Template:Package Official is a package created by Daenyth that includes various useful package-related utilities. It is available in community, and the latest Template:Package AUR release is available in AUR.
A tool to simplify creating a new package.
pkgfile is a tool that tells you which package owns a specific file. It also has some extra related features.
You should update filelist first.
# pkgfile --update
$ pkgfile -s pkgfile # Search package that contain file's name pkgfile. community/pkgtools # Your searched file is in pkgtools package and community repository.
"Command not found" hook
pkgfile includes a "command not found" hook that will automatically search the official repositories if you enter a command that is not recognized. It can be enabled in
/etc/pkgtools/pkgfile.conf or in
That will enable the hook in login shells only. If you want it in all your shells, source /usr/share/pkgtools/pkgfile-hook.bash from your .bashrc.
Converts an rpm .spec file into a PKGBUILD