Arch repo migration - Completed

https://archlinux.org/news/git-migration-completed/

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Thx for sharing @anon28865476

Looks like some breakages here & there I would think.

Been the nice guy that I am, I let you go first! :joy:

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Lol, you don t need to be that nice !

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A smooth changeover was had it seems.

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https://archlinux.org/news/git-migration-announcement/

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Thx for sharing @judd

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Git migration completed. Follow instructions in the link below to update your system.

https://archlinux.org/news/git-migration-completed/

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Yep! me too.
Did not hurt at all :sweat_smile:

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Merging this one with the other thread.

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and a little cleaning afterwards.

Cleaning the package cache

Pacman stores its downloaded packages in /var/cache/pacman/pkg/ and does not remove the old or uninstalled versions automatically. This has some advantages:

  1. It allows to downgrade a package without the need to retrieve the previous version through other means, such as the Arch Linux Archive.
  2. A package that has been uninstalled can easily be reinstalled directly from the cache directory, not requiring a new download from the repository.

However, it is necessary to deliberately clean up the cache periodically to prevent the directory to grow indefinitely in size.

The paccache(8) script, provided within the pacman-contrib package, deletes all cached versions of installed and uninstalled packages, except for the most recent three, by default:

# paccache -r
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