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Name Spaces

There's only one Gentoo Wiki specific namespace:

There are several standard namespaces, including:


There was formerly a convention of using one of several prefixes (eg. HARDWARE, SECURITY, HOWTO, TIP). This is no longer considered best practice because articles often evolve beyond tips or can not always be clearly defined as being completely hardware or security related.

Articles can be better defined and found by adding it to one or more appropriate categories.

Illegal Characters

The following characters are not allowed in page names:

General Naming Advice

Examples of good page names are:

Examples of bad page names are:

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