[arch-general] pacman --assume-installed in a config file?

Andy Pieters arch-general at andypieters.me.uk
Thu Jun 18 13:46:21 UTC 2020

On Thu, 18 Jun 2020 at 14:31, Damjan Georgievski via arch-general <
arch-general at archlinux.org> wrote:

> I often find myself using the `assume-installed`[1] option of pacman
> when doing upgrades, since I want to avoid some (for me) nonsensical
> dependencies to be installed.
> Is it possible to configure this in some config file, so I don't have
> to remember to type it all the time?
At the risk of sounding facetious:

alias pacmans=pacman --asume-installed

In your bashrc?

Then you just need to type 1 extra letter

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