Tagged: AUR

Yay AUR helper

Yay – Yet Another Reliable AUR Helper Written In GO

Howdy Arch Users! I’ve got a good news for you. Today, I stumbled upon yet another reliable AUR helper called “Yay”. Yep! the name of this AUR helper is Yay. In the past, I was...

AUR package Manager

Trizen – A Lightweight AUR Package Manager For Arch-Based Systems

Important Update: Please don’t use Trizen. It is out dated and discontinued. Use Yay AUR helper instead. https://www.ostechnix.com/yay-found-yet-another-reliable-aur-helper/ Update: It is good to know that the development of Trizen is resumed and it is being...

Graphical Frontends for Pacman

How To Speed Up Compilation Process When Installing Packages From AUR

There are many reasons why I (and everyone) prefer Arch Linux over other Linux distributions. It is a rolling release, so you will always have the last version of your applications. And, other notable reasons...

Install Oracle Java 8 in Arch Linux

Cower – A Simple AUR Helper For Arch Linux

Important Update: Please don’t use Cower. It is out dated and discontinued. Use Yay AUR helper instead. https://www.ostechnix.com/yay-found-yet-another-reliable-aur-helper/ We have already written about some AUR helpers, such as Pacaur, Packer, Trizen, – Yaourt and Yay,...

downgrade a package in arch linux

How To Downgrade A Package In Arch Linux

As you might know, Arch Linux is a rolling release and DIY (do-it-yourself) distribution. So you have to be bit careful while updating it often, especially installing or updating packages from the third party repositories...

Install Yaourt In Arch Linux

How To Install Yaourt In Arch Linux

Important Update: Please don’t use Yaourt. It is out dated and discontinued. Use Yay AUR helper instead. https://www.ostechnix.com/yay-found-yet-another-reliable-aur-helper/ Unlike most other Linux distributions, one main advantage of using Arch Linux is the users can add...