Monthly Archive: October 2012

The EXT4 Corruption Bug Is Fixed

Much ado about an ultimately irrelevant issue: a bug in the ext4 filesystem has turned out only to be exposed when several exotic options are combined. Apparently, the problem has only affected a single user. The true cause of this EXT4 bug has now been uncovered and patched within the mainline Linux kernel. The EXT4 […]

Manjaro 0.8.2rc1 (Xfce, Net) online

If all goes as planned, we will release Manjaro 0.8.2 on the 10th of November. To find any regressions in our current testbuild I'm releasing 0.8-r1029 as Manjaro 0.8.2rc1 so we can fix bugs before 0.8.2 will hit our servers. This release is mainly for developer and testers, not recommend for end-users! Manjaro 0.8.2pre2 introduced […]

Linux35-series gets dropped

Since linux35 reached end of life two weeks ago we are now stopping maintaining it. Fixing bugs like EXT4 Data Corruption Bug Hits Stable Linux Kernels is hard to do. Our current stable kernel is linux34. We suggest to remove linux35 packages like this: sudo pacman -R linux35 linux35-extramodules You can also remove linux35 and […]

Manjaro 0.8.2pre4 (XFCE) online

If all goes as planned, we will release Manjaro 0.8.2 on the 10th of November. To find any regressions in our current testbuild I'm releasing 0.8-r1023 as Manjaro 0.8.2pre4 so we can fix stuff before 0.8.2 will hit our servers. This release is mainly for developer and testers, not recommended for end-users. Manjaro 0.8.2pre2 introduced […]

Which kernel should we ship with 0.8.2?

Manjaro Linux supports multible kernels installed at the same time. It is possible to install them with mhwd: sudo mhwd-kernel linux35 NEWKERNEL no Since our current kernel 3.5.7 is now end-of-life and upstream suggests to move to the 3.6 kernel branch we want to know what our community thinks about that: [cardoza_wp_poll id=4]

Manjaro 0.8.2pre3 (Gnome/KDE/XFCE) online

If all goes as planned, we will release Manjaro 0.8.2 on the 27th of October. To find any regressions in our current testbuild I'm releasing 0.8-r1015 as Manjaro 0.8.2pre3 so we can fix stuff before 0.8.2 will hit our servers. This release is mainly for developer and testers, not recommended for end-users. Manjaro 0.8.2pre2 introduced […]

Who wants to maintain our KDE edition?

As you guys already know our main focus is on our XFCE edition. For the Gnome edition we have one core-team developer maintaining it. Our KDE edition was created only in 30 minutes by me. Since 0.8.0 there were almost no changes to its configurations. Lot's of people asked us to add more KDE centric […]

How to pronounce Manjaro?

Manjaro is pronounced like the Mountain Kilimanjaro. Two years ago I climbed it with a little and funny group. It was a really awesome trip. Once during climbing I came to that name Manjaro 🙂

Getting started with Razor-QT

How cute is Razor-QT 0.5.0? It is an advanced, easy-to-use, and fast desktop environment based on Qt technologies. It has been tailored for users who value simplicity, speed, and an intuitive interface. Unlike most desktop environments, Razor-qt also works fine with weak machines. Find out how to install it on Manjaro: Cmds to get razor-qt […]

How our CLI installer 0.8.2 works

In this post we add small tutorials how to use our new CLI installer. Come back to find out if we updated it … Setting up your network Auto Preparation (GPT) Auto Preparation (msdos) Manual Preparation (msdos/btrfs)