15 How to get back to the standard look and the standard settings

15 How to get back to the standard look and the standard settings

Nomally we would do a "skel" to get our old configs back. In DWM this will not work. Skel is needed to get the old configs back BUT you need to build it again. So we "make and sudo make install" dwm and slstatus then we can reboot and you will have the initial setup...

12 Changing the look of our DWM

12 Changing the look of our DWM

In previous videos we have 'riced' our system already. We use meld to compare configuration files. We move the bar to the bottom. We make the border thicker. We change the color of the dmenu. We learn about xprop. DWM has two dmenus   Let us change the size of...

11 How to change the slstatus on ArcoLinux

11 How to change the slstatus on ArcoLinux

We go into the slstatus config and change some settings. We will add the diskfree parameter to our Slstatus. Always rebuild your packages and then logout. ~/.config/arco-slstatus

10 How to remove the system tray on DWM

10 How to remove the system tray on DWM

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7 How to change the gaps on ArcoLinux DWM

7 How to change the gaps on ArcoLinux DWM

We investigate the configuration files with pt and find out where the word 'gaps' is used. We change the setting for the gaps and then we rebuild DWM. We make the most common mistakes so that you will not make them.

6 Comparing our DWM with the suckless DWM

6 Comparing our DWM with the suckless DWM

In this video we compare the original DWM we can download from the suckless website with our DWM. There is a readme file where you can read the list of patches we have used. We show you how to install the standard dwm installation. It just takes a make and sudo make...

3 Learning about DWM online and offline

3 Learning about DWM online and offline

There is a conky to help you out the first time you reboot. Dwm works - like any other tiling window manager - with keyboard shortcuts. We give you a general overview. Use the Arch Wiki. We use cups as example to search for drivers for printers. Do not forget the...

2 Updating the current DWM first

2 Updating the current DWM first

We first update our system and reboot. The mirrorlist is important. /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist is what will govern your pacman and the speed you will have. The aliases "mirror" (reflector) and others will order the fastest servers of Arch Linux in the mirrorlist file....

1 Installation of ArcoLinuxD Dwm

1 Installation of ArcoLinuxD Dwm

Install the desktop using CalamaresInstall the desktop using our scriptsInstall the desktop using ArcoLinuxBInstall the desktop using ArcoLinux Tweak ToolOPTION 1 : Installing the desktop with CalamaresSelect during installation what display manager and what desktop...