Learning phase 1
You have downloaded the ArcoLinux iso. Now you can install ArcoLinux either on a virtual machine or on an SSD.
We advise you to start in the menu “Start here” and work your way down the menu.
Then you can use the menus, categories, tags and the search to look for specific items. Or just venture your way around our website.
On ArcoLinux.com you will find articles about Xfce, Openbox and i3 but also about general linux topics.
On ArcoLinuxD.com you will find also more info about Xfce, Openbox and i3. The rest of the desktops are ONLY documented on ArcoLinuxD.com.
“Any desktop” articles means they apply to all the desktops.
If you want to build your own ArcoLinuxB iso, then you go to ArcoLinuxB.com.
Installing Arch Linux or Phase 5 in our learning path can be found on ArcoLinuxD.com.
You can learn how to build a distro from scratch via the Carli project. ArcoLinuxIso.com will provide you with that knowledge.
How to make sure you can play videos from youtube and videos from netflix on vivaldi or other browsers
You need to remember two names widevine ffmpeg codecs Then you figure out where to get the packages from<. You can always find them on AUR. But in our case we can install them from our ArcoLinux repository. In the video we discover that other browsers have similar...
Local help : read your "man pacman"Type this command in the terminal man pacmanOnline help https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/pacman https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman/Tips_and_tricks https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/System_maintenance Pacman...
Desktops may have applications to create a user. Plasma has for an example such a graphical application. However we do not need a graphical user interface (gui). You can always create a new user and give him/her a password via the terminal. You can find the relevant...
A meta package is a way to install 'lots' of software. It is a bundle of packages installed with one command. Read all about it on the wiki of Arch Linux. We install all the wallpapers (500MB) with this single command: sudo pacman -S...
Our systems have Bash as our standard shell. We could change to Zsh as shell. You can find the Zsh website here, the github here and the themes here. What do you install to have zsh? It all depends on the iso you start with Arch Linux, ArcoLinux, ArcoLinuxD or...
OLD SETTINGS OF VARIETYVariety received a new version 0.8.2 on 9th of January 2020. We have updated the configuration of Variety and show you the standard new settings and give you tips. Use the keyboard shortcuts to save wallpapers or to trash them. ALT + F or ALT +...