Updating portage cache
Google Cache is normally referred as the copies of the web pages cached by Google.
By default, the dataset selected for booting is the one identified by the pool's Now that the initial ZFS pool and datasets have been created, we can unpack the stage 3 tarball and proceed with basic system installation.
[ 5.533491] usb 6-2: new Super Speed USB device number 4 using xhci_hcd [ 0.022995] usb 6-2: New USB device found, id Vendor=1b1c, id Product=1a0c [ 0.000006] usb 6-2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, Serial Number=3 [ 0.000003] usb 6-2: Product: Voyager Mini 3.0 [ 0.000003] usb 6-2: Manufacturer: Corsair [ 0.000002] usb 6-2: Serial Number: 0123456789ABCDEF [ 0.001095] usb-storage 6-2:1.0: USB Mass Storage device detected [ 0.000080] scsi host15: usb-storage 6-2:1.0 [ 1.000772] scsi 15:0:0:0: Direct-Access Corsair Voyager Mini 3.0 PMAP PQ: 0 ANSI: 6 [ 0.000615] sd 15:0:0:0: Attached scsi generic sg6 type 0 [ 0.000110] sd 15:0:0:0: [sdg] 60566016 512-byte logical blocks: (31.0 GB/28.9 Gi B) [ 0.000209] sd 15:0:0:0: [sdg] Write Protect is off [ 0.000004] sd 15:0:0:0: [sdg] Mode Sense: 2b 00 00 08 [ 0.000227] sd 15:0:0:0: [sdg] Write cache: disabled, read cache: enabled, doesn't support DPO or FUA [ 0.359532] sd 15:0:0:0: [sdg] Attached SCSI removable disk Once this has completed, remove and use this USB to boot the target system that will receive Funtoo Linux.
Using legacy (BIOS) boot mode, boot the ISO and allow Ubuntu to load the graphical environment. In the terminal, issue the following commands to install and load the required ZFS module. As a default preference, set future filesystems (created within this pool) to not update file access time.
You will be presented with a "Welcome" dialog (titled Install (as superuser)). Once the desktop has loaded, open the search bar by left-clicking on the top-left icon ("Search your computer"). Alignment of the pool to underlying hard drive sectors. Useful if we want to reduce writes to disk (e.g., Solid State Drives).
The recommended value is 12, which corresponds to 2^12 Bytes or 4 Ki B. Can cause problems for mailers and other software that rely on file access-time data.
Hopefully this information helps other Gentoo users who run with most things disabled.