Wallpapers not showing in pantheon

Default path for wallpapers in pantheon is /usr/share/backgrounds/pantheon but when it is installed as a desktop in linux i.e arch linux its wallpapers are installed at /usr/share/backgrounds/elementary instead. Desktop settings >background / wallpaper will try to find /usr/share/backgrounds/pantheon but may not be able to find. The workaround is to create a symlink Close settings and […]

composer install using php5.6 instead of php7

PHP 7.x is the recent version of php, in some cases you may want to install application using composer and php56 while your system has php7.x installed on it. You ‘ll need to install php5.6 on arch linux you can install php 5.6 from aur by using yaourt or any other aur installer. After you […]

Auto switching wireless profiles in Arch Linux

Please follow steps below to auto switch your wireless network profiles. This is useful when you frequently switch between your wireless networks i.e home and office. 1. Install wpa_actiond, dialog and wpa_supplicant 2. Create profile using wifi-menu   It will display a wifi network selection, choose your network and provide password. Save the profile. Repeat […]