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Installing Packages
  
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The wiki suggests using
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makepkg -s
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and then
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pacman -U foo.pkg.tar.xz
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I recently, on another wiki page, came across the -i option for makepkg which seems to make the separate pacman command unnecessary. Is this actually the case? Or is there a reason not to use the makepkg -i option? [[User:Hundovir|Hundovir]] ([[User talk:Hundovir|talk]]) 12:38, 12 November 2013 (UTC)

Revision as of 12:38, 12 November 2013

Installing Packages

The wiki suggests using

makepkg -s

and then

pacman -U foo.pkg.tar.xz


I recently, on another wiki page, came across the -i option for makepkg which seems to make the separate pacman command unnecessary. Is this actually the case? Or is there a reason not to use the makepkg -i option? Hundovir (talk) 12:38, 12 November 2013 (UTC)