Learning phase 1
You have downloaded the ArcoLinux iso. Now you can install ArcoLinux either on a virtual machine or on an SSD.
We recommend clicking on “Start here” and working your way down the menu.
Use the search or listing page to look for specific items. Or simply explore the website.
On ArcoLinux.com you will find articles about Xfce, Openbox and i3 as well as general Linux topics.
ArcoLinuxD.com provides more information on Xfce, Openbox and i3. The other 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.
To learn how to build your own distro from scratch go to the Carli project on ArcoLinuxIso.com.
Installing the nvidia driver on a hybrid graphical system with pacman and yay – msi gt70 – geforce gtx670m
The video shows the steps we take after a clean install. You can type every command or you can put them in a text file and run that one script. The latter is more convenient.I have a personal github to install elements after every clean install at github. Here is the...
Follow this video and you will be able to create your own conkies. We use the 'new' lua code convention in our example.
We use the command 'pt' or catfish to search for the word 'nvidia' in our conkies folder. Then we copy/paste the conky and change anything we like. 'skel' is an alias some of us use. It will override the conkies from ArcoLinux but your own conkies. Renaming them is...
confirmed IT is a port issue @ home Network @ work no issue The HKP protocol uses 11371/tcp for communication. In order to get the signed keys from the servers (using pacman-key), this port is required for communication. Arch Wiki link quick fixLONG VERSION This is...
TIP : use nvidia-xconfig after the reboot We let Calamares do the hard work and after the installation we reboot and we type sudo nvidia-xconfig in the terminal and we reboot again. Done.Wondering what driver to take, read the Arch Wiki....
Use nomodeset to avoid a black screen booting up ArcoLinuxBIOSThe iso may contain already such an optionUse TAB or E to edit Use nomodeset to avoid a black screenbooting up ArcoLinuxUEFIUse TAB or E to edit and add the parameters There are other options you can add...