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    Arch with Gaming VM Help!

    So I'm new to the whole linux in general but I wanted to see if it would be possible to install Arch Linux on my laptop and install a Windows 10 gaming VM on that Linux. I have Asus VivoBook M570DD with Ryzen 7 3700U, 8gb of ram and GTX 1050. I saw a youtuber do it but in order to create...
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    Pulseeffects issue on Arch Linux

    Hi all, I've been having a really weird issue with pulseeffects on my Arch installation. Sometimes it will just stop working and I have to run pulseeffects -q to restart for it to work again. In the past I usually had a lot of audio crackling and jittering at times using pulseeffects. There is...
  3. superboy2k6

    Create custom live cd from existing installation?

    Hi, so I wanted to create a live cd of my VM's Arch Linux installation and make it bootable. It should be the exact replica of what installation I have. I went ahead and checked this forum: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=131036 But I didn't understand one of the following replies...
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    How to fix (MAKEPKG) installation problem?

    i want install yay for download package from Aur ArchLinux I don't know what to do, thank you for guiding us When I use the git clone and use the makepkg -si command , it gives this error git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/yay.git cd yay makepkg -si Error text: ==> ERROR: Cannot find the...
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    boot stuck on /dev/sda1 clean(part 2)

    Hello, it seems like my original thread doesn't get any more replies, so i'll post a follow up to make sure it's seen. I still want to get my system back without formatting the partition it's on. Here is the original thread (it has a page 2)...
  6. superboy2k6

    Zenity - Create new user and password creator

    Hi, Is there any way to use zenity to create new user along with a password. I would like to create a shell script of it. I know python very well but not much about shell scripting. My first try was (absolutely wrong): $data=zenity --password echo $data useradd -m liveuser passwd liveuser $data...
  7. superboy2k6

    yay not installing in Arch linux

    Hello again, After a fresh install of Arch Linux, I went ahead and made a shell program (.sh) which has these lines: echo Installing yay in this machine git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/yay.git cd yay sudo makepkg -si But it shows an error stating like this: ERROR: Running makepkg as...
  8. superboy2k6

    dhcpcd.service does not exist (Virtualbox)

    "superboy" again... When I was installing Arch Linux, I found out that when I typed systemctl enable dhcpcd.service it said that the service did not exist! I skipped this thinking it was not much of a big deal. But after the installation, I tried to ping google.com. And it failed to ping. So I...
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    Which Linux distro for programming

    Hey guys, I wonder which Linux distro you recommend to me to program. I'm still hesitating between Arch Linux and Ubuntu and Debian. Which programming languages I 'use' you can find in the description of my acc. Thanks in advance!:) Dominic
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    Troubles with crontab

    Hi guys, I would say I'm a very n00 n00b to linux in general and I'm currently scratching my head rather vigorously (and have been for the last 3 hours) about crontab. Here's my setup (probably completely irrelevant but hey): I have an old desktop PC (a box with a brain) whose sole purpose is...
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    Efi grub installation

    Hello. I was hired by someone to install Arch on their older computer. They have an Efi system and I tried to install grub and os-prober like on a bios system because I didn't realize it's an Efi computer until it was too late. When I unmounted the partitions and rebooted, the computer entered...
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    Ubuntu replacement

    Hello. I have win10(/dev/sda1,sda2,sda3) and ubuntu mate 18.10(/dev/sda4) on my pc. I plan to install Arch Linux in dualboot with windows. I was wondering if i need to re-install grub(/dev/sda) as part of the install process because i will format /dev/sda4 with cfdisk and skip creating swap...
  13. dreamtraveler

    Help with Arch commands during installation (debugging)

    Hello people, I decided to set up arch and in the process when i was inside the OS i didn't have terminal and browser here are the commands please tell me what i did wrong. thanks 1. Boot the .iso 3. ping google.com Ctrl+c to quit 4. timedatectl set-ntp true 5. timedatectl status 6...
  14. WolfMandraagora

    GUI Driver manager for Arch based distros?

    Hi, I am sorry if this is the wrong place for this topic. Mods feel free to move it if appropriate. I am running Antergos at the moment, but also occasionally try other Arch based distros. In distros like manjaro, you have MHWD to manage drivers. But I have not been able to find an alternative...
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    Arch and Developers - supported IDEs

    Hi guys, I am thinking to install on Arch linux on my new laptop, but I am really new to it. I used debian distros and I am familiar with it(how complicate can it be (: ). Now I want to install Arch, but I am not sure how well is supported for IDEs(Android Studio, IntelliJ, Eclipse)? I have not...
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    New member comes to say Hello

    Hello guys. I'm student of the IT but i never met any Linux fan around me. I'm using Linux since 2010 but i never joined to any type of linux community. I'm worked with Debian server in the early 2010 and in the 2012 i completely moved to the GNU/Linux on my PC. Now I'm using Arch Linux with...
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