How did you install catalyst? (https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Fglrx)Details of your video card(s)?
on 07/18/2012 – Made popular on 07/18/2012
Try them both out. Depending on your usage xf86-video-ati should be good enough. https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Catalyst willl get you set up with fglrx in no time. Just make sure to use the right aur pkg for your video card.I for one use fglrx cause my kids like their games.
The ArchLinux Wiki has the best documentation available and with the problems you describe here, if it does not suffice, ArchLinux is likely not for you.Everyone can install ArchLinux and most can use it, but it does require more from the user than Ubuntu and such.https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/The_Arch_Wayhttps://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Beginners%27_Guide
Network and Xorg issues sounds to me like you did too much in one go.https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Be … leshootingCheck the connection, check the driver status and load the module: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Ne … figurationIf the network interface doesn't show up (eth0), read this part: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Ne … Interfaces
Things should be working as outlined in the wiki: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Sy … managementIf you think it's important, you can add a line about halt, although it's already mentioned in systemd FAQ https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Sy … r_stays_onThere's also https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Al … o_ShutdownObviously you can use an alias e.g.alias halt='sudo sy