"Gentoo is one of the most difficult distributions to learn,
though veteran Gentoo users might point out that its friendly
community and extensive documentation can help new users. Here are
some tips that might make Gentoo easier for anyone who wants to
give it a try.
"First, be prepared to read a lot of documentation, especially
in the early stages of using the distribution. You won't even be
able to install Gentoo without carefully examining the Gentoo