Manic Miner

Am trying out mining on an old Lenovo M73 Think Centre. Plan is to get it running off grid. I have a 100w solar panel, battery and small inverter which would allow me to run…

Quick fix if pacman fails to upgrade

If you have a large pacman update that includes archlinux-keyring package, you may find it fails to install. Remain calm it is a simple fix. In a terminal run sudo pacman -S archlinux-keyring This will…

Be Brave and give some BAT….

Quick update, I have added a small guide to source files over on GitLab. If you interested in building own iso or even creating your own live iso it may give you a head start….

Small changes and some news…

Am building a new iso image with some very small changes. Installed Sublime-Text editor and was trying it out by checking code in abinstall. Have been using Vim for quite a few months and had…

Install or build iso?

Was looking at other Arch installers that are currently available. Really thought ChrisTitusTech Arch installer would be a good base but I am not that keen on using a network based installer. Archfi is another…

Mini How To UEFI aka Systemd Boot

Was trying to install ArchBang on an old thin client and was not having any luck getting it to boot. Tried to mount ESP partition to /boot, /boot/efi with no luck. To make matters worse…

Can anyone spare any coin?

I do not know really that much about cryptocurrency, have often been asked if I can accept it. Do have an account at Coinbase so can create a wallet for a given coin provided they…

Automounting in ArchBang

Latest iso image includes gvfs package, it allows storage media to be automounted. For example if you plug in a usb drive you can view contents in pcmanfm file manager. Also allows mounting of local…