Gentoo, a distribution of choice for nerds. Well at least this is what many people think of Gentoo. This distribution is no doubt hard to install and maintain. And to add to the pain, here comes compilation. One have to compile the distribution as well as most of the softwares from source code. But it […]
This tutorial is a guide to help setting up systemd on Gentoo. systemd is a modern sysvinit and RC replacement for Linux systems. This article is based on the official Gentoo article on systemd. Kernel Configuration- Mandatory options: General setup —> [*] Control Group support [ ] Enable deprecated sysfs features to support old userspace tools […]
This tutorial covers crossdev and distcc that allow users to cross compile across several networked computers on Gentoo. I used it on an Intel Celeron (i686) which ran the emerge and my Dell with an Intel i5 (x86_64), which worked as the helper box. Setup Network First of all, we setup a network of computers. […]
93Posted July 15, 2013 by Saikat Basak
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