I saw a post about not enough testers on real HW, so I am sacrificing my netbook (since the 32-bit support is probably going away anyway this fall).
I can confirm that the package selection is dynamically loaded. I see:
I also think I saw something about mirror ranking before the live ISO GUI came up, but it could not rank mirrors because it did not have my WEP password, so I ranked them manually, after giving up without ranking.
I left the default on manjaro, selected all of desktop, and selected only qupzilla from desktop.
Everything seems to work, I was able to add my wireless network. There is no LXQt way of adding the touchpad tap actions the way I can in Plasma System Settings, right?