[arch-general] Debootstrap for Arch?

Dwight Schauer dschauer at gmail.com
Thu Apr 1 03:26:59 CEST 2010

On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 7:20 PM, Daenyth Blank <daenyth+arch at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 21:17, Piyush P Kurur <ppk> wrote:
>> You can install packages under a particular directroy using the command
>> pacman -S pkgname -r /gateway/to/hell
>> So using that you can actually build a chrooted environment and work
>> your way up.
> Duh, now why didn't I think of that? There's a wiki page for how to
> install arch inside a chroot, use that.


There is also mkarchroot which is similar to debootstrap.

You need to install devtools to get mkarchroot.

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