ArcoLinux Beta 21.07

21.07.2 virtual machines We made sure Vmware, Qemu and VirtualBox work with ArcoLinux – Linux, MacOsx and Windows. 21.07.1 Hardcode-fixer Running this script at the end of the installation has an undesired effect. It creates a folder called /home/root/ with the...
ArcoLinux Beta 21.05

ArcoLinux Beta 21.05

21.05.9 Nvidia script Best is to launcht the Nvidia script sooner in Calamares to give users 100% freedom. Termite is end of life Termite was our central terminal emulator by far. We will now switch to urxvt.Many packages will have to change in the coming weeks....
ArcoLinux Beta 21.03

ArcoLinux Beta 21.03

21.03.11 Filesystems and encryption Thanks to the ArcoLinux Calamares Tool it is super easy to choose your initial filesystem before launching Calamares. We adapted the iso so we can also encrypt your harddisk. It all works But there is a side-note – Btrfs seems...
ArcoLinux Beta 21.01

ArcoLinux Beta 21.01

21.01.8 color the arc folders anyway you want Horst3180 did a great job creating the folders for any filemanager on Linux. We are reusing the scripts from Linux Mint to be able to color the Arc folder and add our own icon expertise to make them nice on any of our 21...
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

20.11.9 ArcoLinux Tellme Looking for new fun scripts I came across a github that enhances cowsay with images. We created a new package that you can install. It will not be on our isos. sudo pacman -S arcolinux-tellme-git I have used this project to explain how you can...
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.9

20.9.2 arc-gtk-theme stopped supporting openbox The developers of the Arc theme decided to stop supporting openbox. We now install the package we had in the past to get the support back. Solution : sudo pacman -S openbox-arc-git .bin has a new script to make bluetooth...
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.7

20.7.5 New number for the last release before our annual holiday.July and August is for family, friends and personal projects.Next iso is Mid September.   ArcoLinux Tweak Tool – Ukui added Ukui is ‘lightweight, useful, convenient and intuitive’....
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.6

20.6.5 Samba – user can share folder with right mouse click Samba is a way to share folders (and its content) between computers in your own network. Samba can be quite technical to set up. Not on ArcoLinux. In ArcoLinux or Arch Linux we run several scripts to...
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.5

20.5.7 ArcoLinux Tweak Tool When you use the ArcoLinuxD iso and you did not select arcolinux-termite-themes-git during Calamares installation, you will end up with a termite that is not transparent and has a light gray background. If that is the case the ArcoLinux...
ArcoLinux Beta 20.11

ArcoLinux Beta 20.4

20.4.10 Arcolinuxb isos All ArcoLinuxB isos will boot into the desktop of choice except for qtile and deepin We started experimenting with Plasma to fix an issue. The solution was to boot immediately into its own desktop. As a result all ArcoLinuxB isos are now...