Learning phase 8
CARLI = Customized arch linux iso
You have been learning about Arch Linux and ArcoLinux. At some point in time you may wish to build your own distro/iso and start building it up from scratch. That is phase 8.
We advise you to start in the menu “Start here” and work your way down the menu.
The article “Goal and vision” will clarify what we aim for with the Carli project.
At the moment we are still thinking how to organize all the articles. We will change the structure as the project grows.
Check out the story line in the Carli menu.
Each month we will try to make another step in order to develop our own distro.
Archiso gets an update. It is time for us to check what the next Arch Linux iso will look like. We use meld to compare and decide what to change.
Making an iso, making an operating system is all the time about making choices. There is no Operating System out there that is 100% for everone. Linux is creative. Linux is making choices. Here we use the creativity from TechXero and add his view for a netinstall...
We did not record all the changes.It started out with a small change and ended in a complete switch. We will use gitahead and meld to check the changes. What is different between Carli 9 and Carli 10? The video is one hour. Summary customize_airootfs.sh is NOT used...
We use the Calam Arch Installer to install Arch Linux and "do our thing with it". Think out of the box. Be free and enjoy Linux. https://sourceforge.net/projects/blue-arch-installer/
There quite a few updates since our last visit. python update boost update archiso update We need to compare the new archiso folder with our current one. We need to build a new Calamares version. TIP : always up the number in the pkgbuild We need to reboot because of...
In the video we will build Calamares with 3 different pkgbuilds. Google the words pkgbuild and Calamares and you will many more 'recipes' how to build the application. You will have to learn how to change Calamares to your personal requirements. We have explained that...