Questions tagged [arch-linux]

Arch Linux is a simple, lightweight, rolling Linux distribution aimed at keeping things simple. Use this tag for questions specific to Arch Linux. Do NOT use this tag for derivatives, such as Manjaro.

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Boot arch from usb stick

I am currently running windows 10 on my computer and looking into running Linux. I do not want to make the jump and potentially lose data and for my steam games to stop working. Is there any way I can ...
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Arch os-prober won't find Windows 10 on different disk

Ok so I have read similar questions but I haven't been able to solve my problem so far. I have just installed an Arch in a SSD (located on /dev/sdc) and I have a Windows 10 on another SSD (/dev/sda). ...
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KVM disk-based VM on a luks-encrypted disk

I have an Arch linux running windows 10 disk-based VMs. The disk is on a different volume group and is luks encrypted. I have a logical volume for each VM with ext4 file system. I manually edited the ...
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Laptop randomly crashing and turning off

For the last few days, and I don't remember what changed, my laptop has been randomly turning off once a day. last -x | head | tac returns reboot system boot 5.13.4-arch2-1 Mon Jul 26 08:30 - 09:...
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Webcam stopped working after updating Arch Linux

I updated 2 days ago and my webcam stopped working. The following softwares do not detect my built-in webcam: Zoom Discord Chromium /dev/video is not present. /dev/video0 is not present. The camera ...
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Update gnome-keyring password via terminal

I am on Arch Linux, but I am still new to it. I want to update my gnome-keyring password through the terminal. How do I go about doing that? I've already come across this similar question, but the ...
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Problem with vim colorscheme st terminal

I'm using hybrid_material colorscheme for vim. When I open my terminal (st) and type st -e vim, my colorscheme doesn't preserve (I have everything in black). Here are some screenshots: Black vim is ...
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/dev/video permissions Arch Linux (Remmina using FreeRDP)

I am trying to redirect USB through Remmina to an RDP session (FreeRDP on Linux). Access to the usb camera works just fine when I run Remmina as root, which is not an ideal scenario for obvious ...
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Arch Linux: Reinstall all broken packages after poweroff during system upgrade

There was power failure during system upgrade (pacman -Suy). So I have a lot of broken packages. They seems to be fixed on reinstall with force overwriting (e.g pacman -S systemd-sysvcompat--overwrite ...
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dhcpcd.service does not exist

I have a new Arch Linux installation but trouble getting network. When I boot up interface eth0 is DOWN by default so run ip link set eth0 up. The problem is when I trying to run systemctl enable ...
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steam arch gives errors

when i run steam in command line it gives me Running Steam on arch rolling 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Steam runtime environment up-to-date! Steam client's requirements are satisfied ...
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Internet connected but gnome applet shows not connected

I use arch with gnome 40. I have connected to wifi. And the internet is also working, but in the top right corner, it says internet not available. This is a frequent occurrence. Note: The Internet is ...
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Pacman error when trying to download a package

I am using BlackArch Linux. When trying to download a package I get this error: error: could not open file /var/lib/pacman/sync/core.db: Unrecognized archive format error: could not open file /var/lib/...
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How do I set function and arrow keys to change brightness in i3wm?

I can change brightness now with Function and Arrow Keys but the steps are too slow. I am using Arch Linux with i3 window manager. What lines should I add in my ~/.config/i3/config to change ...
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grub-mkconfig not detecting any operating systems

I'm running the following command in a chroot, and it doesn't detect any operating systems (linux and windows on one SSD). grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg Here's my grub.cfg: http://sprunge.us/...
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Arch xrandr can't use full screen resolution

I'm trying to use a second monitor and I'm trying to set it up with xrandr but it won't list the full screen resolution. I've tried https://askubuntu.com/a/1269346 but on the second to last step, it ...
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Map One by Wacom pen button; tablet not detected by xsetwacom but detected by libwacom-list-local-devices. (Arch Linux)

I'm trying to work with my One by Wacom tablet now. It's working just as expected: pointer movement, clicks etc. How do I map the single button on the stylus to something like C-z. I tried following ...
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Arch linux not booting after replacement of mother board

I have been using arch for a few months. but due to a mother board issue, I had to get it replaced. Since then, the os doesn't boot. Dell Support Assist says No bootable device found, with a QR code ...
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How can I “factory reset” my network settings?

I have a strange problem where my laptop running Manjaro experiences a shaking internet connection when connected to a specific network (my home broadband). It presents like a DNS problem, where it ...
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Shrink root LVM on LUKS2 btrfs root partition to enlarge swap partition

Here's my setup $ lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINTS nvme0n1 259:0 0 238.5G 0 disk ├─nvme0n1p1 259:1 0 100M 0 part /boot/efi ├─...
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Windows Inaccessible_boot_device after dual boot

I wanted to do a UEFI dual boot with Arch Linux and Windows 10 on a 1TB GPT SSD. I read this guide and decided follow the 'Linux before Windows' installation (I already had a working Arch Linux ...
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Can I enable auto-sleep at the tty login prompt?

I recently turned on my computer and accidentally left it sitting at the login prompt for hours, needlessly sucking power. A display manager would automatically suspend in that case, but I don't want ...
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Unable to start plasmashell in Arch Linux

KWin is displaying windows, but the background, panel et cetera are missing. I tried starting plasmashell from Konsole using kstart5 plasmashell But it returns an error message: starting invalid ...
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Remove delay after wrong sudo password entry on arch linux

I have searched everywhere and what people say is that you have to give the nodelay argument to the pam_unix.so in /etc/pam.d/system-auth to remove delay. I tried doing that and it didn't work. I even ...
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Problem in opening some websites after connecting to VPN using AnyConnect

Yesterday I migrated from Arch to it's child, Manjaro. I live in a country with a tons of sanctions applied to it. We are filtered from within too. Nice, yeah? I need to connect to a VPN to bypass ...
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Process org.freedesktop.secrets received signal 6

My problem is, gnome-keyring is not starting properly, producing the error in title. When I open Geary, it shows this error in the terminal. When I start gnome-keyring with gnome-keyring-daemon --...
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Global dark mode switch in arch [duplicate]

I am looking for a way to have a shortcut to toggle from light/dark mode on my Arch (Artix) system ,with just a window manager. The only thing that comes to mind is to grep the configs of every ...
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Arch Linux stuck at boot

Arch Linux (Inside EFI hyper-v VM on windows 10) returns Clean: /dev/sdx... so I went to grub and removed quiet Now it stops at [OK] Finished Load/Save Random Seed. Here is an Image showing output. ...
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Are gpg keyservers always unreliable?

I've used gpg for minimal things for years now (pass, yadm, etc.) and one thing I consistently have noticed is slow response times from the keyservers (mit, ubuntu, etc) when accessed through the web ...
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Login loop on xfce4

I am running ArchLinux (on a virtual machine) using primarily xfce as graphical environment. Everything worked fine until I updated some packages using pacman -Suy, and after rebooting my system, I am ...
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NetworkManager fails with ,,No secrets were provided'' on a mbpro 15,2

after some initial problems I was able to successfully install Arch on my macbook pro (15,2 - 2019 model). Mainly used the awesome t2linux wiki - so it's aunali1's modified kernel. Everything seems to ...
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How do I remove a manually added webcam entry?

I'm using Manjaro, and my system information is given below: OS: Manjaro Linux x86_64 Host: HP Pavilion Notebook Kernel: 5.10.42-1-MANJARO Uptime: 18 hours, 2 mins Packages: 1586 (pacman), 11 (snap)...
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Duplicate events from Logitech G613 Bluetooth keyboard

For some tiime (sic!) now, I've been getting random duplicate events from my Logitech G613 Bluetooth keyboard. I've no idea how it's happening, and iit (again!) seems to happen with all keyboard keys -...
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Snap in Pamac CLI

is it possible to manage snap packages on the cli with pamac, such as running pamac search wickr for example. I see them in the GUI, and can also list them with snap, but I was hoping for a one size ...
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Strange uncontrollable scrolling

I woke up this morning to this strangeness. It was not doing this when I left my computer yesterday. I first noticed it when my tmux key bindings did not work. My prefix is Ctrl+Space. Then I noticed ...
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Latest system update on Arch + Gnome hangs at “session 1 of user” [duplicate]

Just ran the latest updates on my Arch + Gnome system and on reboot it hangs with the last message of "Session 1 of user elijah". I can press ctrl + alt + f3 to get a TTY, but not F2 TTY, ...
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How can I run a shell script that exports env vars for graphical applications under Gnome3/Wayland

I've read this but it's quite old, and even the more recent things I've found Wayland was still brand new as the default. What I'm really trying to do is run nvm.sh, in my home directory, which ...
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How should I enable discard and no workqueue for LUKS in Arch/Manjaro

So I've read the wiki and this answer, and I'm still a bit overwhelmed. In the wiki it feels like a lot of these are optional. Here's what I did. I used Manjaro to install into a single partition, ...
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localectl list-x11-keymap-variants gb, no qwerty variant

I have this weird problem where my Bluetooth Logitech MX keyboard automatically goes onto the US layout even though in my .xinitrc I have: setxkbmap -layout gb & I did some Googling, and I am ...
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Dual boot Win10 + Arch Linux on SSD, showing HDD but not recognizing partitions

Had Windows + Linux Mint dual boot on HDD initially. Replaced this with installing Windows and Arch on an SSD. Now Windows shows HDD partitions as D and E drives, but Arch does not show these ...
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Switch WM and compositor

I have a weird situation. I have kde plasma installed on my arch installation. I installed picom and awesomewm and would like to make the switch. But I am unable to find any existing resources to do ...
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Disk corruption after updating arch and restarting

I had Arch installed on a 128GB SATA SSD in BIOS/MBR mode. I did an update, (which also updated the kernel) and rebooted. Instead of rebooting properly, I got a GRUB rescue shell. I took the SSD out ...
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Audacity only hears system sounds

Audacity only hears system sounds. It is not capable of receiving microphone input. In alsamixer, every option is unmuted and set to the maximum. In PulseAudio Volume Control, the visual indicator ...
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saslpasswd2 support for Berkeley

I have SASL databases, used by postfix and generated with saslpasswd2, on several CentOS 7 machines ( saslpasswd2/LibSasl: 2.1.26 ). They have the Berkeley DB (hash, version 9, native byte-order) ...
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Issue with a lot of programs: error while loading shared libraries: libsrt.so.1.4: cannot open shared object file

I am using arch and I think this happened after a btrfs root snapshot restore, but I am not sure. /etc/ld.so.conf.d/ consists of fakeroot.conf and openmpi.conf. My /usr/local/lib is empty, however: ls ...
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tmuxinator installed but no mux?

I am running Arch (with zsh) and I am trying to follow the Arch Wiki for setting up tmux. I want tmux to start automatically. I've installed tmuxinator as per the instructions, but I get the error: ...
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How to push stopwatch in statusbar by xset root

My system and configuration windows manager : dwm from suckless tools status bar : xsetroot config file : $ cat ~/.xinitrc ~/scripts/mystatus.sh & sxhkd & while true; do # Log stderror ...
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Change what user writes anywhere on the screen to another string

So I'd like to understand this problem that I'm trying to solve and see if it's even possible to do it, realistically. I want to write a script, or something like that, that would change some string ...
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“[libseat/backend/seatd.c:70] Could not connect to socket /run/seatd.sock: no such file or directory” after updating wlroots, Sway and libseat on Arch

I just updated my system, there were only three updates available: wlroots, sway and libseat. I don't have a display manager installed and before loading Sway I'm shown this: [wlr] [libseat] [libseat/...
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New arch install not signing in

I installed arch linux with gnome. I tried signing in but it says "Password authentication didn't work. Please try again" I tried typing it in faster or anything that might cause a typo but ...

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