After seeing a tiling window manager in action on a very minimal disttribution, I knew it was my time to take the pilgrimage to Arch. As a long time Linux fanatic I’d never really taken the time to understand what makes Arch different from other distributions. The Arch Way Forces one to build the system up by hand. This encourages you to question each piece of the system. The result is a highly tailored and minimal system that meets precisely your needs.