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System / Artix kernel default config
Last post by Sero -
How did the current config come to be? Is it arch-based or has it some totally different lineage?

Only looked into this the other day, I had to compile a new one (hardened, they have no kexec support by default) for an arch system and I diffed the configs, they didn't look like they were related at all, and most of the options that differ, I don't even know what they do.

I'm trying to eventually end up with a minimal config (pappy kernel seed style) that works for me.
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News about Artix / Re: A new build server?
Last post by Lizzi.A.S -
[artix@artix-pc ~]$ sudo inxi -Fxzmc0
Resuming in non X mode: xrandr not found. For package install advice run: inxi --recommends
System:    Host: artix-pc Kernel: 4.18.16-zen1-1-zen x86_64 bits: 64 gcc: 8.2.1 Desktop: LXQt (Openbox 3.6.1)
           Distro: Artix rolling
Machine:   Device: desktop System: Gigabyte product: AB350M-DS3H serial: N/A
           Mobo: Gigabyte model: AB350M-DS3H-CF v: x.x serial: N/A
           UEFI [Legacy]: American Megatrends v: F23 date: 08/08/2018
Battery    hidpp__0: charge: 90% condition: NA/NA Wh model: Logitech M570 status: Discharging
CPU:       Quad core AMD Ryzen 5 2400G with Radeon Vega Graphics (-MT-MCP-) arch: Zen rev.0 cache: 2048 KB
           flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 sse4a ssse3 svm) bmips: 28756
           clock speeds: max: 3600 MHz 1: 1640 MHz 2: 2107 MHz 3: 1387 MHz 4: 1406 MHz 5: 1993 MHz 6: 1709 MHz
           7: 1377 MHz 8: 1379 MHz
Memory:    Array-1 capacity: 256 GB (check) devices: 4 EC: None
           Device-1: DIMM 0 size: No Module Installed type: N/A
           Device-2: DIMM 1 size: 8 GB speed: 3000 MT/s type: DDR4 part: CMK16GX4M2B3000C15
           Device-3: DIMM 0 size: No Module Installed type: N/A
           Device-4: DIMM 1 size: 8 GB speed: 3000 MT/s type: DDR4 part: CMK16GX4M2B3000C15
Graphics:  Card: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD/ATI] Raven Ridge [Radeon Vega Series / Radeon Vega Mobile Series]
           bus-ID: 08:00.0
           Display Server: X.org 1.20.2 drivers: ati,amdgpu (unloaded: modesetting,fbdev,vesa)
           tty size: 190x50 Advanced Data: N/A for root
Audio:     Card-1 Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] Device 15e3 driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 08:00.6
           Card-2 Advanced Micro Devices [AMD/ATI] Device 15de driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 08:00.1
           Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture v: k4.18.16-zen1-1-zen
Network:   Card: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller
           driver: r8169 v: 2.3LK-NAPI port: f000 bus-ID: 04:00.0
           IF: enp4s0 state: up speed: 1000 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter>
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 500.1GB (1.3% used)
           ID-1: /dev/sda model: SanDisk_Ultra_II size: 500.1GB temp: 30C
Partition: ID-1: / size: 15G used: 5.8G (42%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda3
           ID-2: /home size: 25G used: 114M (1%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda4
           ID-3: /boot size: 2.0G used: 84M (5%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda2
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: No active sensors found. Have you configured your sensors yet? mobo: N/A gpu: 27.0
Info:      Processes: 218 Uptime: 16 min Memory: 1178.9/14034.8MB
           Init: N/A rc: OpenRC runlevel: default Gcc sys: 8.2.1 Client: Shell (sudo) inxi: 2.3.56
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System / Re: Is it a good ideea to mount TMPS via Fstab?
Last post by nous -
This uses your RAM as /tmp and it's way faster than using a HDD or even a SSD. If you don't use /tmp for user stuff (i.e. temporary downloads and such), the RAM usage is negligible and not causing adverse effects even in low-RAM systems.
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System / Is it a good ideea to mount TMPS via Fstab?
Last post by Mirceamx -
I noticed this line was missing from fstab so I added it:

tmpfs   /tmp         tmpfs   nodev,nosuid          0  0

Is it a good idea. I want my apps to start faster but they somehow seem to start slower...I'm using Plasma btw.
Thank you.
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General Discussion / Re: Trying to start linux on x86 tablet
Last post by nous -
I've recently had the unpleasant experience of owning an Intel-CPU tablet and, after a week of wasting my time, sold it back. I only tried my luck with Android, because I wanted a regular tablet experience and I'm telling you, unless the tablet has factory Android installed, you may never get a working solution. Worst problems on such tablets are freezing when going into sleep and no sound. Wifi and BT are other common ones. That being said, your best bet (for Android) is Linuxium's efforts and Android X86.