## Symptoms

Steam crashes upon opening, after verifying the installation and before opening the main interface, with something about the OpenGL context not supporting direct rendering. Soon afterwards, the X server crashes. (I'm not crashing my computer again just to find the exact error message, thank… »

## A Choice

In my previous Adventures in Arch post, I mentioned that I was using XFCE. Because XFCE is cool. However, XFCE got its fame for being a ‘lightweight’ distro, and I had originally chosen it to reduce my CPU load. After noticing, however,… »

## Preamble

PlayOnLinux is a brilliant wrapper for WINE, allowing for the easy installation of innumerable Windows programs on Linux. Of these, my most recent install was League of Legends, which, of course, does not have a native Linux release. PlayOnLinux installs and runs it… »

## Let's Get Some Hybrid Graphics Up In Here!

if [ ! -f /etc/X11/xorg.conf ]; then        sudo cp /etc/X11/xorg.conf.fglrx /etc/X11/xorg.conffistartx /usr/bin/openbox-session -- :1
How simple was that? And my script for starting X on my integrated card is about the same (only using XFCE,… »

## Introduction

Well, this is it… This is the moment every Linux user dreads: It's time… to install Arch Linux.

Why am I doing this? How has the moment come so soon?? I thought I had more time!! Well in a nutshell, it's because (as my… »