An AUR helper and pacman wrapper - paru

An AUR helper and pacman wrapper. More information: GitHub - Morganamilo/paru: Feature packed AUR helper.

  • Interactively search for and install a package:

paru {{package_name_or_search_term}}

  • Synchronize and update all packages:


  • Upgrade AUR packages:

paru -Sua

  • Get information about a package:

paru -Si {{package_name}}

  • Download PKGBUILD and other package source files from the AUR or ABS:

paru --getpkgbuild {{package_name}}

  • Display the PKGBUILD file of a package:

paru --getpkgbuild --print {{package_name}}