ArchLinux Arm on Rasbperry Pi with Enlightenment windows manager a.k.a E17

ArchLinux Arm on Rasbperry Pi with Enlightenment windows manager a.k.a E17

Steps to get this done on Rasberry Pi are very similar to normal architecture, however keep in mind that variety of software is limited, because raspberry is ARMv6 architecture using device, while your laptop or desktop computer is mostly i386 or amd64 architecture and software needs to be made for each architecture. Any way, in order to complete this you will need:

Rasbperry Pi
SD Card which is bigger then 2GB (because in this tutorial we will burn image to SD and then expand it in order fully utilize it)
USB Keyboard
USB Mouse
Ethernet Cable
HDMI cable and monitor
Working Linux computer

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Linux Mint 13: Cinnamon

Linux Mint 13: Cinnamon

Currently in almost all major distributions there are lots and really lots of unneeded changes, which almost forces to search for alternatives. Ubuntu gone for Unity, it is good if only think you do is browse or watch movies, but for working it is quite complicated, they are now trying to fix it with HUD, who know how it will by. Windows also gone for different interface, which is more suited for tablets, and having two interfaces on one OS kick you in resources place. Only shiny and waited OS is Bodhi 2.0.0 but is not released yet. But maybe there is something else…

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