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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2007 3:51 pm    Post subject: custom gentoo Reply with quote

i have a lxf mag that came with gentoo and PCLOS however where could i obtain the sources to custom build it or is there a distro that is better suited for the task?
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 16, 2007 7:29 pm    Post subject: RE: custom gentoo Reply with quote

Follow the Gentoo handbook to install Gentoo exactly how you want. You'll need an Internet connection for a custom install, because there's obviously no standard set of sources. Portage, Gentoo's package manager, will download the sources as you need them.
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