Linux Gentoo How to Quick Getting-Started Installing New Software/Packages

November 10, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Gentoo Quick Start Installing New Packages

The Guide Simply Shows How to Getting-Started Quickly with Gentoo Portage-System Installing New Software/Packages.

Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

gnomePenguin Gentoo
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  2. Synchronize the Ports Collection
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    emerge --sync
  3. Search/Find Packages
    emerge -q pAcKaGeNaMe
  4. Installing New Packages
    emerge pAcKaGeNaMe

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