Learning phase 1
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Looking for an Office application on Linux
Here we show you how easy it is to install either libreoffice-still (stable) libreoffice-fresh (cutting-edge) But there is more - follow in the coming years what office tools come and go and install them via pacman or an AUR helper like yay, paru, trizen and others.
Creating radar grub theme
We were installing a grub theme from VandalByte called darkmatter and got some more whatifs. What if we create our own theme on this code What if we change the wallpaper What if we change the size of the font What if we changed the dimensions of the window What if we...
How to install the linux-clear kernel or build it
There is a whole playlist about installing the xanmod kernel on ArcoLinux if you want to learn more about building kernels. yay linux clear and choose. Our advice is to build and install the headers as well. If there is an application/driver that needs it ... The...
Installing Windows 11 on VirtualBox on Arcolinux with two separate UEFI partitions
In this video we overcome any challenges that we encounter. We can not install W11 in Virtualbox the message says. We do not want to autologin with a Microsoft account but with a local account.Use a the default fake e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.In this video we overcome the display...
Everything you need to know about keys
The package manager from Arch Linux aka pacman works with signed packages. To sign a package you need key. To be able to install a package you need a key. There is the "archlinux-keyring" package that will need an update from time to time and there is the...
How to install the Xanmod kernel
There is a whole playlist about installing the xanmod kernel on ArcoLinux. Find more info at the source. yay xanmod and choose.
Use hblock to improve your security and privacy by blocking ads, tracking and malware domains
Improve your security and privacy by blocking ads, tracking and malware domains.Want to keep a copy of your /etc/hosts sudo cp /etc/hosts /etc/hosts-originalThese are the exact words from the developer, Héctor Molinero Fernández, on his github...
Use asciinema to show what goes on in your terminal
To give better support we need to see your terminal output. This will be great if you are on ArcoLinuxD. Then we do not have a graphical interface. Asciinema is going to record what is happening in your terminal. asciinema rec Type exit to stop recording. You will get...
Add your personal aliases to fish the smart way
Since we always use skel to copy/paste the files from /etc/skel to your home directory, the config.fish is overwritten every time. We have included the following lines to the config.fish. There are more possibilities. # Aliasesif [ -f $HOME/.config/fish/alias.fish...