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== Page history and purpose ==
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== <s>New article about Arch Post installation</s> ==
This page was constructed from information previously available in [[Post Installation Tips]] and [[Beginners' Guide Appendix]]. See [[Talk:Post Installation Tips#Duplication of effort (merge?)]] for details.
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The intended style is that of an "index" of popular or otherwise frequently-sought information. This page should contain no real "content", but rather short introductions/descriptions of a problem/application followed by a suitable wiki link for interested parties.
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In case someone will have time to look at this before I do:
  
That said, please keep headings alphabetical.
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http://www.2daygeek.com/arch-linux-post-installation-30-things-to-do-after-installing-arch-linux/
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[[User:Tharbad|Tharbad]] ([[User talk:Tharbad|talk]]) 22:17, 18 July 2016 (UTC)
  
-- [[User:Pointone|pointone]] 20:03, 11 January 2010 (EST)
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:Yet another unsupported blog post. Step 4 is installing an unsupported [[AUR helper]] from a notoriously broken user repository, the other 26 are commands to install other questionable packages. -- [[User:Alad|Alad]] ([[User talk:Alad|talk]]) 10:38, 19 July 2016 (UTC)
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::I don't know if I would call all of those packages "questionable", but I certainly wouldn't recommend that any Arch user start off a fresh installation by installing three pacman wrappers, ten web browsers, four desktop theme packages, and two cloud storage services. Also I laughed out loud at "JAVA is necessary to run most of the applications in Linux and windows machine." I think a more appropriate title for that article would be "Things which can be installed on Arch Linux". It definitely does not belong on this wiki. [[User:Silverhammermba|Silverhammermba]] ([[User talk:Silverhammermba|talk]]) 12:42, 19 July 2016 (UTC)

Latest revision as of 12:42, 19 July 2016

New article about Arch Post installation

In case someone will have time to look at this before I do:

http://www.2daygeek.com/arch-linux-post-installation-30-things-to-do-after-installing-arch-linux/ Tharbad (talk) 22:17, 18 July 2016 (UTC)

Yet another unsupported blog post. Step 4 is installing an unsupported AUR helper from a notoriously broken user repository, the other 26 are commands to install other questionable packages. -- Alad (talk) 10:38, 19 July 2016 (UTC)
I don't know if I would call all of those packages "questionable", but I certainly wouldn't recommend that any Arch user start off a fresh installation by installing three pacman wrappers, ten web browsers, four desktop theme packages, and two cloud storage services. Also I laughed out loud at "JAVA is necessary to run most of the applications in Linux and windows machine." I think a more appropriate title for that article would be "Things which can be installed on Arch Linux". It definitely does not belong on this wiki. Silverhammermba (talk) 12:42, 19 July 2016 (UTC)