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-  * Configure <color #0B71B9/#DDF1FF>/etc/mkinitcpio.conf</color> as needed (see [[https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Mkinitcpio|mkinitcpio]]) and create an initial RAM disk with: 
-  
-<code bash> 
-# mkinitcpio -p linux-libre-lts 
-</code> 
- 
-<note>linux-libre-lts is **our default kernel** since we are a long-term support distro.</note> 
- 
-  * If you want to install GRUB for the (U)EFI mode, you will need to make sure that: 
-    * The computer booted in (U)EFI mode (if <color #0B71B9/#DDF1FF>/sys/firmware/efi</color> exist, then it booted in (U)EFI mode) 
-    * The efivars module is loaded. (<color #620BB9/#EEDDFF>modprobe efivars</color> will load it) 
- 
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-  * Configure the network again for newly installed environment. See [[https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Network_Configuration|Network Configuration]] and [[https://wiki.parabola.nu/Wireless_Setup|Wireless Setup]]. 
- 
-<note tip> 
-If you are following the [[en:manual:encrypted_installation|libreboot encrypted installation]] instructions, be sure to save a copy of grub.cfg on a thumbdrive in case the one flashed to libreboot is incorrect. You can use the grub shell to boot from the extra copy. 
-</note> 
- 
-=== Configure speech support (for blind and visually impaired users) === 
-If you are using  [[en:project:downloads#HyperTalking]] and need start speech support when you boot the system, you will need to do: 
- 
-  * Install [[https://www.hyperbola.info/packages/?q=espeakup|espeakup]] and [[https://www.hyperbola.info/packages/?q=alsa-utils|alsa-utils]]. 
-  * Enable the espeakup service by executing: 
- 
-<code bash> 
-# rc-update add espeakup default 
-</code> 
- 
-  * Save the state of the sound card, so that it will be retrieved on reboot: 
- 
-<code bash> 
-# alsactl store 
-</code> 
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 ==== Bootloader installation and configuration ==== ==== Bootloader installation and configuration ====
 === GRUB === === GRUB ===
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 See [[https://wiki.parabola.nu/Syslinux|Syslinux]] for further details. See [[https://wiki.parabola.nu/Syslinux|Syslinux]] for further details.
 +
 +  * Configure <color #0B71B9/#DDF1FF>/etc/mkinitcpio.conf</color> as needed (see [[https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Mkinitcpio|mkinitcpio]]) and create an initial RAM disk with:
 + 
 +<code bash>
 +# mkinitcpio -p linux-libre-lts
 +</code>
 +
 +<note>linux-libre-lts is **our default kernel** since we are a long-term support distro.</note>
 +
 +  * If you want to install GRUB for the (U)EFI mode, you will need to make sure that:
 +    * The computer booted in (U)EFI mode (if <color #0B71B9/#DDF1FF>/sys/firmware/efi</color> exist, then it booted in (U)EFI mode)
 +    * The efivars module is loaded. (<color #620BB9/#EEDDFF>modprobe efivars</color> will load it)
 +
 +=== Bootloader on external drive ===
 +
 +<note tip>
 +If you are following the [[en:manual:encrypted_installation|libreboot encrypted installation]] instructions, be sure to save a copy of grub.cfg on a thumbdrive in case the one flashed to libreboot is incorrect. You can use the grub shell to boot from the extra copy.
 +</note>
 +
 +--------------
 +
 +  * Configure the network again for newly installed environment. See [[https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Network_Configuration|Network Configuration]] and [[https://wiki.parabola.nu/Wireless_Setup|Wireless Setup]].
 +
 +=== Configure speech support (for blind and visually impaired users) ===
 +If you are using  [[en:project:downloads#HyperTalking]] and need start speech support when you boot the system, you will need to do:
 +
 +  * Install [[https://www.hyperbola.info/packages/?q=espeakup|espeakup]] and [[https://www.hyperbola.info/packages/?q=alsa-utils|alsa-utils]].
 +  * Enable the espeakup service by executing:
 +
 +<code bash>
 +# rc-update add espeakup default
 +</code>
 +
 +  * Save the state of the sound card, so that it will be retrieved on reboot:
 +
 +<code bash>
 +# alsactl store
 +</code>
  
 === Unmount and reboot === === Unmount and reboot ===