GDP Status Report
This is the status of the Gentoo Documentation Project. It will be posted
regularly, but not with a static frequency. All questions can be posted to
firstname.lastname@example.org or to
The Gentoo Documentation Project, from now on abbreviated to GDP, has its own
project page (just like almost all other Gentoo projects). You can find it at
This status mail will briefly discuss the following tasks, objectives and/or
projects related to the GDP:
New / Updated Documentation
The Quick HOWTO on su with X is a new
document that covers switching between users graphically.
The Gentoo Installation Tips
'n Tricks document has been extended with a section on Recovering
from a malfunctioning installation.
The Gentoo Security Guide
has been thoroughly updated with rewrites of various paragraphs.
The Gentoo Handbook has been
- added instructions on the various /etc/portage files
- moved the bootloader instructions to the end of the document
- changed the GRUB installation instructions with grub-install