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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>
395link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to 395link="/main/en/mirrors.xml">mirrors</uri> and go to
396<path>releases/ppc/2004.1/livecd/universal</path>, which is 396<path>releases/ppc/2004.1/livecd/universal</path>, which is
397the path where the LiveCD(s) of your choice are located. Inside that 397the path where the LiveCD(s) of your choice are located. Inside that
398directory you'll find so-called ISO-files. Those are full CD images 398directory you'll find so-called ISO-files. Those are full CD images
399which you can write on a CD-R. 399which you can write on a CD-R.
400</p> 400</p>
401 401
402<p> 402<p>
403In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can 403In case you wonder if your downloaded file is corrupted or not, you can
404check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as 404check its MD5 checksum and compare it with the MD5 checksum we provide (such as
405<path>install-ppc-minimal-2004.1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5 checksum 405<path>install-ppc-minimal-2004.1.iso.md5</path>). You can check the MD5 checksum
406with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri 406with the <c>md5sum</c> tool under Linux/Unix or <uri
407link="http://www.md5summer.org">md5summer</uri> for Windows. 407link="http://www.md5summer.org">md5summer</uri> for Windows.
408</p> 408</p>
409 409
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410<p> 411<p>
411Another way to check the validity of the downloaded file is to use GnuPG to 412Another way to check the validity of the downloaded file is to use GnuPG to
412verify the cryptographic signature that we provide (the file ending with 413verify the cryptographic signature that we provide (the file ending with
413<path>.asc</path>). Download the signature file and obtain the public key: 414<path>.asc</path>). Download the signature file and obtain the public key:
414</p> 415</p>
415 416
416<pre caption="Obtaining the public key"> 417<pre caption="Obtaining the public key">
417$ <i>gpg --keyserver pgp.mit.edu --recv-keys 19462D47</i> 418$ <i>gpg - -keyserver pgp.mit.edu - -recv-keys 19462D47</i>
418</pre> 419</pre>
419 420
420<p> 421<p>
421Now verify the signature: 422Now verify the signature:
422</p> 423</p>
423 424
424<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature"> 425<pre caption="Verify the cryptographic signature">
425$ <i>gpg --verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i> 426$ <i>gpg - -verify &lt;signature file&gt; &lt;downloaded iso&gt;</i>
426<comment>(If everything goes well, you should see something like this:)</comment> 427<comment>(If everything goes well, you should see something like this:)</comment>
427gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 19 18:54:40 2004 EDT using DSA key ID 19462D47 428gpg: Signature made Mon Apr 19 18:54:40 2004 EDT using DSA key ID 19462D47
428gpg: Good signature from "John Davis (Gentoo Linux Developer) &lt;zhen@gentoo.org&gt;" 429gpg: Good signature from "John Davis (Gentoo Linux Developer) &lt;zhen@gentoo.org&gt;"
429gpg: aka "Gentoo Linux Release Engineering &lt;releng@gentoo.org&gt;" 430gpg: aka "Gentoo Linux Release Engineering &lt;releng@gentoo.org&gt;"
430</pre> 431</pre>
432-->
431 433
432<p> 434<p>
433To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you 435To burn the downloaded ISO(s), you have to select raw-burning. How you
434do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and 436do this is highly program-dependent. We will discuss <c>cdrecord</c> and
435<c>K3B</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri 437<c>K3B</c> here; more information can be found in our <uri
436link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri>. 438link="/doc/en/faq.xml#isoburning">Gentoo FAQ</uri>.
437</p> 439</p>
438 440
439<ul> 441<ul>
440 <li> 442 <li>
441 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace 443 With cdrecord, you simply type <c>cdrecord dev=/dev/hdc</c> (replace
442 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed 444 <path>/dev/hdc</path> with your CD-RW drive's device path) followed
443 by the path to the ISO file :) 445 by the path to the ISO file :)
444 </li> 446 </li>
445 <li> 447 <li>

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