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Installing Beryl on Gentoo

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So, I am a SUPER NOOB, someone talked me into Gentoo.

Took me 1 1/2 days but its running now, and I can get to my root user.

I need to know:
What is the best way to setup a new user w/ ALL options available (sound etc)
How the heck do I download/install Beryl from inside Gentoo?

I have never used linux before except Ubuntu inside VMWare for about 10 minutes.

I just don't get how to download Beryl from a prompt, and how to install from then on....

Any help most def- appreciated.
    
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Ok.

Basic Commands:
"ls" means list
"cd" means change directory.
so let's say you type ls and it says Home Media Pictures.

to go to the folder pictures you would type cd Pictures.

Now. adding a new user is smart.

Type "emerge superadduser"
then run superadduser.

for the groups. do audio,video,wheel,usb,portage

That should get you started.

For beryl...

First install XORG.
Then KDE
THen Beryl.
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Wow this is so rough lol.

I think I'll try this tomorrow night, it's 2am here and I have to be at work @ 10.
    
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