Learning phase 6

CARLI Customized arch linux iso

Learn how to build a distro from scratch


You have been learning about Arch Linux and ArcoLinux via the 5 phases in our project. At some point in time you may wish to build your own distro/iso and start building it up from scratch. That is phase 6.

We advise you to start in the menu “Start here” and work your way down the menu.

The article “Goal and vision” will clarify what we aim for with the Carli project.

At the moment we are still thinking how to organize all the articles. We will change the structure as the project grows.

Check out the story line in the Carli menu.

Each month we will try to make another step in order to develop our own distro.


10 Creating a pkgbuild for Calamares config

10 Creating a pkgbuild for Calamares config

We created a branding for our Calamares. We want to see how it looks right now. First we need to commit our config to the github. Then we create a PKGBUILD for carli-calamares-config. We use one of the pkgbuilds from ArcoLinux to get some kind of start. We will change...

9 Creating our Calamares config – branding

9 Creating our Calamares config – branding

Start by opening this url and read it. Configs and version of calamares go hand in hand Follow the configs and settings present in the version of Calamares you choose The settings.conf file is going to be the file that will tell Calamares what to do first. It defines...

8 How to give the liveuser root permissions

8 How to give the liveuser root permissions

We are trying out a new logo created by ArcoLinux Zver43.Following the sources at the bottom of this article we create an extra folder and file to give the liveuser the possibility to update the system, to install and remove packages.Folder  = /etc/sudoers.dFile =...

Phase 6 – build an iso from scratch

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