[arch-general] Question on repository

Jesse Juhani Jaara jesse.jaara at gmail.com
Tue Jan 25 16:14:59 EST 2011

ti, 2011-01-25 kello 22:13 +0100, Grzegorz Rumiński kirjoitti:

> Hi lads,
> Can I selectively install apackage from [testing] repo or do I have to
> uncomment it in pacman.conf, update database, install it and then comment it
> again? Is there a way to install it more quickly/with less messing around
> with conf file? I do not have access to my arch box for a few weeks now but
> started to wonder...
> Thanks,
> Greg.

Enable it in pacman.conf and place it as the last repository. Then
pacman -Sy testing/pkg_name

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