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  1. L9dson

    Failed to start Microsoft SQL Server Database Engine

    Hello people, I'm just installed my vanilla Arch linux, I was using an Arch distro pre-built ( comes with programs, packages, etc ), the good thing is that I was able to start and enable mssql-server fine, without any problem, but when I did my installation of arch by myself and install all the...
  2. AlphaObeisance

    Gamer Soundoff

    Alright, so first things first; I have seemingly had trouble finding a "Gaming Linux" discussion forum/thread that was worth any salt. Either it was full of naysaying windows users talking about how hard it is to game on Linux and how "incompatible" so many games are. I'm just looking for a...
  3. A

    Arch, i3: Can't find or change environment variables

    I want to change some of my default applications. Following this page on the ArchWiki, I went into my /etc/environment by sudo emacs /etc/environment file to change these default application variables (e.g. EDITOR=emacs). But it's bare of these: # # This file is parsed by pam_env module # #...
  4. S

    (SOLVED) Error: file ‘/boot/initramfs-zen.img’ not found (solved)

    So I ran a "sudo pacman -Syu" update and this popped up. Loading Linux linux … Loading initial ramdisk … error: file ‘/boot/initramfs-zen.img’ not found Press any key to continue… I can still load into Arch from standard kernel but the zen kernel appears to have been broken by the update. Is...
  5. pedro.de.marco

    bash translation

    Greetings. . I need to convert a normal bash file, which in this case it's a "dockerfile" or docker build file from Arch to Debian. Is there any lazy script hanging around on github that fellow users are aware of ? Any app that converts these commands from a distro-specific to another ? (there r...
  6. L

    Which should be given more priority to among these for softwares?

    lets find the best place for softwares
  7. M

    VIRPIL hotas / rudder pedals steam connection problems

    I'm having issues with my VPC ACE Flight Pedals (cant see them in steam) I was playing arma 3 when my pedals just randomly stopped responding. Arma could no longer see the pedals and steam could not as well. I then checked to see if they where no longer connected at all using lsusb, all 3 parts...
  8. 4

    Sound card not working on Arch Linux

    I did a nice install with Archinstall. No problems but no sound. what should I do? @Brickwizard @SlowCoder @KGIII
  9. S

    Steam Client [BadDrawable (invalid Pixmap or Window parameter)]

    Arch Linux Endeavour OS When trying to run Steam through XRDP (and only XRDP) this error pops up in the konsole and the Steam Client fails to open. I've tried reading some of the Steam Client logs but nothing seems to stand out
  10. alexban011

    Loud pop and then noise when using headphones

    I've had this problem occur on every single distro that I tried. I have a realtek sound card in my asus g551vw, but am using the drivers from intel (kernel) since the ones from realtek are ancient (2018) and use an even older kernel (there is a warning to only use kernel 3.18 or LOWER ?? is that...
  11. I_lelouch

    How can I fix this warning?

    pacman -Syu :: Synchronizing package databases... core is up to date extra is up to date community is up to date multilib is up to date :: Starting full system upgrade... warning: lib32-mesa: local (22.0.0-1) is newer than multilib (21.3.8-2) there is nothing to do
  12. Nigh Knight

    Can't seem to start i3-gaps for some reason

    This is the only resource I have: i3-gaps log. It simply starts then exists, I have nothing else to say nor other resources to provide.
  13. Lobo1980

    [SOLVED] Can't install Plank or Latte docks on Artix

    Hello guys this is my first post. I'm trying to install a dock on Artix but I can't. After a long research I found that it may be because I have not enable the community repository on /etc/pacman.conf But trying to enable it I found that [community] repository does not appear at all. sudo...
  14. smooth_buddha

    How to save config files and settings to github, How is it done?

    Hey guys i have a github account and been customizing my Arch and Arco linux, but what im not sure of is how to back up my settings and configs, like which files i should back up. For a while ive kept installing and re-configing which is not efficient and eats up much time! Is it the .config...
  15. smooth_buddha

    If your new to Arch linux you should check out ARCO LINUX, a distro designed to teach and master linux!

    cam across this awesome website and distro Arco Linux has awesome website which has a "learning path" which different phases to learn all about linux by gradually learning how to use all the different fascets that build up your linux distro It looks great, anybody new to linux or Arch linux...
  16. smooth_buddha

    Im curious to know what extra programs and settings some of you Arch users add to your system after install that are not mentioned in General Recom?

    Ive been reading the "genreal recommendations" list on the Arch wiki , which is awesome and feel im learning a lot just by reading it but Id like to ask all of you that use Arch are there any extras, programs or configs that any of you do that are not on that Arch wiki recommendation list...
  17. T

    wlan network interface not showing

    Hi, I recently installed arch on my laptop. It lacks an ethernet port so I've had to use wireless, It's been working on and off for a few days but now the wlan interface won't show when I run 'ip link'. I can see it's been detected in lspci and it is written, 'Kernel driver in use: iwlwifi'...
  18. T

    Arch v.s. Linux from Scratch v.s. DIY Linux

    I was looking to make a “custom” distro for my crappy laptop and I was wondering which one is better. I have a Celeron and 4g of ram and 32/64g of storage if that helps, I know.
  19. ExperiBassMusic

    Intel CPU spikes when rendering video

    Hello! owo7 I've been all over discord and telegram and havent found a solution for my issue, so im coming here. I have a really weird issue: when rendering video (playing games, watching youtube), my CPU usage will randomly spike to 100% usage and slow down the system considerably until it...
  20. S

    Keyboard keypress not working

    I installed awesome wm in vanilla arch recently. The dm is lightdm. Today I tried to play minecraft but while playing I noticed few bugs. Firstly I couldn't press more than 2 keyboard buttons at once. And the second one is if i am typing something in game like commands or chat and if i press...
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