Now that dbus is no longer compiled with X11 support (Q4 2018) you have to call X11 apps like this:
sudo dbus-launch --exit-with-session nemo
NTPd has been supplanted by Chrony and should not be used to serve time to clients.
If all that is required is a basic time client systemd's timesyncd should be used as it is the most lightweight.
- The default NTP settings are compiled in by the vendor and can be overriden via /etc/systemd/timesyncd.conf
- The most common commands are `timedatectl show-timesync` and `timedatectl set-ntp`
reflector -c US --fastest 5 --age 48 --protocol http --sort rate --verbose --save /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
Pacman Entropy1. Open a terminal as root and run
cat /dev/sda > /dev/null
- After about 1 minute the kernel will have enough "true" entropy to finish the command.
pacman-key --populate archlinux
You can automatically scan for updates to your aur installed packages with 'cower -vdu'