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 +====== Information ======
  
 +  * Arch Linux ((https://www.archlinux.org))
 +  * Plasma Desktop ((https://www.kde.org/workspaces/plasmadesktop))
 +
 +===== Prerequisites =====
 +
 +  * [[distros:arch_linux_install | Arch Linux Install]]
 +
 +====== Notes ======
 +
 +  * NVIDIA graphics driver from official repos does not work with ZEN Kernel ((can apparently mess with DKMS or the ZEN-specific NVIDIA driver from AUR))
 +  * fstrim works with XFS root partition ((https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=217880))
 +  * Touchpad disable doesn't work on Hailrake
 +
 +====== Software ======
 +
 +===== Update =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo pacman -Syyuu
 +
 +===== Xorg =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo pacman -S --needed xorg-server xorg-xrandr xf86-input-evdev xf86-input-libinput
 +
 +===== Graphics =====
 +
 +==== Mesa ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  mesa-libgl lib32-mesa-libgl
 +
 +==== NVIDIA ====
 +
 +  * Continue to [[distros:arch_linux_plasma#proprietary_graphics | Proprietary Graphics]] set-up before rebooting
 +
 +  nvidia nvidia-settings nvidia-utils opencl-nvidia  nvidia-libgl lib32-nvidia-libgl
 +
 +==== Intel ====
 +
 +  * This is necessary on Chatters ((modesetting doesn't work))
 +
 +  xf86-video-intel mesa-libgl
 +
 +===== Plasma =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  plasma-meta kde-applications-meta plasma-wayland-session phonon-qt4-gstreamer phonon-qt5-gstreamer gst-libav libx264 fcron xdg-user-dirs kdeconnect ttf-dejavu ttf-liberation sshfs telepathy-gabble
 +
 +===== General =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  acpid alsa-tools amarok android-tools aria2 firefox filezilla gimp hidepid htop hunspell hunspell-en keepassx2 libreoffice-fresh lsof mesa-demos mpv networkmanager-openvpn openvpn perl-image-exiftool qbittorrent p7zip ufw unrar wget
 +
 +===== Games =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  supertuxkart minetest neverball
 +
 +===== Printing =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  cups hplip foomatic-db-engine system-config-printer
 +
 +===== Wine =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  wine-staging winetricks wine_gecko wine-mono lib32-gst-plugins-base-libs lib32-libpulse lib32-openal lib32-gnutls lib32-giflib lib32-libpng lib32-lcms2 lib32-mpg123 lib32-libxml2 samba
 +
 +==== Non-multilib ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  wine-staging winetricks wine_gecko wine-mono gst-plugins-base-libs libpulse openal gnutls giflib libpng lcms2 mpg123 libxml2 samba
 +
 +===== AntiMicro =====
 +
 +  * https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/antimicro
 +  * Should do [[distros:arch_linux_plasma#makepkg | makepkg]] configuration first
 +
 +  wget 'https://aur.archlinux.org/cgit/aur.git/snapshot/antimicro.tar.gz' -O ~/'Downloads/antimicro.tar.gz' && tar -xzvf ~/'Downloads/antimicro.tar.gz' -C ~/'Downloads' && cd ~/'Downloads/antimicro' && makepkg -sri --noconfirm && cd ~ && rm -Rf ~/'Downloads/antimicro.tar.gz' ~/'Downloads/antimicro' && sync
 +
 +===== Video Decoding =====
 +
 +==== Intel ====
 +
 +  * VA-API
 +
 +  libva-intel-driver
 +
 +==== Mesa ====
 +
 +  * VDPAU
 +
 +  mesa-vdpau
 +
 +==== NVIDIA ====
 +
 +  * VDPAU
 +
 +  nvidia-utils
 +
 +===== OBS Studio =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  obs-studio
 +
 +===== Kodi =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  kodi
 +
 +====== Services ======
 +
 +====== acpid ======
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo systemctl enable 'acpid'
 +
 +====== TRIM ======
 +
 +  * This requires more (currently undocumented here) set-up if using an encrypted root partition and/or LVM
 +  * This requires a SSD with no encrypted root nor LVM
 +
 +  sudo systemctl enable 'fstrim.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'fstrim' && sudo systemctl status 'fstrim' -l
 +
 +====== SDDM ======
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo systemctl enable 'sddm'
 +
 +====== CUPS ======
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo systemctl enable 'org.cups.cupsd.socket'
 +
 +====== Settings ======
 +
 +===== Plasma =====
 +
 +  * Disable Show the desktop toolbox from Tweaks
 +  * Always show all entries on System Tray
 +  * Application Dashboard alternative
 +
 +===== Wallet =====
 +
 +  * Classic, blowfish encrypted file (no password)
 +
 +===== SDDM =====
 +
 +==== Appearance ====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/sddm.conf'
 +
 +  [Theme]
 +  Current=breeze
 +  CursorTheme=breeze_cursors
 +
 +==== Auto-login ====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/sddm.conf'
 +
 +  [Autologin]
 +  User=espionage724
 +  Session=plasma.desktop
 +
 +===== Dolphin =====
 +
 +  * Video Files (ffmpegthumbs) Previews
 +
 +===== Font =====
 +
 +  * Force 96 fonts DPI
 +
 +===== Keyboard Shortcuts =====
 +
 +  konsole
 +
 +  keepassx2
 +
 +===== Network Profile =====
 +
 +==== IPv4 DNS ====
 +
 +=== Pi-hole ===
 +
 +  192.168.1.158
 +
 +=== DNS.WATCH ===
 +
 +  84.200.69.80
 +
 +  84.200.70.40
 +
 +===== Amarok =====
 +
 +  * See [[Information:Internet Radio]]
 +
 +===== Uncomplicated Firewall =====
 +
 +==== Initial ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo ufw reset && sudo ufw default deny && sudo ufw logging off && sudo ufw enable && sudo systemctl enable 'ufw'
 +
 +==== Secure Shell ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo ufw limit '22'/'tcp'
 +
 +==== Custom Rules ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/ufw/applications.d/custom'
 +
 +=== Steam In-Home Streaming ===
 +
 +  [steam-ihs]
 +  title=steam-ihs
 +  description=Steam In-Home Streaming
 +  ports=27031,27036/udp|27036,27037/tcp
 +
 +  sudo ufw allow 'steam-ihs'
 +
 +=== KDE Connect ===
 +
 +  [kde-connect]
 +  title=kde-connect
 +  description=KDE Connect
 +  ports=1714:1764/tcp|1714:1764/udp
 +
 +  sudo ufw allow 'kde-connect'
 +
 +=== qBittorrent Web UI ===
 +
 +  * Enable in Options > Web UI
 +
 +  [qbittorrent-web]
 +  title=qbittorrent-web
 +  description=qBittorrent Web UI
 +  ports=8080/tcp
 +
 +  sudo ufw allow 'qbittorrent-web'
 +
 +=== Kodi Remote ===
 +
 +  * This allows remote control with Yatse
 +  * Enable HTTP server in Kodi
 +
 +  [kodi-remote]
 +  title=kodi-remote
 +  description=Kodi Remote Control
 +  ports=8080/tcp|9777/udp
 +
 +  sudo ufw allow 'kodi-remote'
 +
 +===== Boot Loader =====
 +
 +==== GRUB ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/default/grub' && sudo grub-mkconfig -o '/boot/grub/grub.cfg'
 +
 +==== systemd-boot ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo -e '/boot/loader/entries/linux-kernel.conf'
 +
 +==== I/O Scheduler ====
 +
 +  * Choose only one
 +
 +=== Deadline ===
 +
 +  * Rotational disks
 +
 +  elevator=deadline
 +
 +=== blk_mq ===
 +
 +  * SSDs
 +
 +  scsi_mod.use_blk_mq=1
 +
 +==== Disable NMI watchdog ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  nmi_watchdog=0
 +
 +==== Disable Webcam and Bluetooth ====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  modprobe.blacklist=uvcvideo,btusb,bluetooth
 +
 +==== Disable Laptop Display ====
 +
 +  * Needed on Chatters
 +
 +  video=LVDS-1:d
 +
 +===== makepkg =====
 +
 +  nano ~/'.makepkg.conf'
 +
 +  CFLAGS="-march=native -O3 -pipe"
 +  CXXFLAGS="${CFLAGS}"
 +  CPPFLAGS="${CFLAGS}"
 +  MAKEFLAGS="-j$(nproc)"
 +  PKGEXT='.pkg.tar'
 +
 +===== Input =====
 +
 +==== Flat Cursor Movement ====
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-accel-disable.conf'
 +
 +  Section "InputClass"
 +      Identifier           "libinput pointer catchall"
 +      Driver               "libinput"
 +      MatchIsPointer       "yes"
 +      Option               "AccelProfile"                     "flat"
 +  EndSection
 +  
 +  Section "InputClass"
 +      Identifier           "libinput touchpad catchall"
 +      Driver               "libinput"
 +      MatchIsTouchpad      "yes"
 +      Option               "AccelProfile"                     "flat"
 +  EndSection
 +  
 +  Section "InputClass"
 +      Identifier           "libinput touchscreen catchall"
 +      Driver               "libinput"
 +      MatchIsTouchscreen   "yes"
 +      Option               "AccelProfile"                     "flat"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +==== Touchpad ====
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/99-touchpad.conf'
 +
 +  Section "InputClass"
 +      Identifier      "libinput touchpad catchall"
 +      Driver          "libinput"
 +      MatchIsTouchpad "yes"
 +      Option          "DisableWhileTyping"    "0"
 +      Option          "MiddleEmulation"       "0"
 +      Option          "NaturalScrolling"      "0"
 +      Option          "ScrollMethod"          "twofinger"
 +      Option          "SendEventsMode"        "disabled-on-external-mouse"
 +      Option          "Tapping"               "0"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +===== Kernel Hardening =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/sysctl.d/harden.conf'
 +
 +  kernel.dmesg_restrict = 1
 +  kernel.kptr_restrict = 1
 +
 +===== mpv =====
 +
 +  * Change ''hwdec'' to ''vaapi'' for Intel graphics
 +  * Remove ''hwdec'' if the VDPAU section doesn't show in nvidia-settings with NVIDIA Proprietary Graphics
 +
 +  mkdir -p ~/'.config/mpv' && nano ~/'.config/mpv/mpv.conf'
 +
 +  hwdec='vdpau'
 +  vo='opengl-hq'
 +  ao='pulse'
 +
 +===== Pacman Hooks =====
 +
 +==== systemd Initramfs Regenerate ====
 +
 +  * https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=215411
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/pacman.d/hooks' && sudo -e '/etc/pacman.d/hooks/system-initramfs-regen.hook'
 +
 +  [Trigger]
 +  Operation = Upgrade
 +  Type = Package
 +  Target = systemd
 +  
 +  [Action]
 +  Description = Generating initramfs...
 +  Depends = linux
 +  When = PostTransaction
 +  Exec = /usr/bin/mkinitcpio -P
 +
 +===== PulseAudio =====
 +
 +  mkdir -p ~/'.config/pulse' && nano ~/'.config/pulse/daemon.conf'
 +
 +  resample-method = soxr-mq
 +  flat-volumes = no
 +  deferred-volume-safety-margin-usec = 1
 +
 +===== Secure Shell =====
 +
 +  * See [[Clients:Secure Shell]]
 +
 +===== Wine Staging =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/profile.d/wine-staging.sh'
 +
 +  export STAGING_SHARED_MEMORY=1
 +  export STAGING_WRITECOPY=1
 +
 +====== Computer-specific ======
 +
 +===== Spinesnap =====
 +
 +==== Open-Source Graphics ====
 +
 +  * Intel Corporation Sky Lake Integrated Graphics (rev 07)
 +  * NVIDIA Corporation Device 1399 (rev a2)
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/graphics.conf'
 +
 +  Section "Device"
 +      Identifier      "Optimus"
 +      Driver          "modesetting"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +==== Proprietary Graphics ====
 +
 +=== Xorg ===
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/nvidia-optimus.conf'
 +
 +  Section "Module"
 +      Load        "modesetting"
 +  EndSection
 +  
 +  Section "Device"
 +      Identifier  "nvidia"
 +      Driver      "nvidia"
 +      BusID       "PCI:1:0:0"
 +      Option      "AllowEmptyInitialConfiguration"
 +      Option      "Coolbits"                          "8"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +=== SDDM ===
 +
 +  sudo -e '/usr/share/sddm/scripts/Xsetup'
 +
 +  xrandr --setprovideroutputsource 'modesetting' 'NVIDIA-0'
 +  xrandr --auto
 +
 +===== Hailrake =====
 +
 +==== Graphics ====
 +
 +  * Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Device 983d
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/graphics.conf'
 +
 +  Section "Device"
 +      Identifier      "Kabini"
 +      Driver          "modesetting"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +==== Audio ====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/idt-audio.service' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'idt-audio' --now && sudo systemctl status 'idt-audio' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=IDT 92HD95 Audio Bass and Volume Fix
 +  
 +  [Service]
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/hda-verb' '/dev/snd/hwC1D0' '0x1a' '0x782' '0x61'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/hda-verb' '/dev/snd/hwC1D0' '0x1a' '0x773' '0x2d'
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=multi-user.target
 +
 +===== Oak =====
 +
 +==== Open-Source Graphics ====
 +
 +  * Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] RV610 [Radeon HD 2400 PRO]
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/graphics.conf'
 +
 +  Section "Device"
 +      Identifier      "R600"
 +      Driver          "modesetting"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +==== Filesystem Maintenance ====
 +
 +=== Service ===
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/fs-m.service'
 +
 +  [Service]
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/xfs_fsr' '/dev/sdb1'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/xfs_fsr' '/dev/sdc1'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sync'
 +
 +=== Timer ===
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/fs-m.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'fs-m.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'fs-m' && sudo systemctl status 'fs-m' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=Filesystem Maintenance
 +  
 +  [Timer]
 +  OnCalendar=weekly
 +  Persistent=true
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=timers.target
 +
 +===== Chatters =====
 +
 +==== Open-Source Graphics ====
 +
 +  * Intel something (TODO: Fix)
 +
 +  sudo mkdir -p '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d' && sudo -e '/etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/graphics.conf'
 +
 +  Section "Device"
 +      Identifier      "915GM"
 +      Driver          "intel"
 +  EndSection
 +
 +====== Cache Cleanup ======
 +
 +===== Service =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/cache-cleanup.service' && sudo sed -i 's/CHANGEME/'$USER'/g' '/etc/systemd/system/cache-cleanup.service'
 +
 +  [Service]
 +  User=CHANGEME
 +  Group=CHANGEME
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.bash_history'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.cache/thumbnails'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.cache/winetricks'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.thumbnails'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.nv'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.local/share/recently-used.xbel'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.local/share/Trash/expunged'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.local/share/Trash/files'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.local/share/Trash/info'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/home/CHANGEME/.config/Trolltech.conf'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/kbuildsycoca4' --noincremental
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/kbuildsycoca5' --noincremental
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sync'
 +
 +===== Timer =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/cache-cleanup.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'cache-cleanup.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'cache-cleanup' && sudo systemctl status 'cache-cleanup' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=Temporary File and Cache Cleanup
 +  
 +  [Timer]
 +  OnCalendar=weekly
 +  Persistent=true
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=timers.target
 +
 +====== Automatic Updates ======
 +
 +===== Service =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/arch-up.service'
 +
 +  [Service]
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/pacman' -Syyuu --noconfirm -q
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sync'
 +
 +===== Timer =====
 +
 +  * See [[Information:Update Times]] for OnCalendar values ((5:10 Spinesnap, 5:20 Hailrake, 6:00 Oak))
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/arch-up.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'arch-up.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'arch-up' && sudo systemctl status 'arch-up' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=Software Package Maintenance and Updater
 +  Wants=network-online.target
 +  
 +  [Timer]
 +  OnCalendar=*-*-* 05:10:00
 +  Persistent=true
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=timers.target
 +
 +====== Pacman Mirrorlist ======
 +
 +  * https://www.archlinux.org/mirrorlist
 +
 +===== Service =====
 +
 +  * Grabs US mirrors (IPv4, HTTPS)
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/mirrors-up.service'
 +
 +  [Service]
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/wget' 'https://www.archlinux.org/mirrorlist/?country=US&protocol=https&ip_version=4' -O '/tmp/mirrorlist'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sed' -i 's/#Server/Server/g' '/tmp/mirrorlist'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/mv' '/tmp/mirrorlist' '/etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sync'
 +
 +===== Timer =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/mirrors-up.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'mirrors-up.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'mirrors-up' && sudo systemctl status 'mirrors-up' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=Pacman Mirrorlist Generator
 +  Wants=network-online.target
 +  
 +  [Timer]
 +  OnCalendar=weekly
 +  Persistent=true
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=timers.target
 +
 +====== Steven Black's Unified Hosts File ======
 +
 +  * https://github.com/StevenBlack/hosts
 +
 +===== Service =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/hosts-up.service'
 +
 +  [Service]
 +  Type=oneshot
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/wget' 'https://github.com/StevenBlack/hosts/archive/master.zip' -O '/tmp/master.zip'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/unzip' '/tmp/master.zip' -d '/tmp'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/python3' '/tmp/hosts-master/updateHostsFile.py' --auto --replace
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/rm' -Rf '/tmp/master.zip' '/tmp/hosts-master'
 +  ExecStart='/usr/bin/sync'
 +
 +===== Timer =====
 +
 +  sudo -e '/etc/systemd/system/hosts-up.timer' && sudo systemctl daemon-reload && sudo systemctl enable 'hosts-up.timer' --now && sudo systemctl start 'hosts-up' && sudo systemctl status 'hosts-up' -l
 +
 +  [Unit]
 +  Description=Hosts File Protection Updater
 +  Wants=network-online.target
 +  
 +  [Timer]
 +  OnCalendar=weekly
 +  Persistent=true
 +  
 +  [Install]
 +  WantedBy=timers.target
 +
 +====== Mozilla Firefox ======
 +
 +===== about:config =====
 +
 +  cd ~/'.mozilla/firefox/'*'.default' && nano 'user.js' && cd ~
 +
 +  user_pref("layout.frame_rate.precise", true);
 +  user_pref("mousewheel.min_line_scroll_amount", 40);
 +  user_pref("extensions.jid1-BoFifL9Vbdl2zQ@jetpack.showReleaseNotes", false);
 +  user_pref("dom.storage.enabled", true);
 +  user_pref("dom.event.clipboardevents.enabled", true);
 +  user_pref("extensions.pocket.enabled", false);
 +  user_pref("loop.enabled", false);
 +  user_pref("reader.parse-on-load.enabled", false);
 +  user_pref("media.peerconnection.enabled", false);
 +
 +===== Extensions =====
 +
 +  * 7 Extensions
 +
 +  xdg-open 'https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/privacy-settings/versions' && xdg-open 'https://www.eff.org/privacybadger' && xdg-open 'https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ublock-origin/versions' && xdg-open 'https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/gnotifier/versions' && xdg-open 'https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/decentraleyes/versions' && xdg-open 'https://www.eff.org/https-everywhere' && xdg-open 'https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/umatrix/versions'
 +
 +==== Hailrake ====
 +
 +  * Firefox is super-slow on this computer with the above extenstions, GNotifier is fine
 +  * https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/gnotifier/versions
 +
 +==== uBlock Origin ====
 +
 +  * Enable Adblock Warning Removal List‎
 +  * Enable Anti-Adblock Killer | Reek
 +  * Disable everything else below
 +  * Enable Fanboy+Easylist-Merged Ultimate List‎
 +
 +==== uMatrix ====
 +
 +  * Auto-update hosts files
 +
 +==== Privacy Settings ====
 +
 +  * Full Privacy
 +
 +====== Notable Folders and Commands ======
 +
 +===== Shortcuts =====
 +
 +  /usr/share/applications
 +
 +  ~/.local/share/applications
 +
 +===== Icons =====
 +
 +  /usr/share/icons/hicolor
 +
 +  ~/.local/share/icons/hicolor
 +
 +===== fstrim =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo fstrim -v --all
 +
 +===== Xorg Debug =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  xdg-open '/var/log/Xorg.0.log'
 +
 +===== Verify DRI3 =====
 +
 +  * Won't report DRI3 with NVIDIA Proprietary Graphics Driver
 +
 +  LIBGL_DEBUG='verbose' glxinfo | grep 'libgl'
 +
 +===== Show CPU Frequency =====
 +
 +  grep 'MHz' '/proc/cpuinfo'
 +
 +  watch -n 0.1 grep \'cpu MHz\' '/proc/cpuinfo'
 +
 +===== Partition Information =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  df -hT
 +
 +===== hdparm Secure Erase =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  sudo hdparm -I '/dev/sda' | grep 'not'
 +
 +  sudo hdparm --user-master u --security-set-pass 'x' '/dev/sda'
 +
 +  sudo hdparm --user-master u --security-erase-enhanced 'x' '/dev/sda'
 +
 +===== Optimal GCC compiler flags =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  gcc -v -E -x c -march=native -mtune=native - < /dev/null 2>&1 | grep cc1 | perl -pe 's/ -mno-\S+//g; s/^.* - //g;'
 +
 +===== Remove EXIF data =====
 +
 +****
 +
 +  exiftool -all= *.* -overwrite_original
distros/arch_linux_plasma.txt · Last modified: 2016/10/17 20:11 by Sean Rhone