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Archlinux Ultimate Installer

Installation & Configuration of archlinux has never been much easier!


  • You can first try it in a VirtualMachine


  • A working internet connection
  • Logged in as 'root'

Obtaining The Repository

With git

  • Increase cowspace partition: mount -o remount,size=2G /run/archiso/cowspace
  • Get list of packages and install git: pacman -Sy git
  • Get the script: git clone git://

Without git

  • Increase cowspace partition: mount -o remount,size=2G /run/archiso/cowspace
  • Get the script: wget -O - | tar xz
    • an alternate URL (for less typing (github shorten)) is wget -O - | tar xz
    • an alternate URL (for less typing) is wget -O - | tar xz
    • super short wget -O

How to use

  • FIFO [System Base]: cd aui ; ./fifo
  • LILO [The Rest]: cd aui ; ./lilo



  • Configure keymap
  • Select editor
  • Automatic configure mirrorlist
  • Create partition
  • Format device
  • Install system base
  • Configure fstab
  • Configure hostname
  • Configure timezone
  • Configure hardware clock
  • Configure locale
  • Configure mkinitcpio
  • Install/Configure bootloader
  • Configure mirrorlist
  • Configure root password


  • Backup all modified files
  • Install additional repositories
  • Create and configure new user
  • Install and configure sudo
  • Automatic enable services in systemd
  • Install an AUR Helper [trizen, yay...]
  • Install Base System
  • Install systemd
  • Install Preload
  • Install Zram
  • Install Xorg
  • Install GPU Drivers
  • Install CUPS
  • Install Additional wireless/bluetooth firmwares
  • Ensuring access to GIT through a firewall
  • Install DE or WM [Cinnamon, Enlightenment, FluxBox, GNOME, i3, KDE, LXDE, OpenBox, XFCE...]
  • Install Developement tools [Vim, Emacs, Eclipse...]
  • Install Office apps [LibreOffice, GNOME-Office, Latex...]
  • Install System tools [Wine, Virtualbox, Grsync, Htop...]
  • Install Graphics apps [Inkscape, Gimp, Blender, MComix...]
  • Install Internet apps [Firefox, Google-Chrome, Jdownloader...]
  • Install Multimedia apps [Rhythmbox, Clementine, Codecs...]
  • Install Games [Desura, PlayOnLinux, Steam, Minecraft...]
  • Install Fonts [Liberation, MS-Fonts, Google-webfonts...]
  • Install and configure Web Servers
  • And Many More...

Thank helmuthdu

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License 📜

This project is licenced under the GNU General Public License V3. For more information, see the LICENSE file or visit


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