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Arch Linux - how to check for reduntant packages

It is a good habit to keep your system in order. Sometimes you install some packages together with their dependencies, but later you uninstall them, leaving the unnecessary dependencies. Here's how to get rid of them in Arch Linux.

24 Jul 2020

How to refresh Arch repository mirrors

When using Arch Linux you may encounter network problems with the repo mirrors saved during installation - the upgrades may be slower or the mirrors may be unavailable. It is worth to periodically refresh the mirror servers of your system.

28 Jul 2020

What is this place? pwd

Many Linux users (including myself) often search for solutions to the problems they encounter in their use of the operating system and sometimes the search is a frustrating and tiring process. I thought it could be worthwile to gather all the information I had found/learnt and present it in as simple form as possible in one place, so that other people could benefit. Welcome to the home of Linux HowTos!

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