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9<sections> 9<sections>
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11<version>2.00</version> 11<version>2.4</version>
12<date>2005-03-28</date> 12<date>2005-05-24</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>
138 <th>-</th> 138 <th>-</th>
139 <ti> 139 <ti>
140 If you don't intend to tweak the settings, it is a waste of time 140 If you don't intend to tweak the settings, it is a waste of time
141 </ti> 141 </ti>
142</tr> 142</tr>
143<tr>
144 <th>-</th>
145 <ti>
146 Requires a working Internet connection during the installation
147 </ti>
148</tr>
143</table> 149</table>
144 150
145</body> 151</body>
146</subsection> 152</subsection>
147<subsection> 153<subsection>
185 <ti>It's still not the fastest way to install Gentoo</ti> 191 <ti>It's still not the fastest way to install Gentoo</ti>
186</tr> 192</tr>
187<tr> 193<tr>
188 <th>-</th> 194 <th>-</th>
189 <ti>You have to accept the optimizations we chose for the bootstrap</ti> 195 <ti>You have to accept the optimizations we chose for the bootstrap</ti>
196</tr>
197<tr>
198 <th>-</th>
199 <ti>
200 Requires a working Internet connection during the installation
201 </ti>
190</tr> 202</tr>
191</table> 203</table>
192 204
193</body> 205</body>
194</subsection> 206</subsection>
326<subsection> 338<subsection>
327<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title> 339<title>Gentoo's Universal Installation CD</title>
328<body> 340<body>
329 341
330<p> 342<p>
331The Universal Installation CD is called <c>install-x86-universal-2005.0.iso</c> 343The Universal Installation CD is called <c>install-alpha-universal-2005.0.iso</c>
332and consumes the entire surface of a 650 MB CD. You can use this Installation CD 344and consumes the entire surface of a 650 MB CD. You can use this Installation CD
333to install Gentoo, and you can even use it to install Gentoo without a working 345to install Gentoo, and you can even use it to install Gentoo without a working
334internet connection, just in case you want to bring Gentoo to another PC than 346internet connection, just in case you want to bring Gentoo to another PC than
335the one you are currently installing Gentoo on :) 347the one you are currently installing Gentoo on :)
336</p> 348</p>
465<uri link="http://www.alphalinux.org/faq/SRM-HOWTO/">detailed guide</uri> on 477<uri link="http://www.alphalinux.org/faq/SRM-HOWTO/">detailed guide</uri> on
466using SRM over at the Alpha Linux website. 478using SRM over at the Alpha Linux website.
467</p> 479</p>
468 480
469<p> 481<p>
470If your Alpha system supports both SRC and ARCs (ARC, AlphaBIOS, ARCSBIOS) you 482If your Alpha system supports both SRM and ARCs (ARC, AlphaBIOS, ARCSBIOS) you
471should follow <uri link="http://www.alphalinux.org/faq/x31.html">these 483should follow <uri link="http://www.alphalinux.org/faq/x31.html">these
472instructions</uri> for switching to SRM. If your system already uses SRM, you 484instructions</uri> for switching to SRM. If your system already uses SRM, you
473are all set. If your system can only use ARCs (Ruffian, nautilus, xl, etc.) you 485are all set. If your system can only use ARCs (Ruffian, nautilus, xl, etc.) you
474will need to choose <c>MILO</c> later on when we are talking about bootloaders. 486will need to choose <c>MILO</c> later on when we are talking about bootloaders.
475</p> 487</p>
620If you want to view the documentation on the CD you can immediately run 632If you want to view the documentation on the CD you can immediately run
621<c>lynx</c> to read it: 633<c>lynx</c> to read it:
622</p> 634</p>
623 635
624<pre caption="Viewing the on-CD documentation"> 636<pre caption="Viewing the on-CD documentation">
625# <i>lynx /mnt/cdrom/docs/html/index.html</i> 637# <i>lynx /mnt/cdrom/docs/handbook/html/index.html</i>
626</pre> 638</pre>
627 639
628<p> 640<p>
629However, it is preferred that you use the online Gentoo Handbook as it will be 641However, it is preferred that you use the online Gentoo Handbook as it will be
630more recent than the one provided on the CD. You can view it using <c>lynx</c> 642more recent than the one provided on the CD. You can view it using <c>lynx</c>

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