Installation Guide

Exherbo doesn’t recommend particular filesystems or installation procedures but the following is a simple example of how to install Exherbo. You can customise the process any way you like from changing the choice of filesystems to more advanced installations including LVM2 or preparing for diskless installations.

  1. Read the documentation

  2. Boot a live system

  3. Prepare the hard disk

  4. Chroot into the system

  5. Update the install

  6. Make bootable

  7. Post-installation Tasks

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