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4 <title>Gentoo Documentation Resources</title> 5 <title>Gentoo Documentation Resources</title>
5 <author title="Author"> 6 <author title="Author">
6 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail> 7 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
7 </author> 8 </author>
8 <author title="Editor"> 9 <author title="Editor"><!-- zhen@gentoo.org -->
9 <mail link="zhen@gentoo.org">John P. Davis</mail> 10 John P. Davis
10 </author> 11 </author>
11 <author title="Editor">Colin Morey</author> 12 <author title="Editor">Colin Morey</author>
12 <author title="Editor"> 13 <author title="Editor">
13 <mail link="peesh@gentoo.org">Jorge Paulo</mail> 14 <mail link="peesh@gentoo.org">Jorge Paulo</mail>
14 </author> 15 </author>
15 <author title="Editor"> 16 <author title="Editor">
16 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail> 17 <mail link="swift@gentoo.org">Sven Vermeulen</mail>
17 </author> 18 </author>
18 <version>2.1</version> 19 <version>2.21</version>
19 <date>October 15, 2003</date> 20 <date>April 11, 2004</date>
20 21
21<chapter> 22<chapter>
22<title>Gentoo Documentation Resources</title> 23<title>Gentoo Documentation Resources</title>
23<section> 24<section>
24<title>Available Languages</title> 25<title>Available Languages</title>
27<p> 28<p>
28This page (and documentation) is available in the following languages: 29This page (and documentation) is available in the following languages:
29</p> 30</p>
30 31
31<p> 32<p>
33<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/da/index.xml">Danish</uri> |
32<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/nl/index.xml">Dutch</uri> | 34<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/nl/index.xml">Dutch</uri> |
33<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/index.xml">English</uri> | 35<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/index.xml">English</uri> |
34<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/fr/index.xml">French</uri> | 36<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/fr/index.xml">French</uri> |
35<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/de/index.xml">German</uri> | 37<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/de/index.xml">German</uri> |
36<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/hu/index.xml">Hungarian</uri> | 38<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/hu/index.xml">Hungarian</uri> |
37<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/id/index.xml">Indonesian</uri> | 39<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/id/index.xml">Indonesian</uri> |
38<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/it/index.xml">Italian</uri> | 40<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/it/index.xml">Italian</uri> |
39<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/ja/index.xml">Japanese</uri> | 41<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/ja/index.xml">Japanese</uri> |
40<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/kr/index.xml">Korean</uri> | 42<!-- <uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/kr/index.xml">Korean</uri> | -->
41<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/ru/index.xml">Russian</uri> | 43<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/ru/index.xml">Russian</uri> |
42<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/es/index.xml">Spanish</uri> | 44<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/es/index.xml">Spanish</uri> |
43<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/tw/index.xml">Traditional Chinese</uri> 45<uri link="http://www.gentoo.org/doc/tw/index.xml">Traditional Chinese</uri>
44</p> 46</p>
45 47
55<li><uri link="#doc_chap3">Gentoo System Documentation</uri></li> 57<li><uri link="#doc_chap3">Gentoo System Documentation</uri></li>
56<li><uri link="#doc_chap4">System Administration Documentation</uri></li> 58<li><uri link="#doc_chap4">System Administration Documentation</uri></li>
57<li><uri link="#doc_chap5">Desktop Related Documentation</uri></li> 59<li><uri link="#doc_chap5">Desktop Related Documentation</uri></li>
58<li><uri link="#doc_chap6">Gentoo Development Documentation</uri></li> 60<li><uri link="#doc_chap6">Gentoo Development Documentation</uri></li>
59<li><uri link="#doc_chap7">Other Documentation</uri></li> 61<li><uri link="#doc_chap7">Other Documentation</uri></li>
62<li><uri link="#doc_chap8">Overview of Available Documentation</uri></li>
60</ul> 63</ul>
61 64
62</body> 65</body>
63</section> 66</section>
64<section> 67<section>
76</p> 79</p>
77 80
78<p> 81<p>
79If you find bugs in our documentation or have proposals, please use our 82If you find bugs in our documentation or have proposals, please use our
80<uri link="http://bugs.gentoo.org">Bugtracking System</uri> and fill in 83<uri link="http://bugs.gentoo.org">Bugtracking System</uri> and fill in
81a bug report for "Docs-developer" or "Docs-user". These bugreports will 84a bug report for "Docs-developer" or "Docs-user". These bug reports will
82then be handled by the <uri 85then be handled by the <uri
83link="http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gdp">Gentoo Documentation 86link="http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gdp">Gentoo Documentation
84Project</uri>. 87Project</uri>.
85</p> 88</p>
86 89
93<p> 96<p>
94Our documentation is available in several languages. Although not all 97Our documentation is available in several languages. Although not all
95documents are translated, we do our best to keep them all up to date and 98documents are translated, we do our best to keep them all up to date and
96provide our users with as much translated documentation as possible. If 99provide our users with as much translated documentation as possible. If
97you want to help with our translation efforts, please contact <mail 100you want to help with our translation efforts, please contact <mail
98link="svyatogor@gentoo.org">Sergey Kuleshov</mail> who is in charge of 101link="neysx@gentoo.org">Xavier Neys</mail> who is in charge of
99the internationalisation efforts. 102the internationalisation efforts.
100</p> 103</p>
101 104
102</body> 105</body>
103</section> 106</section>
123<uri>http://forums.gentoo.org/viewforum.php?f=40</uri>. 126<uri>http://forums.gentoo.org/viewforum.php?f=40</uri>.
124</p> 127</p>
125 128
126</body> 129</body>
127</section> 130</section>
131<section>
132<title>Gentoo Handbook</title>
133<body>
134
135<p>
136The Gentoo Documentation Project has started with the <uri
137link="handbook/">Gentoo Handbook</uri> development. Currently, the
138first two parts (<uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=1">Installing
139Gentoo</uri> and <uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2">Working with
140Gentoo</uri>) are finished and have reached the "official" stage. Users are
141encouraged to use the installation instructions from the Handbook and <uri
142link="http://bugs.gentoo.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Docs-user">bug</uri> us with
143their experience (please use the <e>Handbook</e> component).
144</p>
145
146<p>
147More information can be found on the <uri link="handbook/">Gentoo
148Handbook Effort</uri> homepage.
149</p>
150
151</body>
152</section>
128</chapter> 153</chapter>
129 154
130<chapter> 155<chapter>
131<title>Installation Related Resources</title> 156<title>Installation Related Resources</title>
132<section> 157<section>
133<title>Introduction</title> 158<title>Introduction</title>
134<body> 159<body>
135 160
136<p> 161<p>
137The installation related documentation provide information that can be usefull 162The installation related documentation provides information that can be usefull
138during the installation of Gentoo Linux. This includes architecture-related 163during the installation of Gentoo Linux. This includes the part on "Installing
139installation resources and tutorials that are to be followed during the 164Gentoo" in our Gentoo Handbook, as well as the older but still maintained
140installation (such as LVM). 165architecture-related installation resources and tutorials that are to be
166followed during the installation.
141</p> 167</p>
142 168
143</body> 169</body>
144</section> 170</section>
145<section> 171<section>
146<title>Installation Guides</title> 172<title>Installation Guides</title>
147<body> 173<body>
148 174
149<p> 175<p>
150The installation guides step you through the process of installing Gentoo 176The first part of our <b><uri link="/doc/en/handbook/index.xml">Gentoo
151Linux 1.4. We support various installation approaches, depending on how much 177Handbook</uri></b> explains how to install Gentoo on your system. Each
152of the system you want to custom-build from scratch. 178architecture-specific version contains instructions for all users.
153</p>
154
155<p> 179</p>
156The installation guides are available for the following architectures: 180
157</p> 181<p>
158 182For experienced users we also have Quick Installation Reference documents:
159<table>
160<tr>
161 <ti>x86</ti>
162 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-x86-install.xml">Online</uri></b></ti>
163 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-x86-install.xml?style=printable">Printer Friendly</uri></b></ti>
164</tr>
165<tr>
166 <ti>Alpha</ti>
167 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-alpha-install.xml">Online</uri></b></ti>
168 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-alpha-install.xml?style=printable">Printer Friendly</uri></b></ti>
169</tr>
170<tr>
171 <ti>HPPA</ti>
172 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-hppa-install.xml">Online</uri></b></ti>
173 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-hppa-install.xml?style=printable">Printer Friendly</uri></b></ti>
174</tr>
175<tr>
176 <ti>PPC</ti>
177 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-ppc-install.xml">Online</uri></b></ti>
178 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-ppc-install.xml?style=printable">Printer Friendly</uri></b></ti>
179</tr>
180<tr>
181 <ti>Sparc</ti>
182 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-sparc-install.xml">Online</uri></b></ti>
183 <ti><b><uri link="gentoo-sparc-install.xml?style=printable">Printer Friendly</uri></b></ti>
184</tr>
185</table>
186
187<p> 183</p>
188Most users will probably need the <b><uri link="gentoo-x86-install.xml">x86 184
189Installation Guide</uri></b>. For experienced users we also have a <b><uri 185<ul>
190link="gentoo-x86-quickinstall.xml">x86 Quick Installation Reference</uri></b>. 186 <li><b><uri link="gentoo-x86-quickinstall.xml">x86 Quick Installation Reference</uri></b></li>
191</p> 187 <li><b><uri link="gentoo-sparc-quickinstall.xml">Sparc Quick Installation Reference</uri></b></li>
188</ul>
192 189
193<p> 190<p>
194Alpha-users are probably also interested in our <b><uri 191Alpha-users are probably also interested in our <b><uri
195link="gentoo-alpha-compaq-tools.xml">Compaq Alpha Tools Guide</uri></b>, which 192link="gentoo-alpha-compaq-tools.xml">Compaq Alpha Tools Guide</uri></b>, which
196explains how to set up the Compaq Tools package for Gentoo Alpha users. 193explains how to set up the Compaq Tools package for Gentoo Alpha users.
209Installation Guide</uri></b> which lists the installation steps needed to install 206Installation Guide</uri></b> which lists the installation steps needed to install
210Gentoo from another medium (distribution, bootable CD, network boot, etc.). 207Gentoo from another medium (distribution, bootable CD, network boot, etc.).
211</p> 208</p>
212 209
213<p> 210<p>
214Users interested in using LVM should read up our <b><uri link="lvm.xml">LVM 211Users interested in using LVM2 should read up our <b><uri link="lvm2.xml">LVM2
215Guide</uri></b> which explains what steps you have to go through to get your 212Guide</uri></b> which explains the steps required to get your LVM2 scheme up
216LVM scheme up and running. 213and running.
214</p>
215
216<p>
217As our installation instructions allow for great flexibility, there are many
218tips and tricks that can be persued during the installation. We have a <b><uri
219link="gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml">Gentoo/x86 Installation Tips 'n
220Tricks</uri></b> document online (which also contains interesting Tips 'n Tricks
221for other architectures).
217</p> 222</p>
218 223
219<p> 224<p>
220The <b><uri link="new-upgrade-to-gentoo-1.4.xml">Gentoo Linux 1.4 Upgrade 225The <b><uri link="new-upgrade-to-gentoo-1.4.xml">Gentoo Linux 1.4 Upgrade
221Guide</uri></b> explains how to upgrade your Gentoo Linux 1.x systems to 226Guide</uri></b> explains how to upgrade your Gentoo Linux 1.x systems to
222Gentoo Linux 1.4. 227Gentoo Linux 1.4.
223</p> 228</p>
224 229
230<p>
231The <b><uri link="genkernel.xml">Genkernel Guide</uri></b> intends to provide a
232reference of all the functions provided by genkernel.
233</p>
234
225</body> 235</body>
226</section> 236</section>
227</chapter> 237</chapter>
228 238
229<chapter> 239<chapter>
235<p> 245<p>
236The Gentoo System Documentation contains several guides about what makes 246The Gentoo System Documentation contains several guides about what makes
237Gentoo Gentoo. This includes our init-system, Portage, USE-flags etc. 247Gentoo Gentoo. This includes our init-system, Portage, USE-flags etc.
238</p> 248</p>
239 249
250<p>
251The Gentoo Handbook has a part on <uri
252link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2">Working with Gentoo</uri> which contains
253information on Portage, USE flags, the Gentoo Init system and environment
254variables.
255</p>
256
240</body> 257</body>
241</section> 258</section>
242<section> 259<section>
243<title>Portage and Related Documentation</title> 260<title>Portage and Related Documentation</title>
244<body> 261<body>
245 262
246<p> 263<p>
247The <b><uri link="portage-user.xml">Portage User Guide</uri></b> briefly covers how 264The <b><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=2">Portage and
265Software</uri></b> chapter in the Gentoo Handbook briefly covers how to keep
248to keep your packages up to date and how to maintain your installed software. 266your packages up to date and how to maintain your installed software. In other
249In other words: this guide tells you how to use <c>emerge</c>. 267words, this chapter tells you how to use <c>emerge</c>.
250</p> 268</p>
269
251 270
252<p> 271<p>
253The <b><uri link="portage-manual.xml">Portage Manual</uri></b> provides a general 272The <b><uri link="portage-manual.xml">Portage Manual</uri></b> provides a general
254overview of Portage, detailed configuration information and an end user guide 273overview of Portage, detailed configuration information and an end user guide
255to installing and maintaining packages using the Portage system. It is 274to installing and maintaining packages using the Portage system. It is
256far more extended than the Portage User Guide. 275far more extended than the Portage User Guide.
257</p> 276</p>
258 277
259<p> 278<p>
260The <b><uri link="use-howto.xml">USE Howto</uri></b> introduces you to the ultimate 279The <b><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=1">USE Flags</uri></b>
280chapter in the Gentoo Handbook introduces you to the ultimate
261tool for customizing Gentoo -- USE flags. This howto helps you decide which 281tool for customizing Gentoo -- USE flags. This howto helps you decide which
262USE flags you need. It also describes the use of <c>etcat</c> to receive 282USE flags you need. It also describes the use of <c>etcat</c> to receive
263more verbatim information regarding USE-flags on a package. 283more verbose information regarding USE-flags on a package.
264</p> 284</p>
265 285
266</body> 286</body>
267</section> 287</section>
268<section> 288<section>
269<title>Configuring Gentoo</title> 289<title>Configuring Gentoo</title>
270<body> 290<body>
271 291
272<p> 292<p>
273The <b><uri link="env.d-howto.xml">ENV.D Howto</uri></b> explains how to manage 293The <b><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=6">Environment
294Variables</uri></b> chapter in the Gentoo Handbook explains how to manage
274environment variables (such as <path>$PATH</path>) and the dynamic linker 295environment variables (such as <path>$PATH</path>) and the dynamic linker
275cache easily. 296cache easily.
276</p> 297</p>
277 298
278<p> 299<p>
279The <b><uri link="rc-scripts.xml">RC-Script Guide</uri></b> details our system 300The <b><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=5">Initscripts</uri></b>
301chapter in the Gentoo Handbook details our system
280startup and service management scripts. Besides the regular 302startup and service management scripts. Besides the regular
281initscript-related items it also covers initscript dependencies and 303initscript-related items it also covers initscript dependencies and
282support for virtuals. 304support for virtuals.
283</p> 305</p>
284 306
338Gentoo Linux. IPv6 is the next Internet Protocol and is gaining 360Gentoo Linux. IPv6 is the next Internet Protocol and is gaining
339popularity widely. 361popularity widely.
340</p> 362</p>
341 363
342<p> 364<p>
343The <b><uri link="uml.xml">User Mode Linux Guide</uri></b> shows how to use User-Mode 365The <b><uri link="uml.xml">User Mode Linux Guide</uri></b> shows how to use
344Linux under Gentoo Linux. User Mode Linux (UML) provides a nice feature 366User-Mode Linux under Gentoo Linux. User Mode Linux (UML) provides a nice
345for Linux: Running Linux inside Linux (inside Linux inside Linux ...). 367feature for Linux: Running Linux inside Linux (inside Linux inside Linux ...).
346With UML, you can easily create virtual setups. 368With UML, you can easily create virtual setups.
347</p> 369</p>
348 370
371<p>
372The <b><uri link="selinux-uml-guide.xml">SELinux UML Guide</uri></b> show you
373how to set up a UML installation with SELinux support.
374</p>
375
349</body> 376</body>
350</section> 377</section>
351<section> 378<section>
352<title>Specific Administration Guides</title> 379<title>Specific Administration Guides</title>
353<body> 380<body>
354 381
382<!-- Some possible security issues, see #39718
355<p> 383<p>
356The <b><uri link="ldap-howto.xml">LDAP Authentification Howto</uri></b> explains how 384The <b><uri link="ldap-howto.xml">LDAP Authentification Howto</uri></b> explains how
357to administer user accounts centralised using OpenLDAP. 385to administer user accounts centralised using OpenLDAP.
358</p> 386</p>
387-->
359 388
360<p> 389<p>
361The <b><uri link="openmosix-howto.xml">OpenMosix Howto</uri></b> describes step by 390The <b><uri link="openmosix-howto.xml">OpenMosix Howto</uri></b> describes step by
362step how you can create a farm full of diskless openmosix nodes (a 391step how you can create a farm of openmosix nodes (a cluster of several PCs).
363cluster of several PCs). 392</p>
393
394<p>
395The <b><uri link="diskless-howto.xml">Diskless Howto</uri></b> describes step by
396step how you can set up diskless nodes with Gentoo.
364</p> 397</p>
365 398
366<p> 399<p>
367The <b><uri link="ltsp.xml">LTSP Guide</uri></b> explains how to setup a Linux 400The <b><uri link="ltsp.xml">LTSP Guide</uri></b> explains how to setup a Linux
368Terminal Server with Gentoo. 401Terminal Server with Gentoo.
377The <b><uri link="devfs-guide.xml">DevFS Guide</uri></b> describes how DevFS works 410The <b><uri link="devfs-guide.xml">DevFS Guide</uri></b> describes how DevFS works
378and how to administer it. 411and how to administer it.
379</p> 412</p>
380 413
381<p> 414<p>
415The <b><uri link="udev-guide.xml">Gentoo udev Guide</uri></b> describes the new
416device file management (using udev) which replaces DevFS and informs the reader
417how udev is integrated in Gentoo.
418</p>
419
420<p>
382The <b><uri link="printing-howto.xml">Printing Howto</uri></b> is a comprehensive 421The <b><uri link="printing-howto.xml">Printing Howto</uri></b> is a comprehensive
383guide to Gentoo and printing. 422guide to Gentoo and printing.
384</p> 423</p>
385 424
386<p> 425<p>
387The <b><uri link="openafs.xml">OpenAFS Guide</uri></b> documents the use and 426The <b><uri link="openafs.xml">OpenAFS Guide</uri></b> documents the use and
388installation of OpenAFS, a distributed network-based file sharing technology. 427installation of OpenAFS, a distributed network-based file sharing technology.
389</p> 428</p>
390 429
391<p> 430<p>
392The <b><uri link="virt-mail-howto.xml">Virtual/Mailhost Howto</uri></b> is the 431The <b><uri link="virt-mail-howto.xml">Virtual/Mailhost Postfix Howto</uri></b> is
393essential guide for any mail administrator. It covers the use of MySQL for 432the essential guide for any postfix mail administrator. It covers the use of MySQL
394virtual users, webbased e-mail software, mailinglist software etc. 433for virtual users, webbased e-mail software, mailinglist software etc.
434</p>
435
436<p>
437The <b><uri link="qmail-howto.xml">qmail/vpopmail Howto</uri></b> is a pretty
438useful guide for running a qmail based mail system. It focuses on remote
439access and encrypted communication.
395</p> 440</p>
396 441
397</body> 442</body>
398</section> 443</section>
399</chapter> 444</chapter>
505<p> 550<p>
506The <b><uri link="policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Development Policy</uri></b> details 551The <b><uri link="policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Development Policy</uri></b> details
507current policy for the creation of ebuilds. 552current policy for the creation of ebuilds.
508</p> 553</p>
509 554
555<!--
510<p> 556<p>
511The <b><uri link="gentoo-release-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Release Policy</uri></b> 557The <b><uri link="gentoo-release-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Release Policy</uri></b>
512details current policy for Gentoo Linux releases. 558details current policy for Gentoo Linux releases.
513</p> 559</p>
560-->
514 561
515<p> 562<p>
516The <b><uri link="doc-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Documentation Policy</uri></b> details 563The <b><uri link="doc-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Documentation Policy</uri></b>
517current policy for the creation and editing of documentation. 564details current policy for the creation and editing of documentation.
518</p> 565</p>
519 566
520</body> 567</body>
521</section> 568</section>
522<section> 569<section>
523<title>Development Related Documentation</title> 570<title>Development Related Documentation</title>
524<body> 571<body>
525 572
526<p> 573<p>
527The <b><uri link="gentoo-howto.xml">Ebuild HOWTO</uri></b> explains how to create 574The <b><uri link="gentoo-howto.xml">Ebuild HOWTO</uri></b> explains how to
528ebuilds. 575create ebuilds.
529</p> 576</p>
530 577
531<p> 578<p>
532The <b><uri link="eclass-howto.xml">Eclass HOWTO</uri></b> shows how to create 579The <b><uri link="eclass-howto.xml">Eclass HOWTO</uri></b> shows how to create
533ebuilds that support OOP-like inheritance features. 580ebuilds that support OOP-like inheritance features.
534</p> 581</p>
535 582
536<p> 583<p>
537The <b><uri link="stage-building-guide.xml">Stage Building Guide</uri></b> details
538the stage tarball creation process.
539</p>
540
541<p>
542The <b><uri link="ebuild-submit.xml">Contributing Ebuilds Guide</uri></b> explains 584The <b><uri link="ebuild-submit.xml">Contributing Ebuilds Guide</uri></b>
543how to submit user-authored ebuilds. 585explains how to submit user-authored ebuilds.
544</p>
545
546<p> 586</p>
587
588<p>
589The <b><uri link="ebuild-mistakes.xml">Common Gentoo Ebuild Mistakes</uri></b>
590lists the common mistakes contributors/developers make when trying to submit an
591ebuild.
592</p>
593
594<p>
595The <b><uri link="metadata.xml">Metadata document</uri></b> explains how to
596write up a <path>metadata.xml</path> file for a package.
597</p>
598
599<p>
547The <b><uri link="xml-guide.xml">GuideXML Guide</uri></b> documents the XML format 600The <b><uri link="xml-guide.xml">GuideXML Guide</uri></b> documents the XML
548used in Gentoo Linux's web-based documentation. 601format used in Gentoo Linux's web-based documentation.
602</p>
603
604<p>
605The <b><uri link="doc-tipsntricks.xml">Doc Developers' Tips &amp;
606Tricks</uri></b> contains some pointers for documentation developers.
549</p> 607</p>
550 608
551</body> 609</body>
552</section> 610</section>
553</chapter> 611</chapter>
569</ul> 627</ul>
570 628
571</body> 629</body>
572</section> 630</section>
573</chapter> 631</chapter>
632<chapter>
633<title>Document Listing</title>
634<section>
635<body>
636
637<p>
638For people who like to get a short overview on available documentation, here it
639is :)
640</p>
641
642<table>
643<tr><th>Frequently Asked Questions</th></tr>
644<tr><ti><uri link="faq.xml">Gentoo FAQ</uri></ti></tr>
645<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-ppc-faq.xml">Gentoo PPC FAQ</uri></ti></tr>
646<tr><th>Installation Related Documentation</th></tr>
647<tr><ti><uri link="handbook/">Gentoo Handbook</uri></ti></tr>
648<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-x86-quickinstall.xml">Gentoo x86 Quick Installation Rerefence</uri></ti></tr>
649<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-sparc-quickinstall.xml">Gentoo sparc Quick Installation Rerefence</uri></ti></tr>
650<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-alpha-compaq-tools.xml">Compaq Alpha Tools Guide</uri></ti></tr>
651<tr><ti><uri link="altinstall.xml">Alternative Installation Guide</uri></ti></tr>
652<tr><ti><uri link="lvm2.xml">LVM2 Guide</uri></ti></tr>
653<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-x86-tipsntricks.xml">Gentoo/x86 Tips 'n Tricks Document</uri></ti></tr>
654<tr><ti><uri link="new-upgrade-to-gentoo-1.4.xml">Gentoo Linux 1.4 Upgrade Guide</uri></ti></tr>
655<tr><ti><uri link="genkernel.xml">Genkernel Guide</uri></ti></tr>
656<tr><th>Gentoo System Documentation</th></tr>
657<tr><ti><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=2">Portage and Software</uri></ti></tr>
658<tr><ti><uri link="portage-manual.xml">Portage Manual Guide</uri></ti></tr>
659<tr><ti><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=1">USE Flags</uri></ti></tr>
660<tr><ti><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=6">Environment Variables</uri></ti></tr>
661<tr><ti><uri link="handbook/handbook-x86.xml?part=2&amp;chap=5">Initscripts</uri></ti></tr>
662<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-kernel.xml">Gentoo Kernel Guide</uri></ti></tr>
663<tr><th>System Administration Documentation</th></tr>
664<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-security.xml">Gentoo Security Guide</uri></ti></tr>
665<tr><ti><uri link="prelink-howto.xml">Prelinking Howto</uri></ti></tr>
666<tr><ti><uri link="ipv6.xml">IPv6 Guide</uri></ti></tr>
667<tr><ti><uri link="uml.xml">User Mode Linux Guide</uri></ti></tr>
668<tr><ti><uri link="selinux-uml-guide.xml">SELinux UML Guide</uri></ti></tr>
669<!-- <tr><ti><uri link="ldap-howto.xml">LDAP Authentification Howto</uri></ti></tr> -->
670<tr><ti><uri link="openmosix-howto.xml">OpenMosix Guide</uri></ti></tr>
671<tr><ti><uri link="diskless-howto.xml">Diskless Guide</uri></ti></tr>
672<tr><ti><uri link="ltsp.xml">LTSP Guide</uri></ti></tr>
673<tr><ti><uri link="distcc.xml">DistCC Guide</uri></ti></tr>
674<tr><ti><uri link="devfs-guide.xml">DevFS Guide</uri></ti></tr>
675<tr><ti><uri link="udev-guide.xml">Gentoo udev Guide</uri></ti></tr>
676<tr><ti><uri link="printing-howto.xml">Printing Guide</uri></ti></tr>
677<tr><ti><uri link="openafs.xml">OpenAFS Guide</uri></ti></tr>
678<tr><ti><uri link="virt-mail-howto.xml">Virtual/Mailhost Postfix Howto</uri></ti></tr>
679<tr><ti><uri link="qmail-howto.xml">qmail/vpopmail Howto</uri></ti></tr>
680<tr><th>Desktop Related Documentation</th></tr>
681<tr><ti><uri link="desktop.xml">Desktop Configuration Guide</uri></ti></tr>
682<tr><ti><uri link="alsa-guide.xml">ALSA Configuration Guide</uri></ti></tr>
683<tr><ti><uri link="java.xml">Java Guide</uri></ti></tr>
684<tr><ti><uri link="guide-localization.xml">Localisation Guide</uri></ti></tr>
685<tr><ti><uri link="dri-howto.xml">Direct Rendering Howto</uri></ti></tr>
686<tr><ti><uri link="ati-faq.xml">ATI FAQ</uri></ti></tr>
687<tr><ti><uri link="nano-basics-guide.xml">Nano Basics Guide</uri></ti></tr>
688<tr><ti><uri link="vi-guide.xml">Vi Guide</uri></ti></tr>
689<tr><ti><uri link="gnupg-user.xml">GnuPG User Guide</uri></ti></tr>
690<tr><ti><uri link="guide-to-mutt.xml">Quickstart Guide to CLI E-mail Tools</uri></ti></tr>
691<tr><ti><uri link="cvs-tutorial.xml">CVS Tutorial</uri></ti></tr>
692<tr><th>Gentoo Development Documentation</th></tr>
693<tr><ti><uri link="policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Development Policy</uri></ti></tr>
694<!-- <tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-release-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Release Policy</uri></ti></tr> -->
695<tr><ti><uri link="doc-policy.xml">Gentoo Linux Documentation Policy</uri></ti></tr>
696<tr><ti><uri link="gentoo-howto.xml">Ebuild Howto</uri></ti></tr>
697<tr><ti><uri link="eclass-howto.xml">Eclass Howto</uri></ti></tr>
698<tr><ti><uri link="ebuild-submit.xml">Contributing Ebuilds Guide</uri></ti></tr>
699<tr><ti><uri link="ebuild-mistakes.xml">Common Gentoo Ebuild Mistakes</uri></ti></tr>
700<tr><ti><uri link="metadata.xml">Metadata document</uri></ti></tr>
701<tr><ti><uri link="xml-guide.xml">GuideXML Guide</uri></ti></tr>
702<tr><ti><uri link="doc-tipsntricks.xml">Doc Developers' Tips &amp; Tricks</uri></ti></tr>
703<tr><th>Other Documentation</th></tr>
704<tr><ti><uri link="rsync.xml">Gentoo RSync Mirror</uri></ti></tr>
705<tr><ti><uri link="source_mirrors.xml">Gentoo Distfiles Mirror</uri></ti></tr>
706</table>
707
708</body>
709</section>
710</chapter>
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