Learning phase 8
CARLI = Customized arch linux iso
Only the largest numbered Carli can be used for building
All other Carlis should only be watched for
learning purposes and never built
PLease read following essential posts
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.
HOW TO START WITH THE CARLI PROJECT
LEARN HOW TO ANALYZE
Adding packages from Arch repos and packages from AUR to the iso
Content of video packages can either be installed from the Arch Linux repos - pacman - add to the list packages coming from AUR need to be built - build the packages and add them to your repo we use yay to build our packages and show you the workflow man makepkg...
Creating a new package for our new look
We do want to have an iso that has an amazing look out of the box. In the previous article we figured out what folder/files we need to achieve such a goal. Now we need to package it. Content of video we create a new Github project for our carli-cinnamon-config we...
Ricing your desktop is fun and easy with this workflow
Out of the box, many desktops out of the box are "not nice" or just unpolished. This is one of the faqs people ask me: how can I make my future distro look amazing? Content of video we need to figure out where any desktop keeps its settings .config .local or ... we...
Creation of Carli 12 – our first steps
Content of the video we create a new project on Github called Carli 12 we have a script to download all the Github projects we check what we need to change from Xfce4 to Cinnamon where do we find info about Cinnamon - the Arch Wiki use the tool meld to compare files...
Carli 12 – why change – change into what – what elements need to change
We start with Carli 11 and we show you everything that we need to change if we want to change from Xfce4 to Cinnamon. We have made another change in the paste from Plasma to Xfce4. You can check those videos too. We will create a new configuration for Cinnamon -...
Carli key expired – how to change the expiration date of your key and make a carli-keyring again
In this video we will show you how to change the expiration date of your key. Put it online on the keyservers and make an carli-keyring package for it. Resources are : http://www.g-loaded.eu/2010/11/01/change-expiration-date-gpg-key/...