Gentoo Install

This is an installation guide.


What is Gentoo?

GentooLinux: We produce Gentoo Linux, a special flavor of Linux that can be automatically optimized and customized for just about any application or need. Extreme performance, configurability and a top-notch user and developer community are all hallmarks of the Gentoo experience. To learn more, click here.

Further reading:

  1. HowtoUseExternalSmarty
  2. HowtoUseExternalAdodb
  3. HowtoUseExternalPear
  4. TikiModSecurity
  5. InstallTikiMapserverGentoo
  6. TikiWikiPHP5

  1. InstallCvsMonitorGentoo

$ emerge smarty
$ emerge adodb
$ emerge pear 
# and many others like PEAR-Date etc.

To have php with the good configuration, you can use

echo "dev-lang/php -* ctype pcre session unicode cli apache2 expat fastbuild ftp gd hash iconv memlimit mysql nls pic mcrypt pdo reflection  simplexml sockets spl ssl tokenizer truetype xml xsl zlib" >> /etc/portage/package.use
emerge -va dev-lang/php
/etc/init.d/apache2 restart