Welcome to the Gentoo Wiki!
Larry the cow welcomes you to the Gentoo Wiki.
To find the information use the search box on the top right corner of the screen, or categorically browse the Wiki using the Documentation topic links provided below.
Find something you'd like to add or edit? The Getting Started section (below) gives contributors a few pointers on how to start editing articles.
Both official documentation as well as community-contributed contents can be found on the Wiki. Official documents (created by the Gentoo Documentation Team) are located in the Gentoo Project name space.
Most importantly the Gentoo Handbook as well as featured, well-written documents can be found:
Dec 23, 2014: Wiki features new design
Today, we have enabled the new unified Gentoo Website theme called Tyrian on the Wiki together while applying a software update. Templates and other content elements will be updated accordingly in the upcoming weeks.
Dec 10, 2013: New: Featured Documentation
The Gentoo Documentation Team now hosts most of their documentation on our Wiki, enabling every community member to contribute to these excellent articles.
Jun 9, 2013: Translations going live
Today, we are opening the page translation feature of the Gentoo Wiki to all editors.
To learn more (including how to become a translator), please see the translation help page.
Anyone is welcome to edit or create pages on this Wiki.
If you think there's something we can improve, please let us know on the Suggestions page.
Please note: The Wiki's IRC channel does not provide general Gentoo support! Go to #gentoo if support is required!
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- 21:15, 28 May 2015 Wayland (hist) [3,003 bytes] James (Wayland and Weston)
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- 14:18, 27 May 2015 /etc/portage/repos.conf/local.conf (hist) [265 bytes] Charles17 (Page creation)
- 13:50, 27 May 2015 /etc/portage/repos.conf/layman.conf (hist) [60 bytes] Charles17 (Page creation)
- 12:46, 27 May 2015 Overlay/eix-sync (hist) [707 bytes] Charles17 (Needs to get harmonized with Eix#Updating_the_cache)