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Antergos 2014.05.26 review – Cinnamon, GNOME 3 and KDE desktops

Antergos 2014.05.26 review – Cinnamon, GNOME 3 and KDE desktops

This article is a review of the latest edition of Antergos – Antergos 2014.05.26, a desktop distribution based on Arch Linux. Like Manjaro, another Arch Linux-based desktop distribution, it is a relatively young distribution, and like its parent distribution, is a rolling release distribution. A rolling release distribution is an install-once-update-forever distribution. That is, once a system is installed, there’s […]

June 14, 2014 · 6 comments · Antergos, Reviews
How to customize GNOME 3.12 GNOME Shell

How to customize GNOME 3.12 GNOME Shell

This tutorial shows how to customize a GNOME 3 desktop, that is, take a plain-vanilla GNOME Shell and transform it into a desktop that is a little bit more user-friendly. That means installing and customizing a few GNOME Extensions directly from http://extensions.gnome.org or by using the GNOME Tweak (Tool). So if you’re using a GNOME 3 desktop with the default […]

June 4, 2014 · 1 comment · Antergos, Tutorials/Tips
Dual-boot Windows 7 and Antergos on a PC with 2 HDDs and UEFI firmware

Dual-boot Windows 7 and Antergos on a PC with 2 HDDs and UEFI firmware

This post shows how to dual-boot Windows 7 and Antergos 2014.05.26 on a computer with two hard disk drives (HDD) and UEFI firmware. The test computer used for this tutorial has a 500 GB and a 250 GB hard drives connected, with Windows 7 Pro already installed on the 500 GB HDD. The screenshots and descriptions in this tutorial show […]

June 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Antergos, Tutorials/Tips
How to create MBR-based disk partitions for Antergos

How to create MBR-based disk partitions for Antergos

This tutorial provides a step-by-step guide on how to create MBR-based disk partitions for Antergos, using the latest edition of Cnchi, the Antergos graphical installation program, which shipped in Antergos-2014.05.26. Antergos is an Arch Linux-based desktop distribution that offers a choice of multiple desktop environments during the installation process. Cnchi is a relatively new graphical installer that shares many design […]

May 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Antergos, Tutorials/Tips
Antergos 2013.11.17 review

Antergos 2013.11.17 review

Antergos is a Linux distribution based on Arch Linux. Formerly known as Cinnarch, it is a relatively new project and is poised to do for Arch Linux what Ubuntu did for Debian. Like it’s parent distribution, it uses a rolling-release development model, which means that existing users do not have to reinstall to get the latest and greatest kernel and […]

November 19, 2013 · 4 comments · Antergos, Reviews
Antergos Linux 2013.05.12 review

Antergos Linux 2013.05.12 review

Antergos Linux is a desktop distribution based on Arch Linux. The distribution started under the Cinnarch moniker with the objective of providing a Cinnamon-only desktop distribution using the same rolling release development model as its parent distribution. It got its new name after the developers came to the conclusion that it was going to be extremely difficult to reconcile the […]

May 20, 2013 · 6 comments · Antergos, Reviews