What do you use to get your issues fixed (and more)


#21

Well, yeah occasionally but only on Tuesdays or the seventh Saturday of every month :grin:


#22

Mine is every other Monday or each full moon and when an occasional :pig_nose: pig flies… :grin:


#23

There is no feeling quite like it.


#24

The ArchWiki is good, as is wikidevi, but the best source is almost always the upstream documentation — most software projects have their own, dedicated documentation and this should always be the preferred reference.


#25

Thx @Head_on_a_Stick . Never heard about that site.


#26

I usually follow these steps:

  1. Have a look in the Archlabs forum too see if others experience the same issue. I start with the latest posts if the issue occured recently. Otherwise I search the forum.

  2. Reading the Arch wiki.

  3. Google the error message.

  4. After several frustrating hours I post a question in the Archlabs forum or forums of the brand of my computer if the issue is related to hardware.


#27

Well done folks, very F’in well done!!!

IIRC, the two week expiration should be soon. I’ll spend the weekend compiling this into a nice format so Matt and folks can post as they see fit.


#28

man man, or --help if that’s not an option, if it’s something I don’t have on my system or lacks a manual then wikis or random forums can help.


#29

Oh, is that a kind of a How To Help on the ArchLabs site !


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#31

Have split off into own topic. Let me know if it needs a rename.