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Installing Arch Linux Ver.2014.09.03 on VirtualBox/Sytem Part 1

I installed Arch on VirtualBox with help from the following videos -

I am splitting it into 3 posts as the length of post is pretty long if I try to condense it into one!! 1,001 more words


Setting the goalposts, hopefully in concrete...

I thought that it would be a good point to describe my aims for the Toshiba project in detail, especially since I’ve come so far. Much like… 542 more words


One existential crisis at a time, please

Not everything I keep around the house is an absolute winner. I do feel like I can pick and choose the machines that stay with me, and which ones go on to new owners and new lives. 674 more words


Arch vs OpenSuSe

I’ve been working on developing an OS suitable for Retail with a few decent packages such as Samba, an FTP and SQL in case the OS is installed on one machine as opposed to many. 202 more words

Open Source

Arch Linux set default browser

open terminal and execute following commands

$ xdg-mime default browser.desktop x-scheme-handler/http
$ xdg-mime default browser.desktop x-scheme-handler/https

replace browser with chromium or firefox


$ xdg-mime default chromium.desktop x-scheme-handler/http
$ xdg-mime default chromium.desktop x-scheme-handler/https
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Repair git

Git recovery/repair is very easy
just try commands below

git init
git fsck 
git gc --auto 
git reset --hard

these above steps also fix git errors like… 8 more words