User:Ylecuyer/Installation guide

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This page will contain my guide

Follow the Installation_Guide

Swap > 4G in order to allow hibernate Add resume=/dev/sda? to grub ??

Install NetworkManager

Install video driver pacman -S xf86-video-ati

Install Xorg

Install i3

Add user Users_and_Groups#User_management after Xorg to have xinitrc skeleton (add user to audio group)

Install sudo and add this user Install yaourt

Add multilib to pacman

Install NetworkManager applet and add it to startup

Install pnmixer applet and add it to startup

Install mupdf (pdfviewer)

Install chrome and pdf viewer plugin: Chromium#libpdf

Install Libreoffice (+ Language packs fr-es-en)

Install xfce4-screenshooter and map to key

Map i3 Mod4 + Pause to shutdown, suspends, ...see i3

Add chinese font

Install gvim and clone .vimrc bundle update

remove things from i3status

Install Thunar and plugins

Install file-roller for decompression

Install VLC for multimedia

Install aur/clearlooks-phenix-gtk-theme-git for gtk theme

Install feh and set background

Install and configure screensaver

Install git

Install xflux set exec into xinitrc Download cursor theme (gnome-look: OpenZone_Ice_Slim) Change HWCursor to SWCursor


Section "Device"
  Identifier "Device0"
  Option "HWCursor" "false"
  Option "SWCursor" "true"

To avoid glowing cursor


notify-osd for notifications Fix alpha

Install GIMP