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想要启用镜像,打开 /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist 并定位到你的地理区域。取消注释您想使用的镜像。

注意: ftp.archlinux.org 限速 50KB/s
# Any
# Server = ftp://mirrors.kernel.org/archlinux/$repo/os/$arch
Server = http://mirrors.kernel.org/archlinux/$repo/os/$arch

参见 #镜像状态#按速度排序 查看帮助选择镜像的工具。

提示: 取消注释5个你最喜欢的镜像,把他们放在 mirrorlist 文件最上方。这样你就很容易找到它们并且如果第一个镜像出问题可以很容易切换。这也让合并 mirrorlist 更新更容易。

也可以在 /etc/pacman.conf 中指定镜像。对于 [core] 仓库,默认设置是:

Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist

想要使用 HostEurope 镜像作为默认镜像,把它添加在 Include 行之前:

Server = ftp://ftp.hosteurope.de/mirror/ftp.archlinux.org/core/os/$arch
Include = /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist

pacman 会首先尝试链接这个镜像。继续在 [testing], [extra], 和 [community]仓库添加同样一行,如果需要的话。

注意: 如果镜像直接在 pacman.conf 中声明,记得在所有的仓库使用同样的镜像。否则不相容的包就可能被安装。如 [core] 中的 linux 和 [extra] 中的旧的内核模块不相容。


Check the status of the Arch mirrors and how updated they are by visiting http://www.archlinux.de/?page=MirrorStatus or http://www.archlinux.org/mirrors/status/.

You can generate an up to date mirrorlist here, automate the process with a script, or install Reflector, a utility that generates a mirrorlist using Mirrorcheck's list; you can also manually check how up-to-date a mirror is by:

  1. picking a server and browsing to "extra/os/";
  2. accessing http://www.archlinux.org/ in another browser tab or window; and
  3. comparing the last-modified date of the i686 directory on the mirror to the [extra] date on the homepage, in the Package Repositories box to the right.


If not using reflector, which has the ability to sort mirrors by both how updated they are and their speed, follow this demonstration of manual mirror sorting.


Take full advantage of using the fastest local mirror, which can be determined via the included Bash script, /usr/bin/rankmirrors.

Use cd to switch to the /etc/pacman.d directory:

# cd /etc/pacman.d

Back up the existing /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist:

# cp /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.backup

Edit /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.backup and uncomment mirrors for testing with rankmirrors.

Optionally run the following sed line to uncomment every mirror:

# sed '/^#\S/ s|#||' -i /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.backup

Finally, rank the mirrors. Operand -n 6 means only output the 6 fastest mirrors:

# rankmirrors -n 6 /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.backup > /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist

Run rankmirrors -h for a list of all the available options.

Force pacman to refresh the package lists
After creating/editing /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist, (manually or by using rankmirrors) issue the following command:

# pacman -Syy
Tip: Passing two --refresh or -y flags forces pacman to refresh all package lists even if they are considered to be up to date. Issuing pacman -Syy whenever changing to a new mirror is good practice and will avoid possible issues.


It is not a good idea to just use the fastest mirrors, since the fastest mirrors might be out of date. The preferred way would be to use #按速度排序, then sorting those 6 fastest mirrors by their #镜像状态.

Simply visit either one or both #镜像状态 links and sort them by the ones that are more up to date. Move the more up to date mirrors to the top of /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist and if the mirrors are way out of date simply do not use those; repeat the process leaving out the outdated mirrors. So this ends up with a total of 6 mirrors that are sorted by speed and status, leaving out outdated mirrors.

When having mirror issues the above should be repeated. Or repeat once in a while even if not having mirror problems, to keep /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist up to date.

Script to automate use of Pacman Mirrorlist Generator

You can use the following shell script to update your mirrors based on the rankings produced by the Pacman Mirrorlist Generator. If you do not live in the United States, you can change the country variable.


[ "$UID" != 0 ] && su=sudo


tmpfile=$(mktemp --suffix=-mirrorlist)

# Get latest mirror list and save to tmpfile
wget -qO- "$url" | sed 's/^#Server/Server/g' > "$tmpfile"

# Backup and replace current mirrorlist file
{ echo "Backing up the original mirrorlist..."
  $su mv -i /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.orig; } &&
{ echo "Rotating the new list into place..."
  $su mv -i "$tmpfile" /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist; }
Note: You will need to copy the text above, place it into a file, and run chmod +x on the file. If you are not currently logged in as root, the script will invoke sudo for you when it needs to rotate the new mirrorlist into place.

使用 Reflector

Alternatively, you can use Reflector to automatically retrieve the latest mirrorlist from the MirrorStatus page, filter the most up-to-date mirrors, sort them by speed and overwrite the file /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.


The official Arch Linux mirror list is available from the pacman-mirrorlist package. To get an even more up-to-date list of mirrors, use the Pacman Mirror List Generator page on the main site.

In the unlikely scenario that you are without any configured mirrors and pacman-mirrorlist is not installed, run the following command:

# wget -O /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist https://www.archlinux.org/mirrorlist/all/

Be sure to uncomment a preferred mirror as described above, then:

# pacman -Syy
# pacman -Sf pacman-mirrorlist

If you want your mirror to be added to the official list, file a feature request. In the meantime, add it to the #Unofficial mirrors list at the end of this page.

If you get an error stating that the $arch variable is used but not defined, add the following to your /etc/pacman.conf:

Architecture = x86_64
Note: You can also use the values auto and i686 for the Architecture variable.


These mirrors are not listed in /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.













可以使用 IPv6 的镜像


Out-of-sync mirrors: corrupted packages/file not found

Issues regarding out-of-sync mirrors pointed out in this news post may have already been sorted out for most users, but in the event that problems of this nature present themselves again, simply try to see if the packages are present in the [testing] repository.

After having synced with pacman -Sy, use this command:

# pacman -Ud $(pacman -Sup | tail -n +2 | sed -e 's,/\(core\|extra\)/,/testing/,' \
                                              -e 's,/\(community\)/,/\1-testing/,')

Doing so could help in any occasion where packages in the mirror have not been synced to [core] or [extra], and are still residing in [testing]. It is perfectly safe to install from [testing] in this case since the packages are being matched by version and release numbers.

In any event, it is best to switch mirrors and sync with pacman -Syy than resorting to an alternate repository. However, all or some of the mirrors may at times be out-of-sync to some degree.


To emulate pacman -Su's behavior of going through the entire mirror list, use this script:


# Pacman will not exit on the first error. Comment the line below to
# try from [testing] directly.
pacman -Su "$@" && exit

while read -r pkg; do
  if pacman -Ud "$pkg"; then
    while read -r mirror; do
      pacman -Ud $(sed "s,.*\(/\(community-\)*testing/os/\(i686\|x86_64\)/\),$mirror\1," <<<"$pkg") &&
    done < <(sed -ne 's,^ *Server *= *\|/$repo/os/\(i686\|x86_64\).*,,gp' \
           </etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist | tail -n +2 )
done < <(pacman -Sup | tail -n +2 | sed -e 's,/\(core\|extra\)/,/testing/,' \
                                        -e 's,/\(community\)/,/\1-testing/,')

Checking multiple mirrors with paccheck

The paccheck script can be used:

  • to compare pacman sync databases and package desc files to different mirrors,
  • to verify size of packages in pacman cache
  • to optionally compare packages in pacman cache to selected mirror(s).

The script is intended to help to detect compromised mirrors, before the official implementation of package signing. It is destined for those who may want a little more assurance against some possible hacking scenarios of mirror servers.

The Full System Update Procedure is:

  1. Run paccheck as a non-root user. Pacman will be synchronised and the needed packages will be downloaded.
  2. Examine report
  3. If no package mismatch, then run pacman -Su as root to update your system

The script can be found in the AUR: paccheckAUR


  • [MirUp] -- pacman mirrorlist downloader/checker