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The Arch User Repository (AUR) is a repository that contains PKGBUILDs which are created and maintained by the community.

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in AUR checksum is checksum of what?

In arch linux AUR there is a checksum field. It is easy to calculate checksum of files or archived directories. The thing I cannot find on internet is this AUR checksum is checksum of what?
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How to Build a .pkg.tar.zst package from an RPM Structured Source?

Before converting to Arch Linux, I'm preparing for my frequently used software, and I nearly finds all alternative form for my daily used software, except for my Canon Printer driver. Fortunately, the ...
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Archlinux - no package found when upgrade through yay

When trying to update system, I encounter a peculiar issue where yay identifies that a nodejs-lts-gallium would need to be upgraded, through direct? or indirect (most likely) depdency: $ yay -Syu (...)...
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How to ask for root password from the user for my GUI app which pipes it to makepkg?

I was learning rust. I am building a simple GUI application that scrapes through aur and installs a package. I am using tauri for GUI. So, to install an aur application, I will run makepkg -si inside ...
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Error "undefined reference to" when building package seafile-client on manjaro

My seafile-client on Manjaro stopped working. So, I removed it and tried to reinstall it. However, when I tried to build the seafile-client from AUR, the installation always aborts. The installation ...
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What is the difference between yay -Sc and yay -Scc?

I have seen seen people online use yay -Sc, but I have also seen people use yay -Scc What is the difference? There is a man page segment for yay -Sc: -Sc Yay will also clean cached AUR package ...
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How to install an application from archlinux.org

I am trying to download IntelliJ IDEA application from the AUR. I can see that is on archlinux.org here. However when I type in sudo pacman -S intellij-idea-ultimate-edition I get error target not ...
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Permission denied in AUR helper paru

Recently, I tried the Archlinux on WSL2. But I got into trouble when I used Paru as the AUR helper to install some packages like bochs. It said: error: Permission denied (os error 13) I knew it was ...
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Is it safe to install brave for AUR? [duplicate]

I've always used either windows, macOS or linux distros that have brave to be downloaded through official means, but now I'm planning to switch to arch linux and I'll have to download it from the AUR. ...
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Is it safe to install brave from AUR?

I'm planning to switch to ArcoLinux but I use brave and I was a little bit worried about having to install a program that is maintained by some random person that might corrupt the package itself. Is ...
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Arch Linux: error: could not find all required packages

For the past few days I've been getting the following error when running paru -Su: ~ ❯ paru -Su [sudo] password for j: :: Starting full system upgrade... there is nothing to do :: Looking ...
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aur key not found, attempting to locate packages that use that key

i tried to do an upgrade today and got an error about 2 keys I am trying to figure out which packages are causing the error so I can either delete them or gather the key file for them. downloading ...
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Cannot install lwp on AUR: GPG key rejected by import screener

I am trying to install a package called "lwp" on the Arch User Repository. It requires the pgp key 4EEDEE4D29DAE8A18CAFDA18BEC621B96C853813 When I try and import the following key, I get an ...
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Unable to install picom

I am trying to install picom on Manjaro. I tried to download it from the AUR yay -S picom-git am getting these errors :: File /var/cache/pacman/pkg/libconfig-1.7.3-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.zst is corrupted (...
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Command to open new shell and block

My AUR helper runs a command to open the package files for inspection before proceeding to build and install. This needs to block, because after the program exits, the AUR helper will ask me to ...
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GOPATH not installed when using AUR

I am trying to install supabase-git, but it's happened on many other packages. During the build stage, I get this: ==> Starting build()... missing $GOPATH ==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build()...
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While Installing pkg using yay, which AUR package (git / bin / stable) will you choose and where will you save it?

Whilst installing from Arch User Repository (AUR) we have several choices (git / bin / stable). However it's not clear which one should one choose and where should one save it. I have read the manual ...
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Can't execute shell script in AUR PKGBUILD

In the PKGBUILD file for an AUR I am working on, I get the following error in my package() function: ./install.sh: No such file or directory here is the function: package() { cd /opt/"$...
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Unable to install vala-panel-appmenu-xfce-git and vala-panel-appmenu-common-git in Manjaro

I wanted to install vala-panel-appmenu-xfce-git and vala-panel-appmenu-common-git in Manjaro. So I first used: pamac build vala-panel-appmenu-xfce-git in the terminal. This is the output I got: ...
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"Please commit your changes" git error when trying to update packages

When I run yay -Syu to update packages on my Arch Linux machine, I get this error: -> error fetching libcamera-git: error: Your local changes to the following files would be overwritten by merge: ...
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How to add mega repo in Arch Linux

How can I add the Mega repository to Arch Linux? Already add this in my pacman.conf [DEB_Arch_Extra] SigLevel = Required TrustedOnly Server = https://mega.nz/linux/MEGAsync/Arch_Extra/$arch But I am ...
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How to install 32-bit version of package in PKGBUILD?

So I took over an orphaned AUR package that contains separate sources for 32-bit and 64-bit packages. I'm on a 64-bit machine, but I want to also test that the 32-bit installation works before I push ...
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Are Arch Community Packages safe from virus or malwares?

I am new on Linux ecosystem and have some confusions regarding the terminology that are being used. With that being said, my reason to switch to a Linux Distro from Windows because it provides a ...
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How to check GPG Keys on AUR files?

I don't know how to move the signature (.asc) file into my /opt/Mullvad folder in order to verify the signature. I use YAY (AUR Helper). The folder it installs to is read only. How can I move the asc ...
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How do I delete an AUR package that shares its name with a Core/Community/Extra package?

I have redundant packages installed that share the same name on the official repo and AUR. community/nerd-fonts-noto-sans-mono 2.0.0-1 [installed] community/nerd-fonts-terminus 2.1.0-4 [installed] aur/...
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Installing bitcoin-core in Arch Linux (VirtualBox) returns: unknown location(0): fatal error: in runtime error: _S_create_c_locale name not valid

I'd like to maintain a BTC node / wallet on a VM within VirtualBox. For this I installed Arch Linux, manually. The process wasn't the smoothest experience, but I got it working, eventually. Then I ...
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Apache Netbeans extreme font rendering issues on KDE

I've just installed Apache Netbeans in Manjaro, and for some reason the font rendering is completely broken, lacking antialiassing and generally just looking bad. I've tried adding: --laf Nimbus -J-...
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How to install AUR package in home directory?

IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate is not available as an Arch Linux core package, and has a built-in upgrade mechanism. For these reasons it would be convenient to install it into my home directory, letting it ...
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how many types of orphan package are there

I clean orphan packages sometimes on Arch or Ubuntu based OS. But some of them not at pacman or yay list paru -Ss dfu-util community/dfu-util 0.10-1 [34.94KB 104.31KB] Tool intended to download ...
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How to locate which application downloaded files to my computer?

I was doing a routine system clean-up today and I noticed that in my Downloads folder there are 4 files(adult videos no less) that I did not download. How can I find out where they came from/what app ...
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Pacman: Target can be found for reinstall, but not for removal

I'm using the Manjaro i3 setup, which comes with the palemoon browser. I however really don't have any need for this, so I'd like to uninstall. When I run pacman -Rns palemoon, I get error: target not ...
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How to download and backup all pacman and pacaur packages?

I would like to have an backup of all pacaur and pacman packages. Example: https://www.archlinux.org/packages/ How to download it all?
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Should I worry about 'WARNING: Package contains reference to $srcdir'?

I was building font-manager package from AUR on my Arch system. It is throwing a warning while the process : ==> WARNING: Package contains reference to $srcdir usr/lib/font-manager/libfontmanager.so....
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Does Pacman's "-n" flag purge configuration files for AUR packages?

In Pacman's man page, there is a -n (nosave) flag that purges all the configuration files of the package being removed. Does this flag work for packages installed from AUR? Is manual cleanup ...
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unable to install pi-hole from AUR on Arch ARM

I'm running Arch ARM on my RasPi and wanted to install pi-hole. I found https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/pi-hole-server/ in the AUR, cloned it requires a few dependecies it cannot install by itself. ...
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How to install multiple instances of an app in Arch linux [closed]

I've searched a lot but with no success. my problem is that I want to install multiple instances of an application in Arch Linux. to be more specific, I want 2-3 instances of latest Skype. one for my ...
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Install Package without dependencies from AUR in Manjaro

I'm trying to install CamlImages(http://gallium.inria.fr/camlimages/), I can't seem to get it to work by building it myself so I am trying to get it from the AUR. My problem is, it has omake listed ...
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unable to upgrade zoom on Arch Linux

I've got zoom installed on my Arch box. When I start it, it shows me a window which states on the bottom Version: 3.5.374815.0324. The problem is, I don't remember how I got this original version ...
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MongoDB installation size is huge

I need MongoDB to install on Arch Linux. It needs 180+GB free space for installation. However, I have 99GB partition where Arch Linux is installed and 107GB partition free. Can I installed MongoDB by ...
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How do I find binary installed from AUR package?

I installed balena-cli from AUR (https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/balena-cli/) using yay on my Arch box and all seemed to complete well but I can't find a balena-cli (or similar binary) on my system....
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Start forge server on arch linux?

I installed the latest version of minecraft forge server over the AUR. 1 aur/forge-server 1.15.2_31.1.0-1 (+2 0.11%) (Installed) Minecraft Forge server unit files, script and jar I can't seem to ...
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How to makepkg a git repository outside of the file

I'm trying to build a file called command.sh, which will just host a series of terminal commands that will install the software I need when I decide to buy a new computer. Its just the convenience of ...
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How to install gcc7 multilib on arch linux?

I've downloaded the gcc7 package with pacaur -S and that worked fine. Now I'm looking for the gcc7 multilib package but I can't find the pacman or aur package anywhere in the internet. Can someone ...
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How to install Amazon Corretto on Manjaro?

I'm trying to install Amazon Corretto on Manjaro Linux. As it's available on AUR, I installed it using Yay. However, whenever running any command, it's not found. How do I properly set it?
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What's the difference between pkg, pkg-bin and pkg-git on the AUR?

For example, there's https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/github-desktop/, https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/github-desktop-bin/, and https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/github-desktop-git/. I took ...
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I cannot install Yaourt: I do not have write permission for the directory

These are the instructions (https://manjaro.site/how-to-install-yaourt-on-arch-linux/) to install Yaourt: git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/package-query.git cd package-query makepkg -si cd .. ...
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NordVPN not working on Manjaro

I can't make NordVPN work on Manjaro. I git cloned the repo, run makepkg -d in order to build it and resolve dependencies and then run sudo pacman -U nordvpn-bin-3.3.1_3-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz But ...
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Arch/Hurd and the AUR

if i installed Arch/Hurd, Will I be able to use the AUR to install from source code since i will not be able to use the Arch/Linux binary packages ? have anyone tried to do that ?
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error: PKGBUILD contains CRLF characters and cannot be executed

When trying to install some (though not all) packages from AUR using yay or pacaur, such as rstudio-desktop or zotero, I get the following errors (translated from German): :: checking integrity of ...
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Manjaro AUR install: what is the difference between "makepkg -s" then "pacman -U *.tar.xz" vs "makepkg -si"

In Manjaro is there any functional difference between using makepkg -s followed by then running pacman -U <package_name>.tar.xz instead of just using makepkg -si ? I've seen them both used ...
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