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1.  Gentoo Documentation Resources

Available Languages

Our documentation is also available in the following languages:

Czech | English | French | German | Italian | Japanese | Polish | Spanish

Introduction

Welcome to the Gentoo Documentation Resources. This page will give you a quick overview on the documentation we provide. Most documentation is released under the Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license, an open documentation license. All documentation should also be available in a printer-friendly format. To view this document, append ?style=printable to the URL. You'll also find a "Print" link on the top-right corner of each document.

If you find bugs in our documentation or have proposals, please use our Bugtracking System and fill in a bug report for "Documentation" or "Doc Other". These bug reports will then be handled by the Gentoo Documentation Project.

Documentation Repository

Our documentation is categorized and hierarchically navigable. If you want a quick overview of all available documentation without the additional information, please use our Documentation Listing page. We also have a full listing of all our documents with their descriptions.

2.  Gentoo Desktop Documentation Resources

Installing your Desktop

Gnome 2.26 Upgrade Guide: This is a guide for upgrading from GNOME 2.24.x to GNOME 2.26.x.

Migrating to Modular X HOWTO: This guide shows you how to migrate to modular X.Org.

Xorg 1.5 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows you how to upgrade X.org to version 1.5.

Xorg 1.6 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows you how to upgrade X.org to version 1.6.

Xorg-server 1.8 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows you how to upgrade X.org server to version 1.8.

Xorg-server 1.9 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows you how to upgrade X.org server to version 1.9.

Xorg-server 1.10 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows you how to upgrade the X.org server to version 1.10.

Gentoo libxcb 1.4 Upgrade Guide: This guide shows how to upgrade from libxcb 1.1.90.2 and earlier to libxcb 1.4.

Gentoo ATI Migration guide: This guide demonstrates how to migrate from the binary ATI driver to the open-source driver (xf86-video-ati).

Configuring your Desktop

Application Specific Documentation



Page updated August 18, 2014

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