This is the basic set up of the server role for Arch. I have nothing against it but I figure if I want to learn I need to manage stuff myself from official sources, not to mention it probably helps me figure out where things go wrong when they do go wrong. Generic Binary The Discord client is distributed as a generic, tar. The archive contains the same files that you would have installed normally, but it also includes package metadata that allows pacman to manage dependencies and track files on your system. The package, however, is for 64 bit amd64 operating systems only. Discord On Ubuntu As Ubuntu is the most popular Linux operating system, the developers behind Discord have decided to target it by default.
Hi Skrotrotta and welcome to the forum. You can read for more information. Multiple arguments may be passed by supplying a space separated list that is quoted by the shell. You could also build the package on a different more powerful machine and install the package with yay -U on your laptop. Last edited by Skrotrotta 2018-04-12 02:59:47 I figure if I want to learn I need to manage stuff myself from official sources, not to mention it probably helps me figure out where things go wrong when they do go wrong. I really do worry I am missing something obvious.
This is the best I can gather from my research, I'm just looking to verify if this is the case. I'm actually kicking myself a bit for having never noticed it. After that is finished, run: redbot It will walk through the initial setup, asking for your token and a prefix. Forgive me for my lack of knowledge but these new Arch Commands are quite different compared to standard Ubuntu commands. To solve this, consider logging in and out, waiting a couple minutes, or restarting your desktop session altogether. You may also run Red via the launcher, which allows you to restart the bot from discord, and enable auto-restart. Learning the ins and outs of Bash alone is a journey in itself the end of which few will ever see Speaking of tangents, part of the fun is constantly discovering useful things that have previously escaped your attention.
The client is only offered as an archive for manual installation, or as a. Use the following command to run the launcher:. Creating a bot on Discord it's easy, and most importantly it's completely free. Still working my way through the wiki to learn what additional goodies I need if any. Once you enable snaps on your system, installing Discord will require a single command: snap install discord You will be prompted to enter your password or to re-run the command with sudo , and once you do that, Discord will be downloaded and ready to use.
First, open up a terminal and change into your download directory. Edit: I successfully installed on my second attempt by passing --mflags --nocheck to yay to skip the testing, on Morganamilo's suggestion. The beginner will have to spend some time to continue to confidently use all the options Discord. Discord's Linux client first came out back in 2017, but, they don't exactly provide a lot of instructions on how to install it. These will differ depending on your operating system, as various platforms name packages differently.
With its concept is extremely similar to TeamSpeak. Gamers and non-gamers alike can spin up their own private chat servers in minutes, making Discord an obvious choice for teams, guilds, and all sorts of communities. Common Issues If your bot does not show up online, restart the launcher and re-run the bot. Click to your bot and issue a command. Development focuses on simplicity, minimalism, and code elegance. The Linux Discord client is officially available and is supported by the developers of the program.
I'll get back to doing that then! The client is also available as a Flatpak on Flathub, and was recently added to the Snap store. Everything is new at first and it takes a little time to get oriented. Ubuntu users have it even better. Make a note of what's out there and where to find the references and come back to them when you need them. For example, I've been aware of several for years but only really used a handful of them because I never really bothered to learn them. It changes everyday or what? The download is fairly quick, so the installer will open right up and allow you the option of installing your newly-downloaded package.
If you start directly installing everything, you will end up with a growing number of untracked files that will lead to redundancies and conflicts. Run makepkg and then look at the files that it creates in the package directory if you are curious abou Thank you for the welcome and for the help! Discord Linux app provides free access to all functions, which cannot be said about its main competitors, Ventrilo and TeamSpeak. I learned that the shortcuts are actually just , which led to my discovery of. Apparently this was quite resource intensive as my laptop got extremely hot. Based on a rolling-release model, Arch also strives to stay bleeding edge, and typically offers the latest stable versions of most software. You also see the proper way to install it on the system.
I would like to run Discord. Note: you should be using apt, as opposed to the older apt-get command. Discord On Generic Linux Distributions On non-supported Linux distributions there are many different ways to install the Discord client. Not sure what matters in this particular context, but this is a fresh install of Arch from today using both base and base-devel packages. The tests are kinda annoying on that package but thankfully it doesn't seem to update that often, so once you get it compiled once you should be fine for a while. Everything from the aur is typically compiled from source if possible, and libc++ is no different.