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Questions tagged [manjaro]

Manjaro is a GNU/Linux distribution derived from Arch Linux. Manjaro focuses on having an automatic upgrade mechanism, as well as having a default experience beyond just the console. Hence, Manjaro comes with a desktop environment by default. Arch derivatives such as Manjaro are highly controversial ...

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Migrate boot partition on encrypted install

I installed Manjaro with full disk encryption using the option in Manjaro setup. When I boot, a grub prompt asks me for a password, after which I get a grub menu. I want to change this behavior, so ...
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I accidentally formatted windows boot mgr when installing manjaro [closed]

Is there a way I can get my windows manager back? Right now it is completely skipping grub going straight to manjaro. I have run os-prober and update-grub with no success.
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manjaro - notebook keyboard works only partially after update

after the upgrade of my manjaro installation some keys don't work anymore on my keyboard. Even with xev I don't get any input on these keys. The keyboard works fine in the grub console. USB Keyboard ...
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dual monitor while gaming

I'm using Manjaro with XFCE and I've got dual monitors... I want to make the mouse cursor stuck on a single monitor while gaming or, while the game app is focused. Maybe there is a solution for it or ...
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How to properly set Environment variables (golang on Manjaro)

I have a problem with my go installation. I'm using Manjaro and I think it is related to this as Manjaro seems to handle the go env differently then suggestest by ubuntu and windows. I have go ...
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“Unable to find or create trash directory” in Thunar using xfce

I am currently using Manjaro Linux and I want to mount my two NTFS partitions from Windows to the /mnt folder. There are two ways to do this: After boot, I just simply click the partition shown in ...
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Flickering and artifacts when capturing screen using ffmpeg and x11grab

I'm using the following command to capture my screen: ffmpeg -f x11grab -video_size 1920x1080 -i :0.0+1920,0 -c:v libx264 artifact-test.mkv The resulting video contains flickering artifacts that look ...
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Manjaro OS shows wrong time

I am using Manjaro OS (Arch Linux based distro) on my HP Notebook 15 with Pentium IV processor. I have tried changing timezones using "Orange Globaltime" built into the distro but despite being ...
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What's the cause of static noise when recording with an external microphone?

I recently bought an external microphone, but when using it to record something, the result is just static noise. The microphone is being recognized as "Rear Microphone (plugged in)" when I execute ...
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How to change bash completion result coloring

How to change completion coloring when auto-completing subcommands in bash? For unknown reason, it looks like the completion results are treated by bash as broken symlinks. And it looks really ...
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Add mode to VIRTUAL1 monitor using xorg.conf.d

I want to add a custom mode to the VIRTUAL1 screen through xorg.conf.d, so I don't have to run xrandr --newmode every time I restart X. I know this is possible for normal monitors using Monitor and ...
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disabling grub for linux while dual boot with manjaro (arch based distro)

i have use manjaro (arch based distro) for 1 years and i realy love to use this distro. but i have hobby to distro hop and use dual boot manjaro and other linux. manjaro use grub configuration that ...
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Manjaro fails to install pantheon desktop

I tried to install pantheon desktop in manjaro but I'm getting an error about the mutter library. I decided to downgrade the package for a friend recommended. So I ran sudo pacman -U https://archive....
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VISUDO: passwordless sudo does not work for user

I've altered my /etc/sudoers file with sudo visudo as follows (showing only uncommented lines, the entire file can be found here): $ grep -v '^#[^i]' /etc/sudoers/ | grep . root ALL=(ALL) ALL %wheel ...
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EE Failed to activate virtual core keyboard: 2(EE)

I upgraded my Manjaro Linux using command sudo pacman -Syu then when I rebooted a day later, I got blank screen with blinking cursor and also sometimes [drm:drm_atomic_helper_commit_cleanup_done [...
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Text in title bar or tint2 panel only to show name of program

I’d like to only see the name of the program in the title so that it is also shown like this in the panel. Is it possible to set that globally in Manjaro? I use tint2. Could it alternatively be set ...
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i3wm: Fn key causes certain apps to crash (Manjaro on ThinkPad E570)

Running i3wm on a Lenovo Thinkpad E570. Everything else typically works just fine. However, pressing the Fn key instantly kills Firefox (if open), all tray icons, and dunst. Some notes: There is ...
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Manjaro Linux won't connect to certain website while other devices do [closed]

my Manjaro Linux is not able to connect to my own website on a shared server, while some VirtualBoxes I run on my machine do. I get a 'connection refused' error in Firefox & Chrome as well via FTP....
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dhcpcd service disabled yet dhcp works

I am using Arch (Manjaro) with Gnome. My organisation recently switched to a DHCP server. So we all had to switch our computers from static to DHCP. What I noticed is that the dhcpcd service is ...
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huawei e800 expresscard modem not being recognized by manjaro

I'm trying to get a Huawei e800 expresscard / PCMCIA card modem to work in manjaro linux, but modemmanager is not detecting it at all, let alone let me configure a connection with it. The status light ...
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GDM Can't unlock screen

Recently I've upgraded GNOME (GDM etc.) from 3.28 to 3.30 on my Manjaro. I have ASUS GL552VW notebook running linux 4.14 and intel-i915 driver, nouveau is blacklisted and nvidia is not installed. ...
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Manjaro - How to add Intel C++ Compiler (built from AUR) to Eclipse CDT?

I have installed the intel-compiler-base package from the AUR repository on Manjaro (Arch Linux distro), which I run from Oracle's VirtualBox. The package is under /opt/intel. I want to use the Intel ...
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Bluetooth adapter not found in Manjaro XFCE with Ralink corp. RT3290 Bluetooth controller

I am using Manjaro OS with XFCE dual boot along with Windows. When I use Windows, Bluetooth on my laptop connects and transfers data successfully. However, when I try to connect from Manjaro, it ...
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Windows 7 loading with messed up graphics when loading from grub

I had a Manjaro, I shrinked its partition, changed the partition table to GPT (from MBR), installed Windows 7 in the space left from shrinking. The windows boot loader worked fine. (Everything up to ...
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dosemu doesn't load MS-DOS Kernel [closed]

I would like to run MS-DOS 2.0 , that has been republished as free software, in dosemu. I followed the instructions at www.dosemu.org and added $_hdimage = "/home/absmeier/workbench/DOS/VM/DOSC" ...
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Can't connect to 5GHz network on Broadcom BCM43228 802.11a/b/g/n [14e4:4359]

Whenever I try to connect to my 5 GHz network, my KDE Network Manager takes a while on "configuring interface", where then I am prompted to enter a password. I enter the network password, but the ...
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xmodmap: Super modifier negates Mode_switch modifier when pressed together

Running Manjaro with i3wm. I mapped my Caps key to Mode_switch modifier with xmodmap. I am using it to turn WASD into arrow keys, and a few other combinations. Pressing Caps+W/A/S/D works as ...
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is it safe to delete ~/home/{User}/.cache/ [duplicate]

I think the title sums it up. IF it's cache it is probably meant to be cleared eventually, but can I just manually delete the whole .cache folder? It's eating over 10 gigabytes on a 64 GB partition. ...
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Pyenv cannot be installed in Manjaro Linux

Hello I have been trying to install pyenv on Manjaro Linux and got an error that openssl is not installed on the system.  I have now installed it. I understand that I am supposed to tell the compiler ...
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Fail to decrypt LUKS partition

I was trying to put a ntfs partition to mount at boot and I have used the gnome-disks for this. I selected the partition ntfs and alter the configs to mount at boot. After that I rebooted the system ...
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Is it possible to watch Netflix with 4K quality on Manjaro?

I have 2K(2560x1440 16:9) monitor, i have Firefox extension (Netflix 1080p) for the name of science and for my interest i want to watch Netflix in 4K, please tell me is it possible to watch Netflix ...
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How do I uninstall and reinstall Vmware tools on Manjaro?

Today I installed Manjaro on vmware and drag and drop doesn't work so I want to remove vmwaretools or open vm tools and reinstall it How do I do that on Manjaro?
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Razer Blade Stealth touchpad jumps with Linux

My Issue I am using the 2016 model Razer Blade Stealth laptop. Recently, I've decided to install Linux on it. Whenever I use the touchpad on any Linux OS I've loaded onto it so far, the cursor jumps ...
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Manjaro: SSD not recognized in BIOS after installation

I've installed Manjaro 17.11.1 on my ASUS UX31A. Before there was ElementaryOS running on it without a problem. When I startup the system after installation the laptop enters BIOS directly. There's ...
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How to let proper arrow navigation on terminal app open by shortcut?

I'm trying to create a shortcut for a terminal app called "Fricas". By now I was able to create it with manjaro's app manager passing the following code line to open it: konsole -e fricas But when ...
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office files are being read as zip archive and vice versa. How can I resolve this?

I am running Manjaro linux KDE and am enjoying. But opening office & zip file is a pita for me. Look the screenshot. My zip file opens by libreoffice (or WPS). And if I correct it in file ...
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Random <C-L> inserted into Majaro

I am running Manjaro in Virtualbox under Mac OSX host. when I type should it randomly inserts <C-L> at the character l. This happens more frequently if I type quickly, but never occurs if I key ...
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curl underlining head output

curl started acting strange for me in last few days, its double underscoring when reading headers: With -i it just double-underscores everything after header as well: When just reading body it ...
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Mouse lag movement

Is there a way to reduce the lag between psychically moving the mouse until it moves on the screen? I'm using Manjaro KDE Edition (17.1.10).
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Manjaro fingerprint-gui working only for root

Good day, I am running Manjaro with KDE Plasma, and trying to use the fingerprint for login into my session. I have followed the instructions to install and configure fingerprint in Manjaro Linux ...
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What is /etc/timezone used for?

On my Manjaro linux box, I have a file /etc/timezone which contains: Asia/Bangkok Another Manjaro forum user also has the same file. That thread on the whole contains some prior art on this question....
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How to fix the error `unrecognized option '--color never'`?

I was looking to try suplemon, so I run pacaur -S suplemon and face the following error: /usr/bin/pacman: unrecognized option '--color never' This error blocks the installation. How can I fix it?
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Can't import tkinter in python2 on manjaro linux

I installed tk-8.6.8.3 using pacman and I can import tkinter in python3 but not in python2. There doesn't seem to be a separate package for tkinter for python2 in the repositories. How do I get ...
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Ignore most updates

I am aware that Arch and derived distros recommend always keeping the system up to date, however I have chosen not to do this. I update occasionally, mostly if there is actually a problem I need to ...
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Trouble to install php56 in Manjaro

I'm having trouble to install php56 on manjaro. The output doesn't say much or doesn't give any relevant hint of the problem. It only say that failure occured in check(). Generating phar.php ...
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/usr/lib/modules getting deleted on boot

This is a fresh installation of Manjaro, installed using Manjaro Architect on an existing LVM partition inside a LUKS-encrypted partition and using a separate unencrypted boot partition. I've ...
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Detect CLI or Wine executable in Manjaro

In my Linux Mint installation, I can directly execute a PE executable at the command line, and if it's a .NET/CLI executable, then it will automatically execute it with Mono, and otherwise, it will ...
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pulseaudio.service “Failed to start Sound Service.”

On my desktop I get multiple errors regarding pulseaudio in journalctl after bootup: Jun 10 15:50:51 Workstation systemd[1146]: Failed to start Sound Service. ...
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Manjaro - Removing orphans resulted in problems

I just wanted to remove orphan packages so I invoked the following command: sudo pacman -Rs $(pacman -Qqdt) Orphans where removed, but strangely it also removed further packages which still were ...
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How to stop OS from asking to execute markdown files?

I am on Manjaro with Cinnamon as DE, so I use Nemo as my file manager. Whenever I double-click markdown (.md) files, I get a dialog asking if I want to execute the file or edit in a text editor. The ...