EdTheUniqueGeek wrote:I was just following the Beginners' Guide. If I should be skipping the rankmirrors section then I guess I will.Beginners' Guide clearly state to uncomment server close to you in /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist this is important default step to execute. Other steps are alternative - which is good.
In think slithery tried to edit the Beginners' Guide article itself, which is indeed protected, but because it's only a meta-article that transcludes 3 sub-articles with the real content: Beginners' Guide/Preparation, Beginners' Guide/Installation and Beginners' Guide/Post-installation; these are the articles that users are supposed to edit.
I have followed the Beginners' Guide, and after messing things up with Syslinux as a bootloader, used GRUB and had no further problems. Except I still could not install the netcfg package (I could install all other internet-realated ones, such as dialog).
Firstly I’d like to mention that this guide will not show you how to install Arch from scratch as there is already good documentation which tells you to do so, please read the full beginners guide here if you would like to set up Arch for the first time. This guide assumes you already have a command line system installe
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You need to actually read the content of the beginners guide. It is a set of instructions with explanations that attempt to give the user some kind of understanding of what they are doing. Follow the beginners guide.
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Best to install from the repo's or ccr, instead of going to websites to install.There are quite a few options for this in ccr:http://chakra.sourceforge.net/ccr/packa … _Search=Gojust use 'ccr infinality', and choose whichever number corresponds with the package you need.But ofc, best to read the Beginners Guide to understand how to install with pacman and ccr.