In Arch Linux I want to get a list of the packages installed and install all packages from a file. But I want to include packages from the AUR.

With pacman I can get the list of installed packages:

$ pacman -Qqe > pkglist.txt

And install packages from a list:

# pacman -S --needed - < pkglist.txt
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Have you noticed ? It would probably a more appropriate commmunity for this.
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The problem is that there is a scary red banner in the wiki that says:

Warning: AUR helpers are not supported by Arch Linux. You should become familiar with the manual build process in order to be prepared to troubleshoot problems.

I don’t what to find out what they’ll do to me if I go and ask there XD. Kidding, I actually hadn’t seen it.

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Linux is a family of open source Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on September 17, 1991 by Linus Torvalds. Linux is typically packaged in a Linux distribution (or distro for short).

Distributions include the Linux kernel and supporting system software and libraries, many of which are provided by the GNU Project. Many Linux distributions use the word “Linux” in their name, but the Free Software Foundation uses the name GNU/Linux to emphasize the importance of GNU software, causing some controversy.


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