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
Calamares has a new version out – compare with meld and analyze
Compare the old version with the new version. Use meld See what is changed and implement the changes. Check out the modules you have changed. Try to read the code. Read the release article.
Calamares – Change the configuration of the partition module
In this video we give you a possible workflow in regards to Calamares. Then we go into depth into Calamares settings. We focus on the module partition. Situation: We give the user the choice to choose his filesystem but as builders we will always use btrfs. This might...
How to create your own icons for your own applications
During the last years I have always kept sharing knowledge about the creation of icons. This is an attempt to find the most relevant video on Youtube and we and with the playlist of all the videos ever created about icons.USE INHERITS FOR MISSING ICONSHARDCODE...
Calamares is a versatile tool – read the files – know the important folders
This is basically a video to promote reading. But what should you read? Make sure you have a copy of Calamares that you can "git pull" from time to time. git clone https://github.com/calamares/calamares Then we show you in the video which files and folders matter?...
Using ALG or Arch Linux GUI to install Arch Linux
Let us try out the Arch Linux GUI iso. When you visit the website you will see that you have several choices. Themed ones or pure ones (so not themed).A diversity of desktops and Tiling Window Managers. Choose and install with a graphical installer Calamares.Website...
Using ARCRIS to install Arch Linux
Let us try the ARCRIS script to install Arch Linux. We choose to install DWM. It makes it more difficult to see what is installed. It was terrible to find a working keybinding. https://github.com/CodigoCristo/arcris Alt + P will give you the dmenu Now you can launch a...