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It has been requested that we make support for the i8042 keyboard and mouse controller modular. Some people get weird error messages because they don't have one and the manual probing slows down their boot. Tom took care of this on the kernel side (thank you) and the result finally landed in 3.13. In order to get keyboard input during early init, if you don't have it already, add the keyboard hook to the HOOKS= line in /etc/mkinitcpio.conf and run mkinitcpio -P. It has been in the default configuration for some time. WARNING: There's a downside to all this: On some motherboards (mostly ancient ones, but also a few new ones), the i8042 controller cannot be automatically detected.

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google - linux soft repository Overview Google’s Linux software packages will automatically configure the repository settings necessary to keep your Google Linux applications up-to-date. Please download and install packages from the appropriate product pages. Downloads Release Info The image can be burned to a CD, mounted as an ISO file, or be directly written to a USB stick using a utility like `dd`. It is intended for new installations only; an existing Arch Linux system can always be updated with `pacman -Syu`.

A Guide to Installing Arch in VirtualBox Author’s Note (12/26/2012): This post has been updated to take advantage of some of the excellent corrections and constructive criticism provided by the Arch Linux community on Reddit. Many thanks to them for their advice and suggestions. Author’s Note (3/21/2013): I’m thankful for all the nice things users have said about this guide and all the advice they’ve given in the comments—you folks are great. There’ve been a number of calls to update this post to reflect recent changes in Arch. I’ve added a few updates throughout the text and will probably continue to do so once or twice a year until it becomes unwieldy.

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