Category Archives: Arch Linux

mkisofs appends a dot directory in the output iso file

By (x33a) What is the name of the dot directory? Post full contents of the ISO file. Source::

Can suspend only after rfkill block all

By (lumeno) I am running Gnome3/GDM. If I do: $ systemctl suspend the screen goes blank, I hear the hard disk make a click sound, and then I’m back on the GDM login view. Nothing useful shows up in dmesg or journalctl between sleeping and waking. After trying many things, I found that the […]

Compton disables display compositing by default on startup

By (archangel_lucif) Hello, I have a little problem with Compton and XFCE. Whenever I start it up, “Enable display compositing” is disabled, however, in Settings>Window Manager Tweaks>Compositor it shows up as on, I simply uncheck it and then recheck it and it actually turns on but it gets a little tedious having to do […]

Conda binary missing?

By (jddantes) I followed the comments here and here, so I did git clone “” cd python-conda git checkout 8e0dfd4c6621e5ad64d5debc2c2b743e3c452059 makepkg -i But then, conda seems to be not found. Here’s the result of pacman -Ql python-conda | grep bin python-conda /usr/bin/ python-conda /usr/bin/activate python-conda /usr/bin/deactivate python-conda /usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/conda_env/specs/__pycache__/binstar.cpython-36.opt-1.pyc python-conda /usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/conda_env/specs/__pycache__/binstar.cpython-36.pyc python-conda /usr/lib/python3.6/site-packages/conda_env/specs/ So, activate […]


By tdy A free music workstation (sequencer, software synth, audio recording, etc.) Source::

cannot change locale

By (Tofu_Bone) there is no ~/.config/locale.conf , do I need to create it? For shell init files, do you mean /etc/profile ? # /etc/profile #Set our umask umask 022 # Set our default path PATH=”/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin” export PATH # Load profiles from /etc/profile.d if test -d /etc/profile.d/; then for profile in /etc/profile.d/*.sh; do test -r […]

claws-mail: what alternatives for fancy html plugin

By (Trilby) Within claws you can only use whatever is built into claws. Are they replacing webkitgtk with something else? If you’re looking outside of claws, then *any* webbrowser can open the html part of emails. Source::

How do I install packages onto my computer that I copied from a CD?

By (graysky) mntsv wrote: What exactly are you saying “no” to? What Xyne said. Source::

Grsecurity and Custom Kernel Maintenance

By (Zorbik) I use grsecurity for its security benefits that you are hard pressed to find anywhere else. I thought it would be plug and play, and for the most part it is (but this is Arch lets be real. I signed up for this xD), however I have a laptop with a GTX […]

WiFi Adapter on RTL8188EUs not working

By (dm1try2) After update kernel(~2-3 month ago). WiFi adapter stops working.In DMESG always: [ 990.007832] IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlp0s20u2: link is not ready [ 991.215026] R8188EU: INFO indicate disassoc [ 991.315795] IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlp0s20u2: link is not ready [ 991.376914] R8188EU: INFO indicate disassoc [ 991.477841] IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlp0s20u2: link is not ready [ 992.705139] […]