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authorAndreas Grapentin <>2018-06-22 09:43:52 +0200
committerAndreas Grapentin <>2018-06-22 09:43:52 +0200
commit4a5ae8463888db1fda0e5ff2d04a5a2b0289cd74 (patch)
parenta5fd90dcce72f58af61880857d7ab0f2e44e9874 (diff)
fixed readme layoutv1.1
1 files changed, 14 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/README b/README
index 1eb860e..d0f5078 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -1,9 +1,12 @@
-parabola-riscv64-bootstrap ==========================
- “Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” ― Dr. Seuss
+ “Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
+ ― Dr. Seuss
-1. Introduction ---------------
+1. Introduction
This project is an attempt to bootstrap a self-contained parabola
GNU/Linux-libre system for the following architectures:
@@ -34,7 +37,8 @@ corresponding .MAKEPKGLOG file in the build directory of that package.
Target platform configuration is persisted in the config/config.$
-1.1. System Requirements ------------------------
+1.1. System Requirements
The scripts require, among probably other things, to be running on a fairly
POSIX-conforming GNU/Linux system, and in particular need the following tools
@@ -47,7 +51,8 @@ I have tried to make the script smart enough to check for required bits and
pieces where needed, and to report when anything is missing ahead of time, but
some requirements may be missing.
-1.2. A note to the reader -------------------------
+1.2. A note to the reader
The scripts assume to be running on a parabola GNU/Linux-libre system, and may
fail in subtle and unexpected ways otherwise. They also may fail in subtle and
@@ -61,13 +66,15 @@ Also, if you found this project useful, and want to chat about anything, you
can email me at <>, or find me as <oaken-source> in
#parabola and others on
-1.3. Current state of the project ---------------------------------
+1.3. Current state of the project
All four stages of the riscv64 bootstrap are complete, and efforts to add
additional architectures has begun. A pointer where to find future development
efforts for the parabola ports will be added here in due time.
-2. Build Stages ---------------
+2. Build Stages
The following subsections outline the reasoning behind the separate bootstrap
stages. More details about *how* things are done may be gathered from reading