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Old 01-12-2005, 07:09 PM   #1
Shockshell
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What to save the 'make.config' file as in Gentoo Installation?


I'm trying to install Gentoo Linux but when I get to the part where it asks me to add some code to the 'make.config' (and other '.config' files) I add the code to it, and then I have to click 'Ctrl+X' to exit it, but before I exit it asks me to save. Now what should I save it as? There is something like "DOS Format, MAC Format, To Files, etc." So can anyone help me out here? Thx!

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Old 01-12-2005, 08:11 PM   #2
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With nano -w /edit/somefile first ctrl + o and then press enter and ctrl x to exit,is that what you mean?The ctrl + o is first hold down ctrl and press o then enter to save ctrl x to exit.Great doc here;
http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/nano-basics-guide.xml
 
  


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