[arch-proaudio] New [community] additions for 2018

David Runge dave at sleepmap.de
Sat Jan 27 18:01:29 UTC 2018

On 2018-01-27 18:39:16 (+0100), Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Sat, 27 Jan 2018 18:32:56 +0100, David Runge wrote:
> >Please note: If you now do a `pacman -Syu` (with the
> >[community-testing] repo still enabled in /etc/pacman.conf), you'll
> >update your system with everything that's newer in [community-testing]
> >in comparison to [community] (the first has precedence)!
> Better do not enable testing, buts simply install the package you wish
> to test by
>   pacman -S URL_of_the_package_location
Ralf, that's not really a helpful suggestion.

However, if you activate the [community-testing] repository, pacman will
properly install all dependencies of a package and be able to keep track
of it in a reasonable way.
Some of the new additions have dependencies (also in

So please, refrain from doing it the way Ralf described.

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