Arch Linux package manager utility - pacman --upgrade

Arch Linux package manager utility. More information: pacman(8) — Arch manual pages.

  • Install one or more packages from files:

sudo pacman --upgrade {{path/to/package1.pkg.tar.zst}} {{path/to/package2.pkg.tar.zst}}

  • Install a package without prompting:

sudo pacman --upgrade --noconfirm {{path/to/package.pkg.tar.zst}}

  • Overwrite conflicting files during a package installation:

sudo pacman --upgrade --overwrite {{path/to/file}} {{path/to/package.pkg.tar.zst}}

  • Install a package, skipping the dependency version checks:

sudo pacman --upgrade --nodeps {{path/to/package.pkg.tar.zst}}

  • List packages that would be affected (does not install any packages):

pacman --upgrade --print {{path/to/package.pkg.tar.zst}}

  • Display help:

pacman --upgrade --help