read in article why a new version
next release in september
in 7 w’s and 1 H
to download with
the desktop of your choice
- Arch Linux as a base
- elements from the AUR (applications from github, debian (deb), redhat (rpm), compressed files, etc…)
- ArcoLinux created elements (themes, icons, conky’s, tweaks and configs)
no need to reinstall but
every month we release
an iso with the newest
changes and updates
Quite an advantage.
choose the Desktop
Edit and run scripts
to setup your system
BYOI or Build Your Own Iso
With BYOI we give you the power to change
the ARCOLINUX iso any way you want
Or you just download what we build.
Select your wallpaper and done.
Build your own system on this Arch base.
Start in terminal
Install everthing with
Choose desktop environment
Build the iso
That is our motto.
Just Have Fun
If you start learning linux then XFCE is a great way to start. If you know your way around the system then we can start learning Openbox. You will see it again as a challenge to know how this desktop environment works. The next challenge then will be to learn a window tiling manager like i3, which is mostly keyboard driven. Each desktop environment increases in complexity.
ArcoLinuxD is a stripped down ArcoLinux iso. No applications and no desktop environments.
After phase 1 you know what desktop you like and you install the building blocks yourself together with our Youtube tutorials.
We will install Xfce or Openbox or i3 together.
ArcoLinuxD is a stripped down ArcoLinux. No applications (firefox, vlc, ...) No desktop environments.
There are other desktop environments you can explore. Let us install them together like Awesome, Gnome, ...
ArcoLinux will give you the power the change the ArcoLinux iso and make it your own personal iso with your applications like ArcoLInuxB-Gnome, ArcoLinuxB-Plasma, ArcoLinuxB-Xfce, ArcoLinuxB-Awesome, ...
Insteal steam or obs-studio on the iso... anything really.
Remove and add applications at will. Then burn your personal iso.
Let us install Arch Linux together.
Let us install it the "Arch way".
Choose the building blocks.
Choose the desktop environment.
Choose the applications.
Making an iso like ArcoLinux is a time intensive and knowledge intensive project.
We will go into ALL the technicalities users see but also all the details going on at the back-end office like the repo's, github, workflow management,...
More info here
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Articles and video’s will follow on a later date. Enjoy in the meantime this awesome desktop environment. This desktop is quite complete. There are setttings for every thinkable situation or hardware. You can theme it any way you want. Check it out on...
Articles and video’s will follow on a later date. Enjoy in the meantime this awesome desktop environment. Fast, stable, sound effects, window effects, many menu possibilities, new applications to explore,… the list goes on. Check it out on...
Since this is the last release for the coming months, we do not want to go on holiday before releasing a new iso excluding the openbox-arc-git package. Arc-gtk-theme and Openbox-arc-git On the same day of the launch there was an update of the Arc-gtk-theme, which...
GENERAL ArcoLinux wants to get back to our initial goal to stay around 2 Gigabyte as size for the ArcoLinux iso. It is our vision to give you the means to install ANY desktop environment : ArcoLinux - Xfce, Openbox and i3 ArcoLinuxD - with scripts and the ArcoLinuxD...
GENERAL ArcoLinux wants to get back to our initial goal to stay around 2 Gigabyte as size for the ArcoLinux iso. It is our vision to give you the means to install ANY desktop environment : ArcoLinuxD - with scripts build upon ArcoLinuxD iso ArcoLinuxB - with an iso...
Upgrading Ugrading ArcoLinux or ArcoLinuxD boils down to 2 main actions copy/paste hidden content from /etc/skel to your home directory keep updating with pksyua And sometimes we create a new package. Install it with sudo pacman -S arcolinux-new-package Always check...
Ready to learn something new. We have a tiling window manager for you called BSPWM. It is smooth. It is fast. Uses hardly any resources. Check it out on...
Phase 5 is finished - Install Arch Linux the arch way ArcoLinux's learning path includes an Arch Linux installation following the wiki. This is our phase 5. There is a guide for a BIOS installation for older computers There is a guide for an UEFI...
ArcoLinux 6.7.1 Kirk All ArcoLinux packages received an number update to 6.7. Through this number we know the packages are created for the iso ArcoLinux 6.7 or May 2018. ArcoLinux iso : The liveuser is booting into bash rather than zsh. Aliases like pksyu can be used...
Topics of the live stream are 1. ArcoLinux and ArchMerge 2. Rolling Release means... 3. Websites, iso's and learning phases 4. BYOI 5. Arch Linux explained - Arch Wiki installation 6. Deepin 7. Bspwm 8. Discord to chat to users and ArcoLinux team 9. 1st of May new...