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(clarify, although this won't work until the next release...)
(let's renovate this page a little, split wiki-specific links to dedicated section; also contributed by User:Svito, discussed in Talk:Main_page#Reorganization (reopen the discussion for feedback))
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'''Welcome to the [[ArchWiki:About|ArchWiki]]: your source for Arch Linux documentation on the web.'''
 
'''Welcome to the [[ArchWiki:About|ArchWiki]]: your source for Arch Linux documentation on the web.'''
  
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== The distribution ==
 
== The distribution ==
  
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; [[Arch Linux]]: Overview of Arch Linux describing what to expect from an Arch Linux system.
 
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; [[Arch compared to other distributions]]: Summarizes the similarities and differences between Arch and other distributions.
 
; [[Arch compared to other distributions]]: Summarizes the similarities and differences between Arch and other distributions.
  
; [[Arch Linux press coverage]]: What they say about us.
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; [[Installation guide]]: Guide through the process of installing Arch Linux.
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; [[Beginners' guide]]: Detailed guide through the whole process of installing and configuring Arch Linux.
 
 
 
; [[Installation guide]]: Concise installation guide aimed at experienced Arch users.
 
  
 
; [[General recommendations]]: Annotated index of post-installation tutorials and other popular articles.
 
; [[General recommendations]]: Annotated index of post-installation tutorials and other popular articles.
  
 
; [[List of applications]]: Categorized presentation of common official and AUR packages.
 
; [[List of applications]]: Categorized presentation of common official and AUR packages.
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== Our community ==
 
== Our community ==
  
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; [[Getting involved]]: Describes various ways Archers can contribute to the Arch community.
 
  
; [[ArchWiki:Contributing]]: If willing and able to contribute to the wiki, please see this article for ideas.
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; [[Code of conduct]]: Guidelines for the Arch community.
  
; [[Help:Editing]]: Short tutorial on editing and contributing to the Arch Linux wiki.
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; [[Getting involved]]: Describes various ways Archers can contribute to the Arch community.
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; [[International communities]]: Collection of links to the Arch Linux communities around the world.
 
; [[International communities]]: Collection of links to the Arch Linux communities around the world.
  
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; [[IRC channels]]: Get together with your fellow Archers for a good chat.
  
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== Wiki interaction ==
  
== Help ==
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ArchWiki pages follow specific conventions, so if you have trouble reading ArchWiki or understanding some instructions, see [[Help:Reading]] for a clarification.
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; [[Help:Reading]]: Find clarifications if you struggle to understand instructions in some articles.
  
If looking for specific information, try using the search box to the left. Alternatively, use your favorite web search engine which likely provides a special syntax or interface for restricting results to a particular website (usually appending {{ic|site:wiki.archlinux.org}} to the search terms is enough). See [[Help:Searching]] for other tricks.
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; [[Help:Searching]]: Try using the search box at the top of the page; follow the link for more tricks.
  
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; [[ArchWiki:Contributing]]: The starting point for those willing to contribute to the wiki.
  
The captcha used for registering a new wiki account requires running an up-to-date Arch system. Nonetheless, users of other operating systems are very welcome of course, provided they only contribute [[ArchWiki:Contributing#Non-Arch users|generic]] Linux-related content: in order to answer the captcha, they are advised to boot the latest Arch [https://www.archlinux.org/download/ live image], for example in a virtual machine, or send an email to an active [[ArchWiki:Administrators|administrator]] for help.
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Revision as of 16:58, 23 January 2018

ro:Pagina principală Welcome to the ArchWiki: your source for Arch Linux documentation on the web.

Visit the Table of contents for a listing of article categories.

The distribution

Arch Linux
Overview of Arch Linux describing what to expect from an Arch Linux system.
Frequently asked questions
Notable questions and facts about the distribution.
Arch compared to other distributions
Summarizes the similarities and differences between Arch and other distributions.
Installation guide
Guide through the process of installing Arch Linux.
General recommendations
Annotated index of post-installation tutorials and other popular articles.
List of applications
Categorized presentation of common official and AUR packages.

Our community

Code of conduct
Guidelines for the Arch community.
Getting involved
Describes various ways Archers can contribute to the Arch community.
International communities
Collection of links to the Arch Linux communities around the world.
IRC channels
Get together with your fellow Archers for a good chat.

Wiki interaction

Help:Reading
Find clarifications if you struggle to understand instructions in some articles.
Help:Searching
Try using the search box at the top of the page; follow the link for more tricks.
ArchWiki:Contributing
The starting point for those willing to contribute to the wiki.
Help:Editing
Tutorial on editing articles and introduction to wiki text syntax.