Dear Archman community;
Archman 18.02 KDE Plasma Edition Released (Code name: Panthera onca)
The jaguar (Panthera onca), also known in South America as (painted) onça, is the only extant Panthera species native to the Americas. The jaguar’s present range extends from Southwestern United States and Mexico across much of Central America and south to Paraguay and northern Argentina. Though there are single cats now living within the western United States, the species has largely been extirpated from the United States since the early 20th century. It is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List; and its numbers are declining. Threats include loss and fragmentation of habitat.
The jaguar is the largest cat species in the Americas and the third-largest after the tiger and the lion. This spotted cat closely resembles the leopard, but is usually larger and sturdier. It ranges across a variety of forested and open terrains, but its preferred habitat is tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forest, swamps and wooded regions. The jaguar enjoys swimming and is largely a solitary, opportunistic, stalk-and-ambush predator at the top of the food chain. As a keystone species it plays an important role in stabilizing ecosystems and regulating prey populations.
The jaguar has an exceptionally powerful bite, even relative to the other big cats. This allows it to pierce the shells of armored reptiles and to employ an unusual killing method: it bites directly through the skull of prey between the ears to deliver a fatal bite to the brain.
While international trade in jaguar or its body parts is prohibited, the cat is still frequently killed, particularly in conflicts with ranchers and farmers in South America. Although reduced, its range remains large. Given its historical distribution, the jaguar has featured prominently in the mythology of numerous indigenous American cultures, including those of the Maya and Aztec.
Release Notes and packages:
VLC media player (vlc) 2.2.8-4
Clementine Music Player (clementine) 1.3.1-13
Last updated drivers
Unsupprted drivers (b43-firmware-126.96.36.199-1, xf86-video-sis-0.10.8-3 …)
AUR repos enabled
Multilib Arch repos enabled
Liberation Sans font
Drop-Down Yakuake terminal= F12
Start Menu= Super+L (win start button)
Calamares slides (Canemir – Archman artwork developer)
click here for package list
Facilitated Terminal commands
sudo pacman -S ==> pac
sudo pacman -Ss ==> pacs
sudo pacman -Syy ==> pacu
sudo pacman -Syu ==> update
sudo pacman -Scc ==> clean
sudo pacman -R ==> remove
sudo reflector –verbose –latest 15 –sort rate –save /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist ==> mirrors
sudo reflector –verbose –latest 15 –sort rate –save /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist && sudo pacman -Syyu ==> upgrade
HOW TO USB TRANSFER:
Suse ImageWriter recommended to transfer usb disk on Linux and on Windows
(Suse ImageWriter on Archman repos)
Format USB disk:
sudo mkfs.vfat /dev/sd? -I
sudo dd bs=4M if=/path/to/archman.iso of=/dev/sd? status=progress && sync
(as root or with sudo)
Please test and tell us your findings and findings about this release.