- 1 Notice
- 2 Getting Started
- 3 Common Tasks
- 4 System Administration
- 5 Networking
This handbook has only just been started. It's currently a rather bare outline. Please edit it and make it better! Look at the FreeBSD Handbook as a style guide.
Most sections should be a summary, with a link to the main article on the subject.
Introduction text here.
Installing Arch Linux
Short installation text, link to the full guide.
A few basics on the file system and command line, for people starting Unix/Linux with Arch.
Installing Software: Pacman
Some basics on Pacman options, how repositories work, etc.
X11 and Graphical Desktop Environments
Basics of X11 concepts, installation and configuration of Gnome, KDE, etc.
Web browsers, office suites, etc.
Video players, music jukeboxes, photo management, how to get codecs.
CUPS installation and configuration, finding drivers.
Configuration and Tuning
Details on some common configuration (init, cron).
Users and Basic Account Management
Creating and managing users with command-line utilities.
How networks are set up in Arch.
Mail, web, SSH server installation and configuration.
Basic firewall concepts, how to use iptables.