• Antergos now recognized as Arch for some reason


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    I’m not sure what even happened…I think the image is self-explanatory. This is definitely Antergos and it’s been Antergos up until the other day that I ran neofetch out of habit and saw this.

  • @thesano The image is self-explanatory indeed. Neofetch reads Antergos as Arch, which it essentially is. If you use Screenfetch it will give you the Antergos logo.
    Nothing wrong here. 😎

    Never to old to learn.

  • @axioma But Neofetch recognizes Antergos as Antergos on my other laptop I freshly installed Antergos on 😐

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    This is my Neofetch screenshot.
    Not sure why it gives different results.

    Never to old to learn.

  • @axioma

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    Here’s my Neofetch on my second laptop which recognizes it as Antergos. But in any case, it’s not really an issue as you’ve informed me so I won’t worry about it anymore. Thanks!

  • @thesano Interesting.

    Never to old to learn.

  • Screenfetch also recognises Antergos at my laptop as Arch and I think that this happened when I started using multiple Desktop Enviroments at the same time.
    Now I only run plasma.
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  • If you want to be sure, go to System - Info center. There you should be able to confirm that you are using Antergos.

    Never to old to learn.

  • System Information also shows Arch…
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  • Like earlier posters said; nothing to worry about, I noticed that the information displays in random. Sometimes it’s called Antergos, sometimes Arch, the most important thing is, that the system still rolls 😉

    KDE/XFCE/i3-WM

    Everybody is a genius, but if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing its stupid.

  • Hello,

    The FAQ page on Neofetch’s Wiki has a section about downstream distros being detected as their upstream counterparts. Give it a read as it does explain why this happens.

    https://github.com/dylanaraps/neofetch/wiki/Frequently-Asked-Questions#linux-neofetch-reports-inaccurate-distro-name

    • Dylan Araps
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