5
3<book link="handbook.xml"> 6<book link="handbook.xml">
4<title>Gentoo Handbook</title> 7<title>Gentoo Handbook</title>
5 8
6<author title="Chief Architect"> 9<author title="Chief Architect">
7 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail> 10 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
22 <mail link="taviso@gentoo.org">Tavis Ormandy</mail> 25 <mail link="taviso@gentoo.org">Tavis Ormandy</mail>
23</author> 26</author>
24<author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer"> 27<author title="Gentoo Alpha Developer">
25 <mail link="agriffis@gentoo.org">Aron Griffis</mail> 28 <mail link="agriffis@gentoo.org">Aron Griffis</mail>
26</author> 29</author>
30<author title="Gentoo AMD64 Developer">
31 <mail link="brad_mssw@gentoo.org">Brad House</mail>
32</author>
27<author title="Gentoo HPPA developer"> 33<author title="Gentoo HPPA developer">
28 <mail link="gmsoft@gentoo.org">Guy Martin</mail> 34 <mail link="gmsoft@gentoo.org">Guy Martin</mail>
29</author> 35</author>
30<author title="Gentoo PPC developer"> 36<author title="Gentoo PPC developer">
31 <mail link="pvdabeel@gentoo.org">Pieter Van den Abeele</mail> 37 <mail link="pvdabeel@gentoo.org">Pieter Van den Abeele</mail>
34 <mail link="blademan@gentoo.org">Joe Kallar</mail> 40 <mail link="blademan@gentoo.org">Joe Kallar</mail>
35</author> 41</author>
36<author title="Editor"> 42<author title="Editor">
37 <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail> 43 <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail>
38</author> 44</author>
39<author title="Editor"> 45<author title="Editor">Pierre-Henri Jondot</author>
40 <mail link="Pierre-Henri.Jondot@wanadoo.fr">Pierre-Henri Jondot</mail>
41</author>
42<author title="Editor"> 46<author title="Editor">
43 <mail link="stocke2@gentoo.org">Eric Stockbridge</mail> 47 <mail link="stocke2@gentoo.org">Eric Stockbridge</mail>
44</author> 48</author>
45<author title="Editor"> 49<author title="Editor">
46 <mail link="rajiv@gentoo.org">Rajiv Manglani</mail> 50 <mail link="rajiv@gentoo.org">Rajiv Manglani</mail>
72<author title="Editor"> 76<author title="Editor">
73 <mail link="jmorgan@gentoo.org">Jack Morgan</mail> 77 <mail link="jmorgan@gentoo.org">Jack Morgan</mail>
74</author> 78</author>
75<author title="Editor"> 79<author title="Editor">
76 <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail> 80 <mail link="bennyc@gentoo.org">Benny Chuang</mail>
81</author>
82<author title="Editor">
83 <mail link="erwin@gentoo.org">Erwin</mail>
84</author>
85<author title="Editor">
86 <mail link="kumba@gentoo.org">Joshua Kinard</mail>
77</author> 87</author>
78<author title="Reviewer"> 88<author title="Reviewer">
79 <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail> 89 <mail link="g2boojum@gentoo.org">Grant Goodyear</mail>
80</author> 90</author>
81<author title="Reviewer"> 91<author title="Reviewer">
98 108
99<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license --> 109<!-- The content of this document is licensed under the CC-BY-SA license -->
100<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 --> 110<!-- See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0 -->
101<license/> 111<license/>
102 112
103<version>0.8</version> 113<version>1.84</version>
104<date>November 13, 2003</date> 114<date>March 26, 2004</date>
105 115
106<part> 116<part>
107<title>Installing Gentoo</title> 117<title>Installing Gentoo</title>
108<abstract> 118<abstract>
109In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system. 119In this part you learn how to install Gentoo on your system.
110</abstract> 120</abstract>
111 121
112<chapter> 122<chapter>
113<title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title> 123<title>About the Gentoo Linux Installation</title>
114<abstract> 124<abstract>
115Users not known to Gentoo don't always know that <e>choice</e> is what 125Users not familiar with Gentoo do not always know that choice is what
116Gentoo is all about. 126Gentoo is all about.
117</abstract> 127</abstract>
118 <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/> 128 <include href="hb-install-about.xml"/>
119</chapter> 129</chapter>
120 130
147 157
148<chapter> 158<chapter>
149<title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title> 159<title>Installing the Gentoo Installation Files</title>
150<abstract> 160<abstract>
151Gentoo installs work through socalled stage-files. In this chapter we 161Gentoo installs work through socalled stage-files. In this chapter we
152describe how you extract a stage-file and chroot into your system. 162describe how you extract a stage-file and configure Portage.
153</abstract> 163</abstract>
154 <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/> 164 <include href="hb-install-stage.xml"/>
155</chapter> 165</chapter>
156 166
157<chapter> 167<chapter>
195</chapter> 205</chapter>
196 206
197<chapter> 207<chapter>
198<title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title> 208<title>Installing Necessary System Tools</title>
199<abstract> 209<abstract>
200As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help 210As mentioned before, Gentoo is about choices. In this chapter we help you
201you install tools of which you have the choice of choosing from. 211choose and install some important tools.
202</abstract> 212</abstract>
203 <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/> 213 <include href="hb-install-tools.xml"/>
204</chapter> 214</chapter>
205 215
206<chapter> 216<chapter>
207<title>Finalising your Gentoo Installation</title> 217<title>Finalizing your Gentoo Installation</title>
208<abstract> 218<abstract>
209You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your 219You're almost done. We'll just create one (or more) users for your
210system and leave the installation to reboot into a brand new Gentoo 220system and leave the installation to reboot into a brand new Gentoo
211installation. 221system.
212</abstract> 222</abstract>
213 <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/> 223 <include href="hb-install-finalise.xml"/>
214</chapter> 224</chapter>
215 225
216<chapter> 226<chapter>
219Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next? 229Now you have your Gentoo system, but what's next?
220</abstract> 230</abstract>
221 <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/> 231 <include href="hb-install-next.xml"/>
222</chapter> 232</chapter>
223</part> 233</part>
234
235<part>
236<title>Working with Gentoo</title>
237<abstract>
238Learn how to work with Gentoo: installing software, altering variables, changing
239portage behaviour etc.
240</abstract>
241
242<chapter>
243<title>USE flags</title>
244<abstract>
245USE-flags are a very important aspect of Gentoo. In this chapter, you learn to
246work with USE-flags and understand how USE-flags interact with your system.
247</abstract>
248 <include href="hb-working-use.xml"/>
249</chapter>
250
251<chapter>
252<title>Portage and Software</title>
253<abstract>
254The main reason for portage is to maintain the software on your system. In this
255chapter you learn how to get information from a package, update your package
256database, install/remove/update software and more...
257</abstract>
258 <include href="hb-working-portage.xml"/>
259</chapter>
260
261<chapter>
262<title>Portage Features</title>
263<abstract>
264Gentoo's Portage allows for several features that improve portage-related
265aspects, such as build time. This chapter explains the existing features.
266</abstract>
267 <include href="hb-working-features.xml"/>
268</chapter>
269
270<chapter>
271<title>Controlling Portage Behaviour</title>
272<abstract>
273You can tweak Portage to your own needs/environment. Learn how to protect files,
274select mirrors, change directory locations and more.
275</abstract>
276 <include href="hb-working-behaviour.xml"/>
277</chapter>
278
279<chapter>
280<title>Initscripts</title>
281<abstract>
282Gentoo uses a special initscript format which, amongst other features, allows
283dependency-driven decisions and virtual initscripts. This chapter explains all
284these aspects and explains how to deal with these scripts.
285</abstract>
286 <include href="hb-working-rcscripts.xml"/>
287</chapter>
288
289<chapter>
290<title>Environment Variables</title>
291<abstract>
292With Gentoo you can easily manage the environment variables for your system.
293This chapter explains how you do that, and also describes frequently used
294variables.
295</abstract>
296 <include href="hb-working-variables.xml"/>
297</chapter>
298</part>
299
224</book> 300</book>

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