• Home Page, Headlines
 • DW Weekly, Comments
 • Packages, Package Management
 • Glossary, FAQ, Mobile Site
 • Search, Sitemap
 • Major Distributions
 • Submit Distribution
 • Upcoming Releases
 • About DistroWatch
 • Page Hit Ranking
 • Advertise
 • CryptoCoin.cc

Archman GNU/Linux RSS Feed DistroWatch.com: Archman GNU/Linux

Archman GNU/Linux

Last Update: 2019-01-05 06:41 UTC


Archman GNU/Linux is an Arch Linux-based distribution which features the Calamares system installer and a pre-configured desktop environment. Archman also features the Octopi package manager to make installing new software easier.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 38 (273), 6 months: 34 (300), 3 months: 34 (327), 4 weeks: 28 (372), 1 week: 25 (464)

Average visitor rating: 8.75/10 from 16 review(s).


Archman Summary
Distribution Archman GNU/Linux
Home Page http://archman.org/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums http://archman.org/forum/
Alternative User Forums
Documentation https://wiki.archlinux.org/
Screenshots DistroWatch Gallery
Screencasts
Download Mirrors http://archman.org/en/download/
Bug Tracker https://gitlab.com/groups/Archman-OS/-/issues
Related Websites  
Reviews
Where To Buy OSDisc.com (sponsored link)

Table Notes and Explanations

(Please refer to the table below.)
  • Select view: Major packages only (52) All tracked packages (226)
  • To compare the software in this project to the software available in other distributions, please see our Compare Packages page.
  • Notes: In case where multiple versions of a package are shipped with a distribution, only the default version appears in the table. For indication about the GNOME version, please check the "nautilus" and "gnome-shell" packages. The Apache web server is listed as "httpd" and the Linux kernel is listed as "linux". The KDE desktop is represented by the "plasma-desktop" package and the Xfce desktop by the "xfdesktop" package.
  • Colour scheme: green text = latest stable version, red text = development or beta version. The function determining beta versions is not 100% reliable due to a wide variety of versioning schemes.
Linux Media
Linux Mint 19.1$5.95
Ubuntu 18.10$5.95
Debian 9.6.0$5.95
openSUSE 15.0$5.95
Manjaro 18.0$5.95
Fedora 29$5.95
MX Linux 18$5.95
USB Flash Drives
Linux Mint 19.1 16GB$14.95
Ubuntu 18.10 16GB$14.95
Fedora 29 16GB$14.95

Free Shipping on orders over $20
Professional Quality
Click here to visit OSDisc.com now


StickerYou
Create Custom Stickers, Labels, Tattoos and Decals at StickerYou

As a valued partner and proud supporter of DistroWatch, StickerYou is happy to offer a 10% discount on all Custom Stickers, Business Labels, Roll Labels, Vinyl Lettering or Custom Decals. StickerYou is your one-stop shop to make your business stick! Use code DISTRO10 at the checkout page to apply your discount.



Feature 2019.01 2018.11
Release Date 2019-01-04 2018-11-05
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 1600-1700 1400-1500
Free Download ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop Xfce MATE
Package Management Pacman Pacman
Release Model Rolling Rolling
Office Suite -- --
Processor Architecture x86_64 x86_64
Init Software systemd systemd
Journaled File Systems ext4 ext4
Multilingual Yes Yes
Asian Language Support    
Full Package List 2019.01 2018.11
Package 2019.01 2018.11
abiword (3.0.2) -- --
alsa-lib (1.1.8) 1.1.7 1.1.7
ati-driver (18.30) -- --
bash (5.0) 4.4 4.4
bind (9.13.5) -- --
chromium (71.0.3578.98) -- --
cups (2.2.10) 2.2.10 2.2.8
dhcp (4.4.1) 4.4.1 4.4.1
e2fsprogs (1.44.5) 1.44.5 1.44.4
firefox (64.0.2) 64.0 63.0.1
freetype (2.9.1) 2.9.1 2.9.1
gcc (8.2.0) 8.2.1 8.2.1
gimp (2.10.8) 2.10.8 2.10.6
glibc (2.28) 2.28 2.28
gnome-shell (3.30.2) -- --
gnucash (3.4) -- --
gnumeric (1.12.44) -- --
grub (2.02) 2.02 2.02
gtk+ (3.24.3) 3.24.2 3.24.1
httpd (2.4.37) -- 2.4.37
inkscape (0.92.4) 0.92.3 0.92.3
k3b (18.12.1) -- --
kmod (25) 25 25
krita (4.1.7) -- --
libreoffice (6.1.4) -- --
linux (4.20.3) 4.20 4.18.16
Package 2019.01 2018.11
lxpanel (0.9.3) -- --
mariadb (10.3.12) -- --
mate-desktop (1.20.4) -- 1.20.3
mesa (18.3.2) 18.3.1 18.2.4
mysql (8.0.13) -- --
nautilus (3.30.5) -- --
NVIDIA (415.27) -- --
openbox (3.6.1) -- --
openjdk (11.0.1) -8u192 8u192
openssh (7.9p1) 7.9p1 7.9p1
openssl (1.1.1a) 1.1.1a 1.1.1
perl (5.28.1) 5.28.1 5.28.0
php (7.3.1) -- --
plasma-desktop (5.14.5) -- --
postfix (3.3.2) -- --
postgresql (11.1) -- --
Python (3.7.2) 3.7.2 3.7.1
qt (5.12.0) 5.12.0 5.11.2
samba (4.9.4) 4.9.4 4.8.5
systemd (240) 239.370 239
thunderbird (60.4.0) -- --
vim (8.1) 8.1 8.1
vlc (3.0.6) -- --
xfdesktop (4.12.4) 4.12.4 --
xorg-server (1.20.3) 1.20.3 1.20.3

Reader Ratings
Reader supplied reviews for Archman GNU/Linux

Average rating
8.8
from 16 review(s)



What are your thoughts on Archman GNU/Linux?
Please include a few pros and a few cons, along with your overall impression of the operating system.
Our FAQ page has tips on writing a good mini-review.

Version:

Rating:    out of 10

Comments (maximum 2,040 characters):




Past reviews - sort by:

Version: 2018.11
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-12-30
Votes: 11


I had no problems with any of the Arch-based distributions. Archman is very well prepared on Linux. Predefined applications are meticulously selected and appeal to free software philosophy. Everything is light, quiet, fast and stable. I thank the Archman team.


Was this review helpful? Yes No
Version: 2018.11
Rating: 2
Date: 2018-12-01
Votes: 0


Looks good on live dvd but the installer keeps crashing dose not seem to be able to unsquash the files just crashes . One different 3 different computers I have

Looks good on the live dvd but wasted a hell of a lot of time with it . Can not install it

good luck


Was this review helpful? Yes No
Version: 2018.11
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-11-24
Votes: 18


Very fast and successful system. I installed it easily and I'm using it. Easy as live media.



Was this review helpful? Yes No

See all 16 reader reviews of Archman GNU/Linux...


Copyright (C) 2001 - 2019 Atea Ataroa Limited. All rights reserved. All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Privacy policy. Change privacy settings.
DistroWatch.com is hosted at Copenhagen.

Contact, corrections and suggestions: Jesse Smith
Tips: BTC 1J5s35r7v8L3k2zmr3JmUfydzvdnsiNXm2 • PayPal.me/distrowatchweekly