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Welcome to the ArchBang Wiki, where you can find documentation about trying, installing, and using ArchBang.

ArchBang is a simple GNU/Linux rolling release distribution which provides you with a lightweight Arch Linux system combined with the Openbox Window Manager. Suitable for both desktop and portable systems – It is fast, stable, and always up to date.

ArchBang GNU/Linux aims to provide an out-of-the-box Arch Linux experience with a pre-configured Openbox desktop suite whilst being simple and adhering to The Arch Way. ArchBang is available in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions. The name ArchBang is inspired by #!CrunchBang Linux.

You can customise your install to suit your needs, and draw on the vast resources & knowledge of the Arch Linux community. This post http://bbs.archbang.org/viewtopic.php?id=4646 has links to both latest 32 & 64 bit test versions, bootable as a live CD / USB – allowing you to easily test it out before doing a full install. Please see the I've just installed ArchBang. Now what? after you have completed your installation.

Try it out now, we are sure you will be amazed by what ArchBang Linux has to offer!


Please visit the Table of Contents for a listing of ArchBang categories


Important: The ArchBang Wiki is currently a work in progress and is by no means complete. ArchBang is a derivative (spin-off) of Arch Linux and is a separate entity to Arch Linux. ArchBang specific answers to your questions can be found in the ArchBang Forums where our friendly moderators and users offer helpful advice.

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