LinuxQuestions.org
Visit the LQ Articles and Editorials section
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Blogs
User Name
Password

Notices

Old

Making KDE Software Compilation 4 Desktop Lightweight

Posted 04-08-2014 at 12:52 AM by s.verma
Updated 04-08-2014 at 12:55 AM by s.verma (Forgot the simley!)

A short story of (En)Lightening KDE SC 4 Desktop

This is my personal experience with KDE SC 4 (specifically 4.12) on Arch Linux.
I have been using KDE SC 4 for few days and on startup, my RAM usage were ~600 MB (Nepomuk disabled, but akonadi server running). Then one day there was thunderstorm outside, there began raining, and suddenly with a flash of lightening a change came into my mind. I opened KDE SystemSettings, then go to Default Applications-> Window Manager and...
Member
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 218 Comments 0 s.verma is offline
Old

Building Arch Linux Package from precompiled Binaries.

Posted 02-28-2014 at 05:03 AM by s.verma
Updated 04-08-2014 at 01:01 AM by s.verma

This article shows how to create an Arch Linux package
1) when you have got pre-compiled binary files available
or
2) have debian/fedora .deb/.rpm packages available and you have extracted them and got usr/, etc/, etc. directories with installable files in them. Hence want to convert deb/rpm packages into Arch Linux packages.

For this you have to create a directory structure let say
~/foobar/src
Also create ~/foobar/PKGBUILD.
Edit this...
Member
Posted in On Arch Linux
Views 121 Comments 0 s.verma is offline

  



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:41 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement

My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration