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Go back to [[Conky]].
 
Go back to [[Conky]].
  
=== Display package update information ===
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== Display package update information ==
  
 
[[Pacman]] provides its own script called {{ic|checkupdates}} which displays package updates from the official repos. Use {{ic|<nowiki>${execi 3600 checkupdates | wc -l}</nowiki>}} to display the total number of packages.
 
[[Pacman]] provides its own script called {{ic|checkupdates}} which displays package updates from the official repos. Use {{ic|<nowiki>${execi 3600 checkupdates | wc -l}</nowiki>}} to display the total number of packages.

Revision as of 21:49, 14 March 2018


Go back to Conky.

Display package update information

Pacman provides its own script called checkupdates which displays package updates from the official repos. Use ${execi 3600 checkupdates | wc -l} to display the total number of packages.